Fairs for everyone
Poznań International Fairs are not only big cofrences and cogresses. MTP is open for everybody and their events attract not only industry people. We present selection of events suitable for tourists in Poznań.
The history of Poznań International Fairs dates back to 1925 when the first national exhibition took place. It's purpose was to show strenght of Polish economy and culture after regaining the independence. The expo was a success and since that time Poznań Fairs became the most important in Poland. Today Fairs attract people from not only Poland but the whole world. It organizes festivals, single events, concerts and even summer cinema free of charge. Check which events are woth your tourist attenton in the season 2019/2020.
All the propositions below take place in Międzynarodowe Targi Poznańskie, ul. Głogowska 14, Poznań.
Bałkańska Randka Rendevous with Balkans
5.10.2019, 9:00 – 23:00, free admission
Meeting with Balkan culture, traditions and cuisine. During this Fair there will be a chance to try eco Balkan food, listen to the Balkan music or see the Balkan movies. One of the guests will be legend of Polish culinary TV - Robert Makłowicz.
25-27.10.2019, tickets 21 zł
See what classic motorization of the 20th Century looked like. These fairs are presentation of few hundred oldtimers - from Poland as well as from all over the world.
25.10 | 11:00 – 19:00
26.10 | 10:00 – 18:00
27.10 | 10:00 – 17:00
15. - 16.11.2019, one-day ticket 20 zł
All the beer lovers are invited to the Poznań International Fair where on November 15th and 16th Poznań will host 7th Poznań Beer Fair and the 3rd edition of Street Food Spot. Two halls filled with the best beer and food await for you! This is also a time of the first Greater Poland Beer Cup competition directed towards breweries of the region.
28.11 – 1.12.2019, 9:00 – 23:00 (last day until 18:00), tickets 45 – 600 zł
Cavaliada is an international equestrian competition, which consists of a series Cavaliada Tour sporting events.
The strongest point of the event is playing the highest level competitions in four different equestrian discyplin at the same time. This unique solution connects the entire equestrian community in one place and time.
29.11 – 1.12.2019, free admission
Festival of art and craft attracts thousands of people every year. Every visitor may find some amazing art works as well as buy unique gifts or Christmas decorations.
4 ZONES OF FESTIVAL:
ART & CRAFT
Handmade jewllery, glass, ceramics, decorations, toys, sculptures and paintings.
FASHION – BEZLIQ
Special zone for young clothes designers.
All the products for craft and handmaking.
For the first time one of the elements of the festival will be calligraphy. You will see pieces of calligraphy art, you will find out where we use this technique today and you will be able to watch artists while creating.
29.11 12:00 – 19:00
30.11 10:00 – 19:00
01.12 10:00 – 18:00
14-16.02.2020, 10:00 – 17:00, free admission
“Discover the taste of adventure” – this is the motto of the 31st sedition of TOUR SALON Fair of Regions and Tourist Products. According to it, TOUR SALON will inspire to travel, point out interesting destinations, and be a guide to places that are worth visiting. The word "taste" in is not coincidental in this case because special attention will be paid to culinary tourism. TOUR SALON is to be the beginning of the travel adventure. Therefore, a wide range of companies and institutions is invited to cooperate, including regional tourist organizations and local government units, representatives of tourist attractions such as theme parks, museums, zoological gardens, tourist trails, tour operators and travel agencies, hotels, wellness & SPA centres, health resorts, sanatoriums, organizers of thematic trips, as well as manufacturers of tourist equipment. Thanks to such complex exposition travel enthusiasts will be able to plan further trips in interesting places from A to Z.
It has been almost two decades since spring in Poznań is gussied up by Pyrkon, a three-days long Fan Convention, for several years now consistently located within the area of the Poznań International Fair and gathering lovers of broadly understood fantasy: films, TV series, books, comics and games of all kinds. It’s the largest event of its type in Poland and one of the largest in Europe, visited by a constantly growing number of participants (the number of whom during the last edition exceeded 120 thousand). Everyone will find unforgettable attractions here, suited to their needs: meetings with guests both Polish and international (in the previous years Felicia Day, Patricia Briggs, Stan Sakai, Christopher Judge and many, many more visited Poznań), workshops, lectures, shows, concerts, theatrical performances, exhibitions as well as outdoor cinema – and that’s only the tip of the iceberg, which is composed of a couple hundreds of program events! It’s a fantastic meeting spot where no one gets bored – no matter their age or hobbies. Come and see for yourself.
Based on the organizors' materials..
Cover photo: Festiwal Pyrkon