There are several exciting events coming up in Valka County and Valga in year 2020, so we invite you to plan your schedules in advance!
Twin Cities Valga/Valka Festival
When? 11th-14th of June
This year, the Twin Cities Valga/Valka Festival will take place from 11th to 14th of June. As usual, the festival will include various events, orchestra, activities for children, boat rally and other events. We will also continue the tradition started last year by holding a joint Valka and Valga festival parade.
Valga Military History Festival
From 17th to 19th of July, for the 12th time military history festival “MilFest 2020” will be held in Valga. The Valga Military History Festival is distinguished by its unique program: the armed forces will introduce all interested parties with their organization’s structure, soldier marches and demonstrations of battles will take place, museums will host various military-related exhibitions, antique fairs and concerts. The event will be attended by military history clubs from various countries. Every participant will find something interesting for themselves!
Nature Concerthall “Par sēņotni”
When? 24th of July
Location: Valkas parish “Bekas”
On the evening of July 24, a grand event of the Nature Concerthall will take place in Valka Parish. The Nature Concerthall is not just a concert – it is a project featuring not only musicians but also scientists who explain nature-related topics in an easy to understand language. This year the theme of the Nature Concerthall will be “mycelium”, that’s why a placewith the wonderful name of “Bekas” (“Boletus”) has been chosen as the event spot.
Worldwide Days of Valka People
When? July 30 through August 2
We invite all people of Valka in Latvia and the world from July 30th to August 2nd to attend the Worldwide Days of Valka People!
Extensive program: reunions, exhibitions, discussions, concerts, cinema, ball, 100th anniversary of Valka Janis Cimze Gymnasium and other exciting activities.