Tag Archives: Festival

Prague Pride 2014No Comments

Prague has been voted the most gay-friendly city of central and Eastern Europe, which is reflected in Prague Pride, the biggest LGBT festival in the region. The city’s respectful, non-judgmental attitude towards homosexuality people has promoted positivity within the community. Continue reading

Paleni Carodejnic (Witches’ Night)No Comments

Pálení carodejnic or Burning of the Witches is an ancient folk festival, celebrated by the Czech people on the evening of April 30th, to ward off the evil winter spirits. Continue reading

Burning of the WitchesNo Comments

Witches Night is celebrated with great gusto in Prague. You really do want to be in Prague to celebrate this fest in Prague on 30th April. Bonfires symbolising the burning of the witches can be found all over the city, but the best ones are found at Petrin Hill. Continue reading