Podlaskie. Fuelled by nature. - August 2021

Plan your year in Podlaskie

August 2021

29 July - 8 August
Podlasie Slow Fest

The slowest festival in the world: cinema, concerts, theater, cooking, meetings with nature and workshops for children. And in the background – fairy-tale Supraśl. 

7-9 August 2021
500 Kayaks

A great kayaking adventure on the Bug, one of Poland’s last unregulated rivers. The first edition of the rally took place in 2013, to mark the 500th anniversary of Podlaskie Voivodship.

30 July - 8 August 2021
Wertep Festival

For 12 years now, the Wertep International Theatre Festival has been travelling through the Białowieża Forest on a constant quest to bring theatre art to even the smallest and most remote villages of the region.

19-22 August 2021
East of Culture / Another Dimension Festival

Take part in various workshops, meetings and concerts during the interdisciplinary East of Culture  / Another Dimension art festival in Białystok. 

all August
Perseids in the Podlaskie sky

Spend the Night of Perseids in Podlaskie to witness this spectacular meteor shower in one of Poland’s least light polluted regions.

all Summer
Water tourism

Discover the nature of Podlaskie in a kayak, in a boat or on a raft. Paddle along the region’s most beautiful rivers: Czarna Hańcza, Rospuda, Narew, Bug.


August in Podlaskie

Wrap up your summer holidays in Podlaskie with a visit to the village of Kruszyniany, where local Tatar community celebrates Sabantuy – an annual farmers’ festival marking the end of field works. Do not forget to look up at night and watch the celestial spectacles of shooting stars across the sky.

August in Podlaskie
In the village of Kruszyniany there is
the oldest mosque in Poland.
The area features a thriving community of Polish Tatars.
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