Burning sun, hot air, people in streets looking for a place where to hide from the sun. Where to cool down? What to do in Prague during hot summer days? The best way how to spend your day would be by water – swimming pool or an outdoor swimming pool… and go out at the sunset. Live nightlife in Prague! The city offers many special outdoor events or open-air cinemas where to chill out during summer nights.
Prague has a wealth of options. One of the most popular summer cinemas is at ‘MeetFactory’. The MeetFactory summer cinema is for free and it screens with Czech or eventually English subtitles every Wednesday (at 9:30 p.m. in July, at 8:30 p.m. in August and September).
Another famous place is at ‘Kasárny Karlín’, there you are able to watch a movie under any weather conditions. The cinema projects each Thursday and Saturday for 80 CZK.
Žluté Lázně cinema screens a movie every Saturday and Tuesday night at 9:30 p.m.. The cinema is situated at ‘Podolské Nábřeží’ and you pay 50 CZK per ticket.
Romantic cinema under the stars lies by the riverside at Čertovka (in the garden of Werich Villa). The entry is 120 CZK apiece + 100 CZK refundable deposit for headphones, with films beginning at 9:30 p.m. on the 14th and 28th July, and on the 11st and 25th August.
Outdoor cultural centre Containall screen movies for free in 2 different locations. Mondays belong to Stromovka Park in the Royal deer-park and Thursdays belong to Containall Stalin in ‘Letná Parks’ (Letenské sady) – starts at 9:00 p.m. or 9:30 p.m. And not to forget, summer ‘Kinobus’ (Cinema-bus) is cruising the city during warm summer days, providing films for free at a different place each week. It screens all kinds of films for any type of film fans.
At the end of June, The Kalich Theatre opened the open-air theatre at a very attractive place below the Žižkov television tower in Mahler Gardens in Prague 3. The audience can look forward to a ‘Starry summer below the Žižkov tower’. You will have fun with many elite actors from the theatre sphere. There will be as many theatre stars on the stage as nowhere else. The Kalich Theatre invited acting stars from many Prague theatres. You can enjoy the best of their staging under the stars. Thanks to a motorized retractable roof you don’t have to worry about the weather conditions. You can truly enjoy an undisturbed sociable evening. Days and times might be different depending on each performance so please follow the programme of ‘The Starry summer’.
Another lovely place where you can spend an unforgettable evening is by Krizik Fountain in Prague Exhibition Grounds (‘Výstaviště’). Come to watch the incredible water show and the lighting effects with the background of the movie or classical music.
The Břetislavka residence team wishes you wonderful summertime in Prague and at Břetislavka.