You are here

World prepares for ambitious blonde party

23.05.2011 | The Baltic Times

Why do blondes go to Riga on the last weekend of May? Nope, this is not another bad blonde joke. The answer is, they go for the annual Riga go blonde parade.

Why do blondes go to Riga on the last weekend of May? Nope, this is not another bad blonde joke. The answer is, they go for the annual Riga go blonde parade.

An event that first began in 2008 in an effort to try and bring some happiness to the people of Latvia in the midst of the global financial crisis, the parade has now warped into one of the biggest events on the Baltic calendar each year, attracting participants and media from around the world.

For full article please click here.

Related news
The USA business news web-site, BusinessInsider.com, declared Riga, the capital of Latvia, as one of the five most attractive European cities for summer travels. Riga was given the distinction along with...
It might have the best chef in the kitchen, interior created by a fashionable architect, or a jazz pianist and improvisational virtuoso – every restaurant or bar will claim that it is unique, and...

07.06.2013 Beach for everyone!

On the 19th of May on Kauguri beach a „Beach for everyone” was opened, and it is the first beach for the people with special needs in Jūrmala!
The Riga Festival this year will continue for three days, from August 17 through August 19, LETA learned from the Riga City Council.