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St. Wenceslas Celebrations and International Folklore Festival Český Krumlov 2013

St. Wenceslas Celebrations

Náměstí Svornosti 2
38101 Český Krumlov
Contact: Infocentrum Český Krumlov

Telephone: +420 380 704 622

E-mail: info@ckrumlov.cz

Location: Český Krumlov
Type: Highlights 2013 - Archiv

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We cordially invite you to visit our town during the St. Wenceslas Celebrations on 27 - 29 September 2013, an autumnal celebration of friendships, common history, fateful meetings, good food and drink with a good dose of entertainment.



FRIDAY 27 SEPTEMBER





PROGRAMME AT THE SVORNOSTI SQUARE

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27.09.2013   (Fr) 12:00 - 22:00

St. Wenceslas Fair, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov Concert, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov Švejk Band Plzeň, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

Moderated by Jan Palkovič and Ivo Janoušek.

12 pm – 10 pm ST. WENCESLAS FAIR

4 pm OPENING OF THE CELEBRATIONS - Celebrations will be opened by the Town Mayor Mr. Dalibor Carda.

4.10 – 5.40 pm ŠVEJK BAND - musicians of Plzeň play songs from pubs, cabarets and cafes from the beginning of the last century, old Prague and folk songs and even songs from the beginnings of tramping, famous instrumental pieces and contemporary hits.

6 – 6.30 pm SINGING CHOIR CORO MONTE ZUGNA

7 – 8 pm BRASS ORCHESTRA OF THE ARTISTIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ČESKÝ KRUMLOV - The orchestra was founded in 1966. Only three conductors replaced for its whole era the conductor's stand.

8.30 – 10 pm TRACHTENMUSIKKAPELLE BAD LEONFELDEN

Where: Svornosti square, Náměstí Svornosti, Český Krumlov




DANCING TOWN

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27.09.2013   (Fr) 16:00 - 19:00

A dancing town, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

4 – 7 pm DANCING TOWN - Participants of the International Folklore Festival make the historical town lanes and corners alive with dancing and singing (Hradební Street, Castle courtyards, Na Ostrově, Vltava River bank). In case of inclement weather the performances will be held in the House of Children and Youth.

Where: Hradební Street, Castle courtyards, Na Ostrově, Vltava River bank, Český Krumlov




ABIGAIL

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27.09.2013   (Fr) 17:00 - 18:30

Band Abigail, feeling rock with alternative elements

5 – 6.30 pm ABIGAIL - “Feeling rock” with alternative elements; free entry

Where: Synagogue, Za Soudem 282, Český Krumlov




ADRENALINE ROPE LANE ABOVE THE VLTAVA RIVER

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27.09.2013   (Fr) 14:00 - 19:00

Adrenaline rope trail above the Vltava river, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

2 – 7 pm ADRENALINE ROPE LANE ABOVE THE VLTAVA RIVER – come enjoy the ride on a certified rope lane measuring a total of 120 meters. The starting point is the park behind the Municipal Theatre and the final destination is located in the Eggenberg Breweries. Only for persons up to max. 100 kg weight adhering to the operational instructions. Entry fee 50 CZK.

Where: Park behind the Municipal Theatre, Horní, Český Krumlov




THEATRICAL TOURS OF THE MUSEUM

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27.09.2013   (Fr) 17:00 - 21:30

Theatrical tours through Museum Fotoatelier Seidel

5 – 9.30 pm THEATRICAL TOURS OF THE MUSEUM - Tours may be reserved at www.seidel.cz, or at info@seidel.cz or by telephone: 380 712 354. Fee applies.

Where: Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, Linecká 272, Český Krumlov




SATURDAY 28 SEPTEMBER





PROGRAMME AT THE SVORNOSTI SQUARE

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 10:00 - 22:00

International Folklore Festival Český Krumlov International Folklore Festival Český Krumlov Band Cigánski Diabli, folklor, jazz, ethno, flamenco

Moderated by Jan Palkovič and Ivo Jankovič.

10 am – 10 pm ST. WENCESLAS FAIR

10 am – 8 pm INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL - Folklore ensembles performing: Suara Indonesia Dance Group (Indonesia), Coro Monte Zugna (Italy), Volkstanzgruppe Bad Leonfelden (Austria), Pomněnka from Tvrdonice. Mráček from Mrákov, Písečánek from Písek and the local folklore ensembles Jitřenka and Růže.

5.30 pm MEETING OF VÁCLAVS AND VÁCLAVKAS

6 – 8 pm INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL – an evening programme

8.30 – 10 pm CIGÁNSKI DIABLI (SK)- Cigánski Diabli is the name of a unique band rated by the professionals as one of the best Ethno and World Music ensembles in the world which has had very favourable reception both at home and abroad. This orchestra introduces original pieces, audacious arrangements and unusual music combinations linking folklore with other musical genres (jazz, ethno, flamenco) and enhancing it with an exceptional virtuosity that is an integral part of the artistic impression of Cigánski Diabli. This orchestra has already performed in 35 countries across 5 continents. Official web site: www.ciganskidiabli.sk

Where: Svornosti square, Náměstí Svornosti, Český Krumlov




MEETING OF VÁCLAVS AND VÁCLAVKAS

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 10:00 - 17:00

Meeting of Václavs and Václavkas, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

10 am – 5 pm MEETING OF VÁCLAVS AND VÁCLAVKAS - Registration and signing of all Václavs and Václavkas in the Memorial Book of the St. Wenceslas Celebrations.

Where: Infocentre, Svornosti square, Náměstí Svornosti 2, Český Krumlov




INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL and AMARE ROMANE ČAVE

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 11:00 - 18:00

International Folklore Festival Český Krumlov

11 am – 4 pm INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL - Short dancing demonstrations presented by the International Folklore Festival participants

5 – 6 pm AMARE ROMANE ČAVE - Performance by local dance ensemble

Where: Seminary garden at the hotel Růže, Horní, Český Krumlov




ST. WENCESLAS OPEN DOOR NIGHT OF THE MUSEUM AND GALLERIES

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 20:00 - 24:00

Regional Museum in Český Krumlov Land Exhibition in the synagogue Egon Schiele Art Centrum - INTIMISSIMO Castle Museum - St. Reparatus Museum of moldavites

Land Exhibition 2013 in Český Krumlov:

REGIONAL MUSEUM Český Krumlov, Horní Street – Exhibition “What If…”. Around two dozen projects ranging from the medieval times until the 20th century demonstrate planes, projects and audacious thoughts for the Czech-Austrian border which were never realized for various social, economic or ideological reasons. Performing band: Krumlov Classic Guitar Duo

The SYNAGOGUE, Za Soudem Street 282 – an exhibition 4 photographers – 2 countries – region. This exhibition in the newly reconstructed synagogue shows the work of 4 photographers who had been active towards the end of the 19th and the first half of the 20th centuries in Český Krumlov, Vyšší Brod, Bad Leonfelden and in Freistadt. It focuses on architecture, traditions, religion, industry and stories of individual families living in this region. Synagogue Café & Bistrot open for business.

Exhibitions of the local museums and galleries:

EGON SCHIELE ART CENTRE, Široká Street – exhibitions series INTIMISSIMO: JOSEF BOLF | ALENA KUPČÍKOVÁ | ROMAN TÝC | MIRIAM SCHWACK | ZTOHOVEN | BERNADETTE HUBER | PAUL HORN & HARALD HUND | DANIEL AMIN ZAMAN

STATE CASTLE AND CHATEAU Český Krumlov – Castle Museum and Tower, 2nd Castle Courtyard (6 – 11 pm, children up to 15 years must be accompanied by an adult, entry forbidden to persons under influence); café open

MOLDAVITE MUSEUM, Panská Street 19 – a newly opened museum explains the story of the Moldavites in an interesting and interactive way. You will find out about their origin, location places, forms and other topics such as the meteorites, the extinctions of the dinosaurs atc. You will also see beautiful Moldavite specimens from many locations.

R. GALLERY, Dlouhá Street 30 – performance by Lakomá Barka

MUSEUM OF BUILDING HISTORY AND CRAFTS and a Fair Trade concession at the Museum, Dlouhá Street 92

MUSEUM FOTOATELIER SEIDEL, Linecká Street 272 – tours with a guide from 8 to 11 pm (i.e. start of the last tour). Tours commence at 8, 8.30, 9, 9.30, 10, 10.30 and 11 pm. Maximum capacity 20 persons per tour. To reserve a place please contact www.seidel.cz, or info@seidel.cz or by telephoning 380 712 354 starting from 2nd September 2013. You can also turn up on the spot, although no place is guaranteed.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL LINECKÁ, Linecká Street – a mysterious night-time tour of the school illuminated by the candles. Perhaps St. Wenceslas will turn up too?

MUNICIPAL THEATRE Český Krumlov, Horní Street – photo gallery, an exhibition by Ladislav Pouzar

Where: Museums and galleries in Český Krumlov, Český Krumlov




PROGRAMME IN EGGENBERG BREWERY GARDENS

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 13:00 - 23:00

A fun filled afternoon for children with Jednota, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov A fun filled afternoon for children with Jednota, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov A fun filled afternoon for children with Jednota, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

1 – 7 pm FUN AFTERNOON FOR KIDS WITH JEDNOTA AND PETRA - A fun-filled afternoon full of games and contests for both kids and adults. Presents by the event partner – Jednota COOP in Kaplice – moderated by “PETRA” and VRATISLAV MĚCHURA – moderator of TV ŠLÁGR. Luděk Švarc, manager of Supermarket Terno in Domoradice, invites to you for some bargain shopping. Every person named Václav or Václavka will get a present while shopping at Supermarket Terno during 28 – 29th September. Kids afternoon schedule: blow-up castle, springboard, ball-filled pool for the smallest visitors, attractions for older children and the grown ups, face painting by Atelier Kreativ, art workshops for kids and their parents – marionette production, hand press on T-shirts and bags, games with the Firemen Association of the South Bohemian Region. Regional specialties will feature during the afternoon and you can taste the “NICE SOUTH BOHEMIAN TASTE” - in association with Regional Agricultural Chamber Český Krumlov and FARMETS´ MARKET in association with ARC o. s. (for more information see www.ceskykrumlovtrhy.cz).

3 pm Jednota Kaplice Chairman’s Prize Contest results announcement

4 – 5 pm ČESKOKRUMLOVSKÝ ZPĚVÁČEK – the kids´ afternoon will culminate in the most talented singer of Český Krumlov competition; children can apply on the spot.

6 – 9 pm CZECH TALENT 2013 – singing contest. The music band NÁDRŽ formed by pupils of the Elementary School Za nádražím under Radka Kmochová will perform during the event. The singer ILONA WINTEROVÁ will be the main guest of the event. Accompanying band of the contest will be GOOD COMPANY.

9 – 11 pm Concert of GOOD COMPANY band with front man Petr A. Jirotka

Where: Eggenberg brewery gardens, Nové město, Český Krumlov




ADRENALINE ROPE LANE ABOVE THE VLTAVA RIVER

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 10:00 - 19:00

Adrenaline rope trail above the Vltava river, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

10 am – 7 pm ADRENALINE ROPE LANE ABOVE THE VLTAVA RIVER – come enjoy the ride on a certified rope lane measuring a total of 120 meters. The starting point is the park behind the Municipal Theatre and the final destination is located in the Eggenberg Breweries. Only for persons up to max. 100 kg weight adhering to the operational instructions. Entry fee 50 CZK.

Where: Park behind the Municipal Theatre, Horní, Český Krumlov




WINE YARD

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 13:00 - 19:00

Wine yard, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

Organized by Českokrumlovský nadační fond Malého Vítka

1 – 7 pm WINE YARD - Demonstration of grape juice extractions – Miroslav Valha
Times: 1, 3 and 5 pm
Grape juice tastings
Moravian specialties

2, 4, 7 – 9.30 pm Music by Zrcadla

Where: Courtyard of the U Malého Vítka hotel, Radniční 27, Český Krumlov




THEATRICAL TOURS OF THE MUSEUM

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 14:00 - 18:30

Theatrical tours through Museum Fotoatelier Seidel

2 – 6.30 pm THEATRICAL TOURS OF THE MUSEUM - To reserve contact www.seidel.cz or info@seidel.cz or telephone 380 712 354. Entry fee applies.

Where: Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, Linecká 272, Český Krumlov




ST. WENCESLAS SHOOTING

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28.09.2013   (Sa) 09:00 - 12:00

St. Wenceslas Shooting at the Museum Fotoatelier Seidel St. Wenceslas Shooting at the Museum Fotoatelier Seidel

Experience the unique atmosphere of the early 20th century. Get a unique contemporary family photo to your album. Possibility of lending period clothing and accessories. After shooting is also possible to see a theater tour of "Photo for eternity."

Shooting without tour: 70, - CZK
Every other foto: 60, - CZK

Family ticket includes a tour of the museum
with commentary + 1 Photo: 200, - CZK (2 adults and up to 4 children)

Reservations at www.seidel.cz or at info@seidel.cz or telephone +420 380 712 354 is necessary.

Where: Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, Linecká 272, Český Krumlov




SUNDAY 29 SEPTEMBER





ST. WENCESLAS FAIR

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29.09.2013   (Su) 10:00 - 16:00

St. Wenceslas Fair, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

10 am – 4 pm ST. WENCESLAS FAIR

Where: Svornosti square, Náměstí Svornosti, Český Krumlov




PROGRAMME IN ST. VITUS CATHEDRAL

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29.09.2013   (Su) 09:30 - 19:00

St. Wenceslas Church, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov Ensemble Dyškanti

9.30 am ST. WENCESLAS MASS

1 pm SPECIAL TOUR OF THE CHURCH AND ST. WENCESLAS CHAPEL – narrated by Mr. Petr Pavelec, director of the National Heritage Office, district department in České Budějovice

6 pm FESTIVE CONCERT IN HONOUR OF ST. WENCESLAS - Performing: Vocal ensemble DYŠKANTI - celebrating 30th anniversary. The programme will feature pieces from St. Vitus Church music series around years 1600 and 1750 and various compositions with St. Wenceslas theme.

Where: St. Vitus Cathedral, Horní 156, Český Krumlov




GUIDED TOWN TOURS

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29.09.2013   (Su) 14:30 - 16:00

City tours, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

2.30 pm GUIDED TOWN TOURS - free of charge, in Czech language only. Tour duration ca. 90 minutes, max. capacity 105 persons (3 groups). Meeting point: Svornosti Square. For reservations and tickets contact the Info Centre (Svornosti Square) or www.ckrumlov.cz/tickets.

Where: Infocentre, Svornosti square, Náměstí Svornosti 2, Český Krumlov




TOUR OF THE CHAPEL ON THE CROSS MOUNTAIN

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29.09.2013   (Su) 13:00 - 17:00

Chapel at the Křížová hora

1 – 5 pm Tour of the Chapel of Our Lady of Sorrows and St. Cross built in 1710. Free entry, guide is not present

Where: Chapel on the Cross mountain, Český Krumlov




ADRENALINE ROPE LANE ABOVE THE VLTAVA RIVER

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29.09.2013   (Su) 10:00 - 17:00

Adrenaline rope trail above the Vltava river, St. Wenceslas Celebrations Český Krumlov

10 am – 5 pm ADRENALINE ROPE LANE ABOVE THE VLTAVA RIVER – come enjoy the ride on a certified rope lane measuring a total of 120 meters. The starting point is the park behind the Municipal Theatre and the final destination is located in the Eggenberg Breweries. Only for persons up to max. 100 kg weight adhering to the operational instructions. Entry fee 50 CZK.

Where: Park behind the Municipal Theatre, Horní, Český Krumlov




ST. WENCESLAS SHOOTING

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29.09.2013   (Su) 10:00 - 15:00

St. Wenceslas Shooting at the Museum Fotoatelier Seidel

Experience the unique atmosphere of the early 20th century. Get a unique contemporary family photo to your album. Possibility of lending period clothing and accessories.

Shooting without tour: 70, - CZK
Every other foto: 60, - CZK

Family ticket includes a tour of the museum
with commentary + 1 Photo: 200, - CZK (2 adults and up to 4 children)

Reservations at www.seidel.cz or at info@seidel.cz or telephone +420 380 712 354 is necessary.

Where: Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, Linecká 272, Český Krumlov




St. Wenceslas menu

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27.09.2013 - 29.09.2013   (Fr-Su)

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During the entire celebrations you can taste in selected Krumlov´s pubs traditional Czech specialties.




Schedule subject to change!





ENTRY: Free of charge (exceptions apply)





ST. WENCESLAS CELEBRATIONS ORGANIZERS


Town of Český Krumlov
Municipal Theatre Český Krumlov
Českokrumlovský rozvojový fond, spol. s r. o.
Hana Pelzová – St. Wenceslas Fair




General Partner of the Event


Budějovický Budvar, n. p.




Main Partners of the Event


Czech Tourism Centre-CzechTourism
ČEVAK, a. s.
Madeta a. s.
Schwan Cosmetics CR, s. r. o.
JEDNOTA Co-operative in Kaplice
South Bohemia Region




Event Partners


Linde Pohony, s. r. o.
Kaufland Česká republika, v. o. s.
Zambelli-technik, spol. s r.o.
Eggenberg Brewery, a. s.
Proradost Group




Media Partners of St. Wenceslas Celebrations


Českokrumlovská televize
Českokrumlovský deník
Czech Radio Broadcast České Budějovice
Radio Kiss
Ozvěny z měst a obcí Českokrumlovska
OIS Český Krumlov




INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL Organizers


Folklore ensemble Růže
Folklore Association of the Czech Republic
House of Children and Youth Český Krumlov




International Folklore Festival Supported By


South Bohemian Region
Folklore Association of the Czech Republic
Český Krumlov town
Association of Youth Clubs
Stabex
Racek Hotel




The International Folklore Festival is held under the auspices of


Mr. Jiří Zimola – Hetman of the South Bohemian Region
Senator Tomáš Jirsa
Český Krumlov Town Mayour Dalibor Carda




Partners of the International Folklore Festival


International Council of Folklore and Folk Craft Festivals Organizers, International Union of Folklore Associations, International Folklore Organization, Folklore magazine, Children’s Press Agency, , ACR Alfa, HALÓ newspaper, Literární noviny, TV Noe, Czech Radio, radio Proglas, Information centre Borovice.cz, CzechTourism, Czech Tourists Club, OSA, Firemen Association of Bohemia, Moravia and Silesia, Yellow Pages




Tourism Service


INFO CENTRE Český Krumlov
Svornosti Square 2, CZ - 381 01 Český Krumlov
tel.: +420/380 704 622-3, fax: +420/380 704 619
e-mail: info@ckrumlov.cz
www.ckrumlov.cz/info




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