Magic Malbork

In August Malbork with its monumental castle will host the 10 edition of a unique spectacle. The streets and the castle will brim with artists, acrobats, musicians and actors as part of one of the largest outdoor events in northern Poland. This spectacle of Magic Malbork has already earned its reputation as a colourful and one-of-a-kind event, appealing to people of all ages.

The Siege of Malbork

On the third weekend of July, Malbork will play host to a reenactment of the siege of Malbork, one of the greatest medieval battles. The three days will abound in numerous attractions, such as reenactments of knightly battles, a cavalry battle, crossbow and archery tournaments, artillery shows, special events for children as well as a fair of medieval and artistic craft.

XI Knigths Tournament

It’s a tradition that in August the City Moat turns into a tournament area, in which there are fights among knight clans coming to Chojnice from all over Poland. All day long, there are different events like an archery contest, old dance shows as well as folk games from the Medieval Ages. After dawn, at 8 p.m, there is a staging of the 1466 siege of Chojnice.

VIII Opera Nights

In August, in the City Moat, Chojnice’s audience will have a chance to listen to opera and operetta pieces performed by the most wonderful Polish artists, accompanied by the symphonic orchestra with the beautiful stage setting in the background. The opera performances matches perfectly the evening atmosphere of the Old Town. Every year, there is a wonderful spiritual feast for the inhabitants of the city as well as for tourists.  

XXIC The Night of Poets

The Night of Poets is a unique opportunity to listen to poetry recited and sung by the greatest Polish poets, actors and musicians. In the City Moat, there will be a literary feast, preceded traditionally by the National Poetic Meetings and the XXIII National „One Poem” Competition.

XXVI Street Art Festival "Chojnice’s Fiesta"

At the first weekend of July, invited by the Chojnice’s Center of Culture, the most famous street theaters from Poland and other countries come to our town to present their newest outdoor performances. The spectacles take place in the Town Square and the City Moat till late hours in the evening. The theatrical experience is accompanied by fire shows, street musical performances, art workshops and live sculptures’ shows.