Here are some events to look forward to in Vilnius this weekend (2/27-2/28)
Gediminas tower
© DELFI / Šarūnas Mažeika

17th International Vilnius Book Fair – Saturday and Sunday
The Vilnius Book Fair, which has been going on since Thursday, draws huge crowds to shop for books, meet authors and participate in various cultural events. If you love books and literature, this one's NOT to be missed!
For more information, click here.

Žmogšala 3 beer-tasting festival - Saturday
At this event, attendees will be given 100ml glasses and will be able to sample beers brewed by Lithuanian and regional microbreweries. The event is a great idea to get in touch with Lithuania's unique beer culture.
For more information, click here.

Yaga-Ball – Yegaveda Winter Masquerade - Saturday
From the makers of the annual psychedelic summer Yaga festival comes the Yaga-Ball, a winter masquerade that's just as crazy and wild as its summer counterpart. The event will feature electronic, reggae and dub music and a costume contest.
For more information, click here.

Painting winter scenery - Sunday
Two Glasses of Art, an organisation that hold art instruction events, will be teaching attendees tips and tricks for painting a winter scene featuring a stand of birch trees. No experience neccesary!
For more information, click here (Lithuanian). 13th Anniversary - Saturday, the popular lindy-hop dance club, will be celebrating its 13th birthday with live music and dancing!
For more information, click here.

Lithuanian Kyokushin Karate Championship - Saturday
Lithuania's kyokushin martial art competitors will face off for the honour of representing Lithuania at this year's European championship in Georgia.
For more information, click here.

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