From early December a Christmas market centred around a huge Christmas tree takes over Old Town Square.
Český Krumlov's most important cultural event is this month-long celebration of classical music, with a nod to other genres such as folk, pop and jazz. Concerts are scattered around town, though most take place insi…
The Prague Marathon, established in 1989, is held annually in mid- to late May. It’s considered to be one of the world’s top 10 city marathons, attracting in excess of 10,000 entrants. There’s also a half-marathon, …
The Karlovy Vary Film Festival always features the year's top films as well as attracting plenty of (B-list) stars. It's rather behind the pace of the likes of Cannes, Venice and Berlin but is well worth the trip.
The region's biggest annual festival is dedicated to wine. In addition to wine tastings, there are musical performances, parades and general merriment scattered all around town.
A wild week of happenings, theatre pieces, concerts and comedy shows. Much of it is in English. Buy tickets online or at venue box offices before shows.
The town explodes into life during this two-week festival of the best of Czech folk music.
Held over a long weekend in November, this event features all things related to cannabis, including cosmetics, food and beverages, medicines and smoking materials. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult.