Bucharest entertainment

Arts Centre in Bucharest


Housed in a restored heritage building, Point is a three-floor cultural hub fostering contemporary arts through exhibitions, screenings, artist residencies and theatre productions, with a lovely garden in use during…
Live Music in Bucharest

Club A

Run by students, this underground club is a classic and beloved by all who go there. Most weekends bring live music, with anything from rock and pop to blues and alternative.
Live Music in Bucharest


This is a favourite among club-goers who like alternative, turbo-folk, indie and garage sounds. Hosts both live acts and DJs, depending on the night.
Cinema in Bucharest

Cinema Elvire Popesco

Housed in the courtyard of the French Institute, one of the most frequented cultural institutions in Bucharest, this cinema screens a variety of independent Romanian and foreign movies (with subtitles). Member of th…
Football in Bucharest

National Arena

The 56,000-seat national stadium was opened in 2011 and is home turf to the city's biggest football club, Steaua Bucureşti. The arena also hosts international football matches as well as big-name rock concerts and o…
Theatre in Bucharest

National Theatre of Bucharest

The National Theatre is the country's most prestigious dramatic stage. The building is a 1970s-era big box that's gotten a long-overdue facelift; the facilities inside are excellent. Most dramatic works are performe…
Arts Centre in Bucharest

ARCUB Gabroveni

Situated in the renovated former Gabroveni Inn, ARCUB is a multidisciplinary cultural centre, with a regular line-up of art exhibitions, happenings, performances and occasional film screenings. Check the website to …
Live Music in Bucharest

Green Hours 22

This old-school basement jazz club runs a lively program of jazz and experimental theatre most nights through the week, and hosts an international jazz fest in May/June. There's also a popular bar, bistro and garden…
Opera in Bucharest

Bucharest National Opera House

The city's premier venue for classical opera and ballet. Buy tickets online or at the venue box office.
Stadium in Bucharest

Dinamo Stadium

Bucharest's 'second' football club, Dinamo Bucureşti, plays its home matches at this ageing 15,000-seat stadium. The club also plays frequently at the National Arena. Buy tickets online or at the stadium on match da…