Events in August 2005
Traditional fete, history
Handikraft sales, carousels, exhibitions, music, refreshment, wood carving, ...
Benátská noc (Venetian Night)
- Fireworks: 10:30 PM - main square; 11 PM - Lišťovina
- Music: Bladex and Iron Maiden Revival
August 6 and August 7 (Saturday), from 8 PM at Lišťovina
Martin Vojtíšek - piano recital
presents works of Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849)
August 12 (Friday) at 7:30 PM in Castle Image Gallery. 60/30 Kč.
Anna Lauterbachová, Jan Hron
August 26 (Friday) at 7:30 PM in Castle Image Gallery. 60/30 Kč.
Ceremonial opening: August 5 at 4 PM
August 6 - 7, Tourist Information Center, entry free
Jarmila Haldová: Relief Woodden Images of Czech Rulers and Their Wives
84 wood-carved and painted reliefs of both mythic and real Czech rulers and their wives
August 5 - 28, Kupka Exhibiton Hall in Castle Villa, 20 Kč
Garden- and pot-plants, exotic plants - tropical and subtropical, bonsai
Garden Center Na Štefance (behind Hotel
Open daily 10 AM - 5 PM
In 2005 the center of the event is Chrudim. Anyway, several hot air balloons
may appear above Opočno during August 1-6, too.