Sibiu – the Christmas capital of Romania

Candles, cards, decorations, snowball dippers, marshmallows, hot wine and all the goodies in the same place…. it means Christmas is coming!!! “All is calm, all is bright” season is upon us! Sibiu proudly dressed its celebration clothes and because a little sparkle never killed nobody, all the shiny glowing accessories and street lights are out to…

HOW TO HAVE FUN AND BECOME THE VOICE OF SIBIU

Sibiu is very much alive and fun these colder days, because all the excitement is moving…indoors. In a friendly building, located on Nicolae Balcescu – the main street of the old town- you will find Imperium Pub, one of the oldest and most known pubs of Sibiu, a place where live music is a trademark. The place…

Amazingly awesome things happening in Sibiu

The sun is still warming our days and that makes us all very happy! And we’re even more happy to talk about more awesome days in Sibiu. And we say this because Sibiu continues to be governed by quality events. We are one step away from one of the biggest documentary film festivals – Astra…

Supercharge your good vibes in Sibiu!

Welcome October, with your cold days and good vibes! We are moving further away from warmer days, but still Sibiu remains electrifying. There’s plenty of concerts, festivals and a lot of events that will enliven the city. No matter which one you are attending, don’t forget to light up your nights as well. This Friday,…

First Fall Weekend in Sibiu | Concerts, parties, pottery and more

 Fall is right around the corner, and we’re looking forward to it! Although many may think summer is the busiest season in Sibiu, fall also has some aces up its sleeve. And this first fall weekend is, well..just perfect! We’re starting off with one of the most original events Sibiu has seen for 4 years…

Sibiu | The last weekend of summer

Summertime madness turns into summertime sadness.   It’s the last weekend of this summer, so get your friends together, enjoy the summer weather that has been announced, dance and listen to some brilliant music.  The weekend kicks off with one of the season’s most anticipated event: Sibiu Medieval Festival. It all starts Friday with the…

This weekend in Sibiu | Concerts, games, good food and more

Spoiler alert! WE HAVE AN OLDIES-BUT-GOLDIES weekend ahead! By now we’re sure you’ve figured out that Sibiu weekends are always filled with amazing concerts and events, and there is no rest for the curious ones while in Sibiu! This weekend is no exception, either! Already at its 4th edition, Sibiul de Odinioara promotes all there…

Busy first August weekend in Sibiu

As per usual, summer weekends are well spent in Sibiu! And this coming weekend is no exception! In fact, it just might be one of the busiest yet! Here, we’re lining up all the cool and must-attend events of this weekend. First up, it’s the meeting of the Saxons. The biggest of the last 27 years….

WEEKEND ACTIVITIES | PLANT ZOOM CAMP

 LOOKING FOR A COOL ACTIVITY FOR YOU KID?   The Brukenthal Palace of Avrig hosts the Plant Zoom summer camp during the first three days of August. Camp at the palace… it sounds kinda great, right? Organized by the Transylvania Project Association, together with the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine in Cluj Napoca,…

Feeric Fashion Week 2017 | 10th edition

Get ready now, Feeric FASHION WEEK IS here!  Sibiu is now on the map of international fashion weeks thanks to Feeric Fashion Week. This festival is the most creative fashion week from all over the world…and our country has now quite a fashionable name thanks to #Feeric. This year’s edition is quite special, as it marks…

July weekends in Sibiu | Fashion&Rock passion

Sibiu, as per usual, hosts some great events these next few days.   So, if you’re not already here, make sure you make it in time for a very rich weekend! Rich in smiles, love, music, style, artists and awesome people of course. Here’s a sneak peek at what’s happening this weekend. If you’re a crazy…

Great DJ’s and live music this Friday in Sibiu.

Mmmhhmmmm, the weekend is getting closer and we have some great news! Actually, it’s not about good news, it’s about some very very good news. A spectacular evening is announced at Ursus Cotton Pub.  Let’s drop some hints! This weekend’s party will be hosted by the one who is soo beloved and successful both at home, and…

Summer events in Sibiu | Airfield Festival

#summer has just started, so make sure you do it right!   This summer, add going to a festival to your ‘summer activities’ list. If you have a craving for dancing, playing and…flying, Airfield Festival is the perfect destination for you! And there are only 4 days left until a weekend full of energy and…

Things to do in Sibiu | TIFF 2017

If you thought Sibiu is getting quiet, well…think again! It’s that time of the year again, when movie lovers from all over the country and the world can enjoy 5 dreamy days in Sibiu, 5 days of TIFF – Transilvania International Film Festival.  Started in 2002, TIFF is the first international feature film festival in…

Things to do in Sibiu | FITS closing weekend

This year FITS brought the summer, and FITS brought the love!   This year, love drew people to Sibiu. The first three days of FITS XXIV Edition have cut down all attendance records, with more than 70,000 people being present daily in street and indoor performances. Fits brought us 10 days of megaspectacles, unusual theater pieces…

Things to do in Sibiu | June events

It’s starting to smell like summer! Some might dream of June weddings at the Plaza, but for us….nothing beats June days spent in Sibiu! It’s the perfect month to enjoy lovely weather, long days, warm nights, and many great events! First up, it’s the Street FOOD Festival, has already unfolded în the Huet Square. It…

Things to do in Sibiu | Focus Sibiu 2017

10 years in photos. It was 10 years ago, in partnership with the capital of the Great Ducat of Luxembourg, that Sibiu won the title of European Capital of Culture. It was the year that finally decided Sibiu’s destiny, turning a small and dusty city in the most important cultural city of our country. The…

Things to do in Sibiu | Transilvania Tattoo Expo

More and more good news coming your way!   As you know by now, Sibiu is home to some great events, and Transilvania Tattoo Expo is one of them! We are super excited to introduce you to the 9th edition of Transilvania Tattoo Expo which takes place this weekend. This year, Transilvania Tattoo Expo will…

European Museum Night 2017 | Astra Museum Sibiu

  Since 2005, selected European museums have exceptionally opened for a night, free of charge, as part of European Museum Night. The event takes place on the closest Saturday to May 18th, simultaneously in countries that have signed the Council of Europe’s cultural convention. The “Astra” National Museum Complex is a collection of museum units…

Top events in Sibiu this month

IN SIBIU THESE NEXT WEEKS?   You’re in luck, because this spring is filled with events which bring a drop of energy and culture in the lovely Sibiu! If you’re looking to spend a day outdoor, head to the Dumbrava Forest. Because this Saturday, May 13th, is all about Maifest! Maifest is a cultural manifestation designed…

1st of May in Sibiu | Parties & Good Vibes

It’s a long weekend, and long weekends are what everyone loves most! ‘Cause it’s time to celebrate! Labor Day is an annual holiday that honors workers across Romania. It is also celebrated in many countries across the world. It’s an official national holiday, so everyone has the day off work or school. Many people take advantage…

Want To Dine Like Royalty? | Try The Brunkenthal Palace

Take advantage of this fine spring weather and visit the Brukenthal Palace! Here you can taste the new season’s menu, which the chefs of the former Summer Residence of Samuel von Brukenthal have especially prepared for the next period. This time of year the “stars” of the new menu are the nettles, the spinach and…

THINGS TO DO | EASTER CELEBRATIONS IN SIBIU

If you’re choosing Sibiu as your Easter destination, you’ll be in for a treat.  Because Sibiu is all about celebration, especially on such an important holiday. First of all, you’ll find some newer traditions, as friends of the Easter Bunny have again opened the lovely Easter Fair, for the 8th time this year! Right in…

Best Romanian Dishes & Traditional Food

Coming to Romania, and even more, Transylvania? You’re in for a treat, as you absolutely must try some traditional Romanian food. Romanian cuisine includes both every day and special holiday dishes. And while in Sibiu, you can sample the best of them. When it comes to culinary traditions, cabbage rolls are the first on the list. Cabbage…