Events

Shrovetide (Mardi Gras) in Plateliai
Event Start: 18 February 2015, 10:00
Venue: Plateliai
Hell, pauper and other participants of merry carnival in the villages. ... »
Event Start: 18 February 2015, 14:00
Venue: Platelių dvaro svirne (Didžioji g. 22, Plateliai)
Opening of the exhibition of Žemaitija Shrovetide masks. Shrovetide masks are made by schoolchildren and the other. ... »
Event Start: 18 March 2014, 10:00
Venue: hotel "Linelis", Paplatelė country, Plungė district
Conference is ornganized within project No LLIV-326 „Cross Border Cooperation for Sustainable Management of Lake Areas in Kurzeme and Lithuania/Lakes for Future” co-financed by Latvia-Lithuania cross border cooperation programme 2007-2013. ... »
Event Start: 18 October 2010, 15:00
Venue: Plokštinė
A group of artists Local to Local presents an art project Dvina Silo Art Complex In September, 2010 an international group of artists called Local to Local is coming to Lithuania. The group has been established in 2006 in Stuttgart. It is comprised of six members, namely Kęstutis Svirnelis (Lithuania), Gabriela Oberkofler (Italy), Ilke Yilmaz (Turkey), Jangyoung Jung (South Korea), Markus Ambach and Andreas Geisselhardt (Germany). They have gathered together in order to implement a five-year long project in their home countries. The artists have started in 2007 with the project Made in Germany in South Korea, while in 2008 the group has initiated Institute for Alpine affairs in a village of Flaas situated in mountains, in Italy (as an attendant event, the project was included in the programme of contemporary art biennale Manifesta7, taking place at the same time). In 2009 the residence of BÜYÜKADA RESORT RESIDENCE took place in Turkey. After working together for almost four years, Local to Local decided to come to Lithuania. For two weeks the artists are going to implement their creative ideas in the former Soviet Union underground ballistic missile base and military village, that are located not far from Plateliai. Then, the artists will make an exposition of their works Dvina Silo Art Complex in Plokštinė, and will present a retrospective exposition of their creative work, their activity and the project of Plokštinė in Vilnius. ... »
Mardi Gras festival 2006
Event Start: 18 February 2010, 10:00
Venue: Zemaitija national park
15 February 14:00 Opening of the exhibition of Zemaitija Shrovetide masks and Shrovetide masks made by schoolchildren (Plateliai manor barn, Didžioji street 22, Plateliai). 16 February If you have health and a wish for a long time to think Plateliai Click! Not regret, and have no trouble. * In the morning - hell, pauper, Roma and other participants of merry carnival rage in the villages. * 10:00. Opens cafe ,,Burės“ (Plateliai Yacht Club, near Plateliai), where you can book your own very fat, tasteful Shrove Tuesday pancakes. Waiting for you the maximum discounts! You can go round by special circle (sukynės) on the ice. * From 12:00. The best hostesses will bake the thickest Shrove Tuesday pancakes in cafe „Linelis“ (in the other side of Plateliai lake - Paplatelė village). * 16:00. Everyone meets Plateliai town square and the participants of merry carnival go to the House of Culture (Plateliai estate threshing barn). The carnival takes place near the House of Culture (Plateliai estate threshing barn). Pancake eating, limping horses and other race, the strongest, entertaining Shrove Tuesday Carnival company and best Shrove Tuesday pancakes hostess election. Morė burning and our pitiful crying, when we drive out from the yard the winter. * 17:30. Shrove Tuesday feast in dancing party of „paupers” (Plateliai estate threshing barn (House of Culture)). ... »