Weekly open air concerts in Riga summer 2016.
Summer evenings in Riga is great time to enjoy open air concerts. Summer is beautiful in Riga: green parks, boats in canal and river, terrace cafes, ice-cream vendors on every corner, flowers in parks and hair. Bright summer evenings bring the special feeling, probably after dark winter people appreciate it more. In June daylight is around 17 hours with peak between June 20-22 when it is 17 hours and 52 minutes. Warm and long summer evenings to gather outdoors and socialize.
WednesdayOpen air concerts at Spīķeri Quarter from 19:00-22:00 during summer. Spīķeri Quarter is neighborhood of wear-houses from middle of 19th century when there used to be busy harbor near them. Now it is creative area with theater, concert hall, restaurants and cafe and offices. Wednesday concerts will start with “Baltic Indie music month at Spīķeri quarter” on June 1, 8 and 15 will play bands from Baltics. Onwards different genre live concerts every Wednesdey.
Open air concerts at Bergs Bazaar from 19:00-22:00 every Wednesday. Opening event of season on June 1 with jazz concerts. Also it is possible to book tables at restaurants Bergs, Garage or Andalūzijas suns and enjoy concert with nice food and probably wine.
ThursdayOpen air concerts at Kalnciema Quarter every Thursday at 19:00-23:00 during summer. Kalnciema Quarter is famous for beautifully renovated wooden houses which are 19th century wooden architecture heritage. Usually band starts to play around 21:00 at the courtyard. Besides the concert there is happening small Food and Crafts market. Can get very busy.