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Gedimino Avenue from the Cathedral Square to the Lukiškių Square
September 6, Friday, 12:00 - 23:30
September 7, Saturday, 10:00 - 23:30
September 8, Sunday, 10:00 - 22:30

It has been eight years since Gedimino Avenue began to ‘buzz’ during the annual Vilnius City Fiesta and the meeting place cannot be changed!
THE BUZZING AVENUE it is not some village market, but it is a place full of cultural actions, creative ideas, it‘s a place where your wishes and fantasies can come true.
Neighbors, friends and guests are met here. This is the way of expression!
This year THE BUZZING AVENUE will extend almost through entire Gedimino Avenue and its program will be divided into four different areas:

1) Gedimino av. from Cathedral Square to Vilnius str. –
This area is for visual arts and craftsmanship, professional painter works, various art ware, pottery and most important - a lot of cultural events and concerts.
For those who want cozy and intimate setting on the stage by the National Drama Theatre they will be able to see small bands, bards, actors and other individual performers, who speak from their heart. And for those who want fun and energetic show, various music bands, famous performers, street theatre performances and other projects will take place on the stage by V. Kudirka square.

2) Gedimino av. from Jogailos str. to A.Jakšto str. – DELICIOUS FAIRING PATH
In this area everyone will be able to taste and to buy various delicacies - one who will come hungry will go out with full stomach!
Here you will find the highest quality food: bread, meat, milk, honey, meat products and other delicious goods.

3) Gedimino av. by Lukiškių Square – PARK OF GAMES FOR CHILDREN AND THEIR PARENTS
In this zone there will be a whole variety of outdoors and board games for youngsters. You will be able to play chess, darts, various sporting events will be held. You will also find sessions of nontraditional medicine in here, massage and other activities for healthy life style. For adventurous children there will be plastic bubbles to roll on the water just in the middle of Gedimino avenue, there also will be jumping and sliding funfair, tatami and other not every-day entertainment. Various genre such as jazz, rock, folk preformers and bands will play on the stage by Lukišių square

4) Gedimino av. from A. Jakšto str. to Vasario 16-osios str.– ALLEY OF BOOKS: SPACE OF IDEAS AND FREEDOM
Especially loved tradition of THE BUZZING AVENUE is books’ ally. This year it will be located in the section of Gedimino avenue by and around Žemaitės monument. In this part of the avenue you will be able to find a big variety of books presented to you by the main publishers of Vilnius. You will be able to buy books signed by the authors and with huge discounts. Most recent and most talked-about books will be introduced, meetings with writers and publishers will be held. Here you also will able to see bards as well as performers of singing poetry.

On the stages of VILNIUS CITY FIESTA located in Gedimino avenue you will see performances of the international festival VILNIUS MUSIC WEEK with guest performers from Great Britain, Russia, Germany, Latvia, Estonia, Georgia, Ukraine, ect.

THE BUZZING AVENUE is always unexpected, spontaneous, alive, huge kettle full of music, dance, art, literature, theatre, improvisation, movement and games. It will provide with more than 100 events.

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 Concerts' programme of THE BUZZING AVENUE