13 April Wedding Affairs. Top tips by best men and matrons of honor alfresco (CLO)

21 April – Easter. Show of rabbits, the prettiest eggs, swings and other good things (SOAM)



18 May – 19 May Museum Day& Night (CLO, HC, HDM)

24 May- Evening Stroll Around the City (HC)


8 June –III Musica Festum Medieval music festival, Knights Tournament (CLO)

29 June – Ventiņu day (HC)


13 – 14 July – Sea Festival at Ventspils Museum (CLO, HC, HDM, SOAM)

Exhibition On the Road travel costumes and accessories from Alexandre Vassiliev foundation Costume Collection, Ventspils Museum and Rybinsk Museum


3 – 4 August – Ventspils City Festival at Ventspils Museum (CLO, HC, HDM)


6 October – H. Dorbes award The teachers of Humanities (HDM)                                   

26 October – Night of Legends. Live music (CLO)


7 December – Saint Nicholas’ Day. Elfs workshops, gingerbread and apples baked in the hearth of the castle (CLO)

14 December –Christmas wonders workshops (HC)

25 December – Narrow Gauge Railway Festival. The steam locomotive decorated with festive lights will take everyone for a ride (SOAM)



The Castle of the Livonian Order (CLO), 17 Jāņa Street, tel.: +37163622031

The House of Crafts (HC), 3 Skolas Street, tel.: +37163620174

Seaside Open-Air Museum (SOAM) and Narrow Gauge Railway, 2 Riņķa Street, tel.:+37163624467

  1. Dorbe Memorial Museum (HDM), 1 Ērgļu Street, tel.: +37163625004