Foreigners: Top 10 November events around Slovakia

Head to Košice for Fashion Week and Art & Tech Days or go listen to a sermon given by a US cardinal in Trnava in November.

The interactive VR/AI experience by Kitchen Budapest and Healium Decoration, named TRAINING 2038, at the 2018 Art & Tech Days in KošiceThe interactive VR/AI experience by Kitchen Budapest and Healium Decoration, named TRAINING 2038, at the 2018 Art & Tech Days in Košice (Source: ATDs - Facebook)

In November, Slovakia marks the 30th anniversary since the peaceful Velvet Revolution on November 17, 1989, when communism fell.

However, there are all kinds of events happening this last month of autumn around Slovakia. Košice slightly dominates the list this time:

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1) WALKING TOUR:The Lesser-Known Details of St Elisabeth Cathedral in Košice, Nov 1-3, St Elisabeth Cathedral, Košice
2) PERFORMANCE:Russian Circus on Ice, Nov 5-10, ice-hockey stadiums in five Slovak towns
3) THEATRE FESTIVAL:The Weekend of Attractive Theatre, Nov 6-10, community centre ŽSR, Zvolen
4) FASHION:Košice Fashion Week & Summit, Nov 6-9, community centre Kasárne/Kulturpark, Košice
5) MUSIC: Urbsounds label night, Nov 8, community centre Stanica Žilina-Zárečie, Žilina
6) WINE TASTING:The Little Carpathians Tastes, Nov 9, local restaurants and wine cellars in the region
7) RELIGION:Trnava Novena, Nov 12-21, St Nicholas Basilica, Trnava
8) FILM FESTIVAL:High Mountains Nitra, Nov 16, town hall, Nitra
9) TECH FESTIVAL: Art & Tech Days, Nov 19-24, Kasárne/Kulturpark, Košice
10) EXHIBITION: Graphics by Impressionists, until Feb 2020, The East Slovak Museum, Košice

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