The 57th Europeade will return to Klaipeda 13th-17th July, 2022!
Information for participants
The registration of participants will be carried out by the International Europeade Committee.
Celebrating the European People’s Friendship and communion
Europeade is the largest national cultural and national costume in Europe, bringing together around 5000 participants each year. Once a year in one of Europe’s cities meet the teams of traditional and modern folklore dancing, choir and musicians from the 180 regions. To celebrate the fiest of the cultures of the European peoples. Many friendships have been made over the years and a strong community has been formed, which is growing every year. Through dance, song, and music, teams from different regions share their traditions and cultural peculiarities both among themselves and with the inhabitants of the city receiving the celebration. Celebrating Europe’s cultural diversity is celebrated day and night, with a wide range of events ranging from dancing, gaits, Mass to street music performances.
Around 5000 participants from 180 in European regions
Traditional dancing, music, songs and costumes
The European People's Friendship and fellowship
Event that brings together different generations
Celebration in Klaipėda: 13th – 17th July, 2020
Europeade 2022 program
13th-17th July, 2022
Wednesday, 13th of July
09.00-19.00 Registration at Klaipėda „Švyturio“ arena (Dubysos str. 10)
20.00-22.00 Welcome evening (Theatre Sq.)
Thursday, 14th of July
09.00 – 11.00 Registration at Klaipeda (LOC office – Priešpilio g. 2, Klaipeda)
10.00-18.00 Street performances (Theatre Sq., Karlskronos Sq., Monument of Fisherman, Monument “Arka”, Jonas hill, Meridianas sq., Dangės sq.)
11.00 Official opening of the „Europeade Forum“ (Turgaus str.) The Forum will be open until 6 p. m.
19.00-22.00 Opening Ceremony (The Summer Stage)
22.00-24.00 „Europeade at Night“ (The Summer Stage)
Friday, 15th of July
10.00-12.00 Concert of music groups (Theatre Sq.)
10.00-18.00 “Europeade Forum“ (Turgaus str. 7)
10.00–18.00 Street performances (Theatre Sq., Karlskronos Sq., Monument of Fisherman, Monument “Arka”, Jonas hill, Meridianas sq., Dangės sq.)
11.00 Mayors of Europeade cities meeting at Klaipėda Town Hall (Danės str. 17)
15.00-17.00 Concert of groups of children (Theatre Sq.)
17.00-18.00 „Europeade Ball for Children“ (Theatre Sq.)
19.00-21.00 Choir and music concert at the Klaipėda Concert Hall (Šaulių str. 36)
22.00-24.00 „Jam Session and Europeade at Night“ (Theatre Sq.)
Saturday, 16th of July
10.00-12.00 Workshop regions (Theatre Sq.)
10.00-12.00 Workshop Children (The Summer Stage)
10.00-12.30 Official reception at the Klaipėda Concert Hall (Šaulių str. 36)
10.00-13.00 „Europeade Forum“ (Turgaus str. 7)
10.00-13.00 Street performances (Theatre Sq., Karlskronos Sq., Monument of Fisherman, Monument “Arka”, Jonas hill, Meridianas sq., Dangės sq.)
17.00-19.00 The Grand Parade of participants of the „Europeade“. Route: J. Janonio str., Herkus Mantas Str., Atgimimo Sq., Tiltų str., final point – the Old Market Roundabout.
21.00-24.00 „Europeade Ball“ (Theatre Sq.)
Sunday, 17th of July
11.00-12.00 Ecumenical Church Service (Church of Mary-Queen of Peace, Rumpiškės str. 6)
16.00-18.00 Closing ceremony (The Summer Stage)