With over 70,000 expats calling Vilnius home, we proudly name the city truly international! That's why we are celebrating it by throwing the biggest party during the Vilnius Capital's Days! Join us, as this festival is for you, where everyone is invited, and entrance is free of charge!
2 September (Saturday)
15:30 - 00:00
Lukiškių kalėjimas 2.0, Lukiškių skg. 6, 01108 Vilnius
International House Vilnius is the main organizer. You can learn more about us here
"Vilnius is my city!" - that's what we want you to shout together with all the other expats living in our amazing city
Join us to explore diverse cultural activities in Vilnius, make new friends, and connect with global communities in the blink of an eye! Embrace a vibrant and unforgettable day as you immerse yourself in "Vilnius is my City" - the International Community Festival. Celebrate unity, diversity, and the true spirit of Vilnius! Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to connect with people from all over the world and create lasting memories together!
What are the activities awaiting you during the festival?
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Did you know that Vilnius, the vibrant capital of Lithuania, is a city where 1 in every 10 residents hails from a different corner of the world?
Not only on the Vilnius's sctreets, but also in International House Vilnius, we have the pleasure of meeting extraordinary individuals from diverse backgrounds every single day. Our last year's International Community Meetup, a remarkable first festival, brought together participants from 50+ countries, highlighting the true essence of Vilnius as a cosmopolitan hub! Continuing the spirit of last year's success, we aspire to make the celebration of international Vilnius an annual tradition, uniting locals and expats in a joyous fusion of cultures and togetherness at "Vilnius is my city!'
For over 700 years, Vilnius has been a welcoming international city, dating back to the time of Duke Gediminas. He sent letters inviting people from all over the world to come and be part of the city's diverse and open community.
And now, we invite you to join us at a free and family-friendly event, where we celebrate Vilnius as an international city and the beauty of cultural exchange! There will be lots of activities, like karate demonstrations, fun Zumba sessions, uplifting Latin music, mesmerizing African drum performances, interactive language corners, and more!
Let's come together and enjoy the wonderful mix of cultures in Vilnius and celebrate the unity of our global community!
Did you know every year more and more of Vilnius's business ecosystem is managed by talented foreigners? This significant international presence fosters innovation and growth.
Join us for a deep dive into Vilnius's business landscape and discover how to seamlessly integrate into the thriving business community and society at large. During the festival find business community at the "MINDSTORM Corner powered by Vilnius TechFusion," where it'll be joined by influential partners such as Global Lithuanian Leaders, Bridgio Tech Accelerator, BMI Executive Institute.
Engage in insightful discussions on entrepreneurship, gaining expert insights and a glimpse into the future of business in Vilnius. Don't miss out on this eye-opening opportunity!
Each year, Vilnius welcomes over 1000 international students, enriching the city's diverse fabric and integrating into the local community.
With renowned institutions like Vilnius University, Vilnius Tech, ISM, Mykolo Romerio University, SMK, European Humanities University, and VDU, the city truly opens its borders, fostering a unique environment where local and international students mingle seamlessly.
To celebrate the lively student life in Vilnius, the event welcomes all students to participate in the festival's "Sunrise corner", assosiated with Sauletekis, Vilnius' most student-centered area. Join, break the ice of making new connections and simply have fun with us!
As a tribute to the vibrant student life associated with Sauletekis, Vilnius's most student-oriented district, the event invites all students to join the festival special "Sunrise corner," creating a space for meaningful connections and cultural exchange.
The former Lukiškių kalėjimas 2.0, once a prison, has transformed into an inspiring artistic hub in Vilnius. This historical complex now serves as a vibrant cultural center, hosting concerts and cultural events that resonate throughout the area. Immerse yourself in the captivating ambiance of artistry and heartwarming melodies in these renovated halls.
For the curious minds seeking knowledge, we offer free excursions to explore the history of Lukiškių kalėjimas. When coming to the event, be sure to find the special corner with the big sign to register for the free excursion in Lukiškes. Discover the fascinating history of this iconic space and enjoy the transformed artistic hub during your visit!