Top Events in June 2017


This year already for the third time the whole world will celebrate the International Day of Yoga on the 21st of June as introduced by the United Nations decision in 2015. Ukrainians being well-acquainted with the yoga tradition, actively supported the festival that was celebrated with a huge success last year. This June even more grandiose thematic events will be organized in Kiev so all the citizens and guests of the capital will be able to enjoy numerous yoga classes, Indian dances and music, and just relax, feel the harmony inside, and even “find Zen” just in the center of the capital!

Be a part of this outstanding Event which is planned to be included in the “Record Book of Ukraine” for getting 10,000 people doing Yoga together in Khreshchatyk Str.

June 18, 2017 (Sunday)
International Day of Yoga Marathon

Time: 07.15 – 10.15
The main stage is located near TSUM/Kyiv City State Administration (36 Khreshchatyk Str.)
International Day of Yoga Marathon is a unique event, the real holiday of healthy lifestyle that will unite thousands of people in the capital of Ukraine. The program includes the Welcome address by Ambassador and Chief Guests, Yoga Marathon guided from the stage by professional teacher, Indian dances, and exciting Acro-Yoga Flash mob.

June 21, 2017 (Wednesday)
International Yoga Day Mela-Festival

Time: 16.00-21.00
Open stage in City Garden at Mariyinsky Park (1 Grushevskogo Str.)
Whether you practice yoga or would like to learn more about these mysterious practices, join the International Yoga Festival with an extensive cultural program (see below) and start your own path of discovery and awakening already this June!


June 02-03
White Nights Vol. 4

Art-zavod Platforma (1 Bilomorska Str.)

2 times a year “Art-zavod Platforma” lives by the principle “The night is brighter than day!” “White Nights” is one of the biggest dance events that will unite 5 dance floors, more than 100 artists from different musical directions – from Disco to Drum&Bass, light installations, bright photo areas, hundreds of kilowatts of sound and over 15,000 happy music lovers.


June 03-05
The celebration of the Trinity Day

Open-Air Museum of National Architecture “Pyrogovo”, Pechersk Landscape Park, Postal Square
The Trinity Day celebrates the Christian belief of Holy Spirit’s descent on the apostles. In 2017 it falls on the 4th of June, so from 3rd till 5th of June you are invited to different celebrations traditionally organized in Kiev. Customarily, Open-Air Museum of National Architecture “Pyrogovo” hosts the colorful folk festivals these days. There is also a celebration in Pechersk Landscape Park where you may watch the performances of folk groups, become acquainted with national rituals, and even sing spring songs (“vesnyanka”). Moreover, some thematic events will be conducted on Postal Square. Just explore these locations and you will easily feel the spirit of the holiday in Kiev.

June 03-04
The Blacksmith Festival

60 Polyana Lisova Str., Buzova village
Ethnographic Complex “Ukrainian Village” invites you to visit the annual blacksmith festival. The masters from all over Ukraine will come here to demonstrate their skills, talents and show that traditional blacksmithing is alive!
The festival is dedicated to the talented craftsman-blacksmith Matyash Hryhoriy who died while defending our country in Donetsk region in 2015.


June 10-11
“О-FEST 2017”

City park in Bucha, Pechersk Landscape Park (25 Lavrska Str.), Kiev National Academic Theatre of Operetta (53/3 Velyka Vasylkivska)
The Vth International Music Festival “O-Fest 2017” traditionally gathers artists & singers of the leading musical theaters of Ukraine and the World. The visitors can enjoy numerous musical and dance shows, plastic, dramatic performances and stunts, art exhibitions, workshops, entertainment for children and much more. Timetable: City park in Bucha on May 10 at 12 – 23; Pechersk Landscape Park on May 11 at 12 – 21, Kiev National Academic Theatre of Operetta on May 11 at 18 – 22.
“О-FEST”: let’s unite the world with music!


June 11
Jack Russell Kyiv 2017

Ukrainian House (2 Khreshchatyk Str.), Khreshchatyk Str.
Jack Russell Kyiv 2017 is a parade on streets of Kiev that is aimed to cultivate love to animals.
The participants will gather near Ukrainian House at 10:00 and then go to Independence Square, Central Department Store (TsUM) and come back to Independence Square. In front of the procession, there will be the flags with drawings of Jack Russell Terriers while all the parade will be accompanied by the songs from the movie “Mask”. You will also watch Rio dances, tricks with dogs, and enjoy the atmosphere.
Pre-registration is required.


June 21
World Music Day with MonParis

Ocean Plaza Mall near aquarium (176 Antonovycha Str.)
Originated in France, the World Music Day is celebrated in 120 countries around the world on the longest day of the year, June 21. MonParis Sweet Shop invites you to join the celebration of this amazing holiday in their wonderful island of France located in the Ocean Plaza Shopping Mall. The day full of music and sweet discoveries is waiting for you here!


June 28 – July 02
Atlas Weekend 2017

Expocenter of Ukraine (1 Hlushkova Ave.)
Atlas Weekend is the great music festival in Ukraine that will take place from June 28th till July 2nd, 2017 at VDNH, Kyiv, Ukraine. Such famous singers and bands as The Prodigy, John Newman, Three Days Grace, Alex Clare, Nothing But Thieves, The Hardkiss, Boombox, Therr Maitz, Monatik, Pianoboy and more than 200 other artists will give concerts on 6 day stages, 2 night stages. The main purpose of the festival — development of Ukrainian festival culture, tourists attraction and popularization of Ukrainian music.


June 30 – July 02
Ostrov Festival

Trukhaniv Island
Ostrov is a three-day festival of electronic music, a great opportunity to hear the outstanding artists who perform in techno, house and electronic style in general. Every year Ostrov Festival successfully unites dozens of musicians, DJs, live performers and thousands of absolutely different fans of electronic music in one location.



June 02

Stereo Plaza (119 Chervonozoryaniy Ave.)
The legendary German DJ, musician, and producer of electronic dance music will present his new studio album “neXt” in Kiev. The tracklist includes a huge number of collaborative works of Andre with famous as well as little-known (but not less talented) performers. So now you have an invaluable opportunity to be among the first to hear the new creations of the musician.

Apr 02, 28

Event Hall Freedom (134 Kyrylivska Str.)
Welcome to the exclusive show of the National Honoured Academic Dance Ensemble of Ukraine named after P.P. Virsky. The bright and expressive movements, incredible jumpings, circles as well as dance dynamics that varies from melancholy to euphoria, and extraordinary national costumes are waiting for you here. Energy, enthusiasm, high mastery of vibrant artists make the whole world applaud to the Ensemble. Snatch the opportunity to visit this holiday of Ukrainian dance. See you at FREEDOM Event Hall!


June 05
“Jazz ring” with Dennis Adu

Caribbean Club (4 Symona Petlyury Str.)
On June 05 at 8 p.m. you can see the real battle of talented Ukrainian saxophonists, Hryhoriy Parshyn and Viktor Pavelko, so that the audience will be able to choose the best one. Traditionally, there will be a performance of Dennis Adu Quintet known as a giant of Ukrainian jazz who plays the role of referee. Come here to feel the spirit of the great battle and esthetic pleasure.


June 09
Dance Concert “MAHA NRITYAM”

20-B M.Berlinskogo Str.

On the occasion of 25 years of diplomatic relations between India and Ukraine with the support of Embassy of India in Ukraine, the school of Indian Classical Arts “LAXMI SAMARPANA” presents the Dance Concert “MAHA NRITYAM” on 9th of June 2017 at 18.45 at the Embassy premises.

June 14

Event Hall Freedom (134 Kyrylivska Str.)
“MEDEA/MEDIA” by “Kvartal-concert” company is expected to be one of the most spectacular and iconic theater premieres in 2017. The play is about the frightening power of the modern world and powerlessness of the modern human, surrounded by many temptations among which he tries to determine the limits of his own cruelty and indifference.
The outstanding actor’s ensemble consisting of famous Ukrainian theater and movie stars, exciting plot, unexpected scenario and the paradoxical feature of the director’s decisions erase the boundaries between fiction and reality, between the audience and the actor.


June 20
Notte Magica – A Tribute To The Three Tenors

Palace “Ukraine” (103 Velyka Vasylkivska Str.)
An Italian operatic pop trio “IL VOLO” is a unique phenomenon in modern music that makes us look at already familiar classic opera in a new light. Their creative work combines the traditional opera, pop music, and classical symphony popularizing the true values of classical music. Don’t miss this bright music event held on June 20 at the Palace “Ukraine”.


June 21
Magic evening with classics

House of Architect ( 7 B.Grinchenka Str.)
You are invited to visit the great romantic show with the performances of such outstanding composers as Strauss, Tchaikovsky, Grieg and more by the National Ensemble of soloists “Kyivska Camerata”. Additionally, talented artist Angelina Zolotaya will create the magic atmosphere with the special technique of water marbling called “Ebru”. Bright colors, fascinating water patterns will give you an unforgettable palette of sensations. Be ready to see how the real musical pictures come to life and dive into the mysterious world of music and waters!


June 26

Stereo Plaza (119 Chervonozoryaniy Ave.)
In Kiev, there is a concert of a famous American rock band “Evanescence” that effectually combines alternative, gothic rock, and metal. The debut studio album “Fallen” was released in 2003 and became Evanescence’s most commercially successful album to date, selling more than seven million copies in the US and over 17 million copies worldwide. On June 26, you will have a great chance to see the band in Ukraine!


June 26
Pavlo Zibrov

Palace “Ukraine” (103 Velyka Vasylkivska Str.)
Pavlo Zibrov is a famous Ukrainian pop singer (baritone) and song writer, People’s Artist of Ukraine who became notable for his song “Khreshchatyk.” Nowadays, Pavlo Zibrov is well-known among the admirers of quality pop music. On June 26, he orgainizes a concert in Kiev within the all-Ukrainian tour dedicated to his anniversary celebration.

June 26

Stereo Plaza (119 Chervonozoryaniy Ave.)
Laura Pergolizzi known as LP is an American pop singer and songwriter, originally from New York. She became especially famous after the release of the second single titled “Lost on You” on November 20, 2015. Lasting four minutes and 26 seconds, this track experienced commercial success, topping the charts of seven European countries. On June 27, it is time to hear Laura Pergolizzi alive on the concert at Stereo Plaza.

June 29, 30
Ballet “Za dvoma zaytsyamy” (a premiere)

National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet (50, Vologymyrska Str.)
“Za dvoma zaytsyamy” is a ballet in 2 acts by Yuriy Shevchenko to a libretto by Tetyana Andreyeva based upon the comedy play of Ukrainian dramatist Mykhailo Starytsky. It tells about Svyryd Holokhvostyy who is trying to get rich by marrying a rich Pronya Sirko and at the same time makes love to the poor and beautiful Halya. By the way, you may find the monument to the main characters of this play at 14 Desyatynna Str. near St Andrew’s Church in Kiev.



May 30-June 02
Aqua-Therm Kyiv

International Exhibition Centre (15 Brovarskoy Ave.)
Aqua-Therm Kyiv is the Eastern Europe’s unique properly-segmented HVAC and water supply & treatment industry event. It presents a new trend of energy efficiency in each sector and features hundreds of domestic and international industry players who are keen to promote their latest products and technologies to industry specialists.
Last year, around 480 exhibiting companies represented 21 countries worldwide.


June 02-03

Mystetskyi Arsenal (10-12 Lavrska Str.)
International Architecture Festival “CANactions” is a great architectural platform aimed to create the conditions for the ideas sharing and dialogue in the sphere of modern architecture. The program includes the lectures provided by well-known foreign and Ukrainian experts, current exhibitions, workshops and film screenings. The festival will be conducted at the National Cultural-Art and Museum Complex “Mystetskyi Arsenal” on June 02-03.


June 07-10
AGRO 2017

Expocenter of Ukraine (1 Hlushkova Ave.)
Organized by the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine on June 07-10, the 29th International Agricultural Exhibition AGRO 2017 is one of the leading Ukrainian trade fair for agricultural machinery, animal farming, renewable and alternative energy, and organic farming. In 2016, more than 180,000 visitors from 37 countries, incl. 53,000 professional visitors attended the event.


June 10-11
DrupalCamp Kyiv 2017

Hotel “Bratislava” (1 Andriya Malyshka Str.)
DrupalCamp Kyiv 2017 is an annual event that aims to union a lot of hi-level developers around a world. It is a large-scale Drupal brainstorm that can be interesting for diverse audience: from interested juniors to concerned experts in their area, specialists from the fields of devOps, front-end, design and management. The event will bring together around 400 participants and will consist of three type of activities: DrupalCamp Conference (June 10), DrupalCamp Party (on the evening of the first day), DrupalCamp CodeSprint (June 11).


June 14-16
Global Cybersecurity Summit

CEC Parkovy (16 A Parkova Road)
The inaugural Global Cybersecurity Summit 2017 (GCS17) will feature a multidisciplinary line-up of speakers, panels, and events that address important issues in the field of cybersecurity and the utilization of the latest technologies to solve problems from a local to global scale. Come here to learn, explore, and share your knowledge about important cyber issues, best practices, and innovations like artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things (IoT), policy and government, encryption, user responsibility, and more.


June 17-18
The conferences of IRES

ibis Kiev City Center (25 Tarasa Shevchenko Blvd.)
The Institute of Research Engineers and Scientists (The IRES) organizes a great variety of events in June in Kiev. Among them are the International Conference on E-Education, E-Business, E-Management and E-Learning, on Engineering and Natural Science (ICENS), on Economics and Social Sciences (ICESS), on Food and Agricultural Engineering (ICFAE), on Innovative Engineering Technologies (ICIET), on Medical and Health Science (ICMHS), on Metallurgy Technology and Materials (ICMTM), on Science, Technology and Management (ICSTM), on Tourism, Transport, and Logistics (ICTTL).


June 04
Kyiv Color Run

Kontraktova Square
For everyone who is willing to meet summer 2017 emotionally, the Kiev club «KM Running club» and the company «New Balance Ukraine» organize already the fourth Kyiv Color Run. Distances of 3 km and 6 km will be richly painted with bright Holi colors and lit by vibrant music of DJ’s! The start will take place on June 4 at 10 a.m. on the Kontraktova Square.


June 10
X International Golf Tournament in Kiev

Golf Stream (Gavronshina village, 30 km west from Kiev)

You are invited to visit X International Golf Tournament in Kiev and spend one sports and entertainment day in the field “Chamberlain” of the golf club “Golfstream”. Besides the tournament itself, there are numerous surprises and memorable presents for the guests. You may also enjoy the performance of famous musician Oleksiy Kohan, jazz jam session, the performance of children’s jazz band, and numerous food courts.



  • June 1 – The International Day for Protection of Children
  • June 4 – Trinity Day (National holiday, day off)
  • June 6 – Journalist Day
  • June 14 – World Blood Donor Day
  • June 21 – International Day of Yoga
  • June 25 – Youth Day
  • June 28 – Constitution Day (National holiday, day off)