Mārtiņdiena on November 4

On Saturday, November 4 from 10.00 to 16.00, an ancient Latvian winter welcoming holiday Mārtiņdiena will take place in the Kalnciema Quarter, where local traders and guests will celebrate and enjoy traditional feasts - gooseberries, turkeys, varied pies, honey, rye bread and other local goods. Also young visitors will have the opportunity to participate in the children's workshop "Games about Lat...

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Lecture on the warehouses in Riga and Spīķeri history of construction and architecture on October 31

On October 31 from 7 PM to 9.30 PM in the Kalnciema Quarter an educational lecture will be held on the 19th century architecture of the historic Riga warehouses and buildings of Spīķeri. The lecture will be led by an art historian, researcher in the history of architecture in Riga, professor of Latvian Academy of Arts Inga Karlštrēma.

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Light Market on October 28

On October 28 from 10 AM to 4 PM in Kalnciema Quarter, the Light Market will be held. When the days get shorter and the nights darker, you need to bring extra light into your everyday life, so the market will be complemented by bright luminaires. At the same time, young guests will be able to participate in the artist's Diāna Dimza-Dimme creative workshop for children "Think and create together". ...

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Lecture "Episodes on the masterpieces of the Daugavpils fortress" on October 26

On October 26 in a lecture Pēteris Blūms will share experience gained during the architectural research, technical survey and restoration project of the Daugavpils fortress during the implementation of the project and technical project, as well as share practical advice related not only to preserving the cultural values ​​of the Daugavpils fortress, but also about the reconstruction process. Th...

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