Kaziuko mugė – Kaziukas Fair

Kaziuko mugė (English: Kaziukas Fair) is a large annual folk arts and crafts fair dating to the beginning of the 17th century. It was originally held at the two main markets in Vilnius, Lithuania, as...

Saint Jonas’ Festival or Dew Holiday

Saint Jonas’ Festival or Dew Holiday (Lit: Joninės, Rasos, Kupolė; Pol: Sobótki; Bel: Купальле) is a midsummer folk festival celebrated on June 23-24 all around Lithuania. In all Christian coun...

Culture Night today in Vilnius (programme)

Culture Night– darkness reveals more! The best time to enjoy art, music and culture is when it is dark. Cinemas turn off all the lights before the movies, all the lamps are turned off before a play i...

The House of Perkūnas in Kaunas

The House of Perkūnas is one of the most original and archaic Gothic secular buildings, located in the Old Town of Kaunas, Lithuania. Originally built by Hanseatic merchants and served as their offic...

Lithuanian homemade sausages, recipe

Lithuanian homemade sausages, recipe. Ingredients: 1 kg of ground crude pork meat (ham or blade, etc.). 100 ml of meat broth. 1 tablespoon of vinegar. Few cloves of garlic. Salt (~ 1 tablespoon) and ...