Sail parade of the Latvian Open Offshore Sailing Championship “Gulf of Riga Regatta” Almost 50 sailing yachts will gather together in the Venta aquatory.
The Summer Solstice and “Līgo” celebration is a special time, when it is the height of nature and people want to sing and dance until sunrise. So that this year everyone would be able to find the most suitable “Līgo” celebration place, Ventspils Tourism Information Centre introduces celebration opportunities in Ventspils and the region.
The Beach Waterpark, with the time becoming one of the most popular and loved places of recreation and guaranteeing fun, active recreation and water joys, will start its season on Wednesday, June 17.
Due to the emergency situation in Latvia to limit the spread of the Covid-19 virus, for the first time in 25 years, the season of Ventspils Freeport Authority’s excursion boat “Hercogs Jēkabs” was postponed for more than a month from the traditional May 1. On Wednesday, June 10, "Hercogs Jēkabs" will be waiting for guests again to take a trip along the river Venta from the sea gate to Venta arches at the rowing base "Dampeļi".
From June 10, everyone interested is welcome to go on an excursion to Ventspils International Radio Astronomy Centre. The centre is located on the coast of the Baltic Sea – not far from Ventspils, in Irbene, where the world's 8th largest radio telescope operates and can be seen.