Prague Experience logoPrague tourist information & travel guide logo
Prague Events Guide 2021

Prague Events » What's on in Prague in May 2021

Prague hosts events all year round, including food and drink festivals, exhibitions, rock and pop concerts, classical music festivals, marathons, and the Easter and Christmas markets. Prague Experience is your Prague events guide.


  May 2021

Prague events
Labour Day - Public Holiday
Dates: 01 May 2021
Public holiday. Prague sightseeing and entertainment operate as normal. Shops have limited opening times.

Petrin Hill & Lookout Tower
May Rituals
Dates: 01 May 2021
Petrin Hill is the romantic setting for couples in love to spend a few hours together, after placing flowers at the feet of a statue of the celebrated 19th century poet, Karel Hynek Macha. Macha created several myths, a few illegitimate offspring and an epic poem called 'May'. Thus, lovers make a pilgrimage in his name and find a quiet corner to, well, er, let's say no more.
Where: Petrin Hill, Prague 5.

5 Seconds Of Summer - Concert
5 Seconds Of Summer - Concert
Dates: 05 May 2021
Times: 20:00
Prices: 1390 CZK-1790 CZK
Australian band 5 Seconds Of Summer are playing Prague as part of their 2020 world tour.
Where: O2 Universum, Českomoravská 2345/17, Prague 9.
Travel: Metro station: Ceskomoravska (line B). O2 Universum is next to O2 Arena, which is opposite the metro station.
Website: 5 Seconds Of Summer - Concert

Prague events
Liberation Day - Public Holiday
Dates: 08 May 2021
Public holiday. Celebrates the end of World War II. Although Soviet tanks rolled in to liberate the Czech Republic a day later than elsewhere, on the 9th May 1945, VE Day is celebrated on the 8th May in line with other former Communist countries "liberated" by the Russians.
Prague sightseeing and entertainment operate as normal. Shops have limited opening times.

Get Rainbowed
Get Rainbowed
Dates: 15 May 2021
Times: 11:00
Get Rainbowed is a unique 5km running event across 5 colour zones.
Where: to be announced
Website: Get Rainbowed

Joe Satriani - Concert
Joe Satriani - Concert
Dates: 15 May 2021
Times: 20:00
Prices: 1390 CZK-1690 CZK
The influential and respected instrumental rock guitarist, Joe Satriani, is coming to Prague to present his new album.
Where: Prague Congress Centre (Kongresové centrum Praha), 5. května 65, Prague 4.
Travel: Metro station: Vysehrad (line C).
Website: Joe Satriani - Concert

St. John's Navalis Sound & Light Show
St. John's Navalis Sound & Light Show
Dates: 15 May 2021
Times: 20:00-22:30
Sound and light spectacle on the river. Gather on Charles Bridge or along the banks of the river nearby, or book a river cruise or a table at a riverside restaurant to enjoy a flotilla of historical boats, Baroque music and fireworks.
18:45 - St. John’s Procession from Prague Castle to Charles Bridge.
20:00 - Regatta of ancient boats.
21:00 - Baroque classical music on the river.
21:55 - Fireworks over the river.
Where: Charles Bridge, Prague 1.
Website: St. John's Navalis Sound & Light Show

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds - Concert
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds - Concert
Dates: 17 May 2021
Times: 20:00
Prices: 1290 CZK-1990 CZK
Australian singer, songwriter, screenwriter and writer Nick Cave recently released his album, 'Ghosteen', which he will introduce to Prague as part of his European tour.
Where: O2 Arena, Ocelarska 460/2, Prague 9.
Travel: Metro station: Ceskomoravska (line B). O2 Arena is opposite the metro station.
Website: Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds - Concert

Eric Clapton - Concert
Eric Clapton - Concert
Dates: 23 May 2021
Times: 20:00
Prices: 2990 CZK-9990 CZK
Eric Clapton returns to the O2 in Prague after an absence of 7 years to start off his European tour.
Where: O2 Arena, Ocelarska 460/2, Prague 9.
Travel: Metro station: Ceskomoravska (line B). O2 Arena is opposite the metro station.
Website: Eric Clapton - Concert

Céline Dion - Concert
Céline Dion - Concert
Dates: 24 May 2021
Times: 19:30
Canadian superstar Céline Dion returns to Prague in 2020 after 12 years, as part of her Courage world tour. In the Prague concert she will play her greatest hits, as well as songs from the album.
Where: O2 Arena, Ocelarska 460/2, Prague 9.
Travel: Metro station: Ceskomoravska (line B). O2 Arena is opposite the metro station.
Website: Céline Dion - Concert

Holi Open Air Festival 2021
Holi Open Air Festival 2021
Dates: 29 May 2021
Times: 12:00-21:00
The Holi Open Air Colour Festival is held in more than 20 countries around the world. The Czech event takes place on an island in the centre of Prague, where visitors can enjoy a festival of colours combined with a an electronic dance music party.
Where: Strelecky Island (Strelecky ostrov), Prague 1.
Travel: Metro station: Narodni trida (line B); Tram stop: Narodni divadlo.
Website: Holi Open Air Festival 2021

Prague Opera, Ballet & Classical Concerts in May 2021
Prague Opera, Ballet & Concerts in May 2021
Dates: 01 May 2021 - 31 May 2021
Prague is famous for its opera, ballet and classical concerts. Performances are held in magnificent opera houses, stunning concert halls, and in an array of churches and other historic buildings. Tickets are reasonably priced, so shows often sell out. Advance reservations are therefore highly recommended.
Website: Opera, Ballet & Classical Concerts in May 2021

Prague Theatre in May 2021
Prague Theatre in May 2021
Dates: 01 May 2021 - 31 May 2021
Visit a Prague theatre for a typically Czech experience. Black light theatre is a mix of dynamic dance routines, mime artists, animated film, and state-of-the-art visual and audio effects. While marionette theatre features giant puppets. Shows are highly visual, so appeal to adults and children of all ages and nationalities. Advance reservations are highly recommended.
Website: Theatre Performances in May 2021


JUL | AUG | SEP | OCT | NOV | DEC 2020 | JAN 2021 | FEB | MAR | APR | MAY | JUN |
Prague Package
Prague City Break Hotel
Book your Prague city break: hotel, transfers, tour & entertainment:
Prague Package
Hotel Offers!
Prague hotels
May Offers:
Prague hotels
Prague Experience accept all major debit & credit cardsFollow us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterFollow us on Instagram

Prague Events 2020-2021

Home | Terms | Privacy | Prague Experience © 2002-2020 Travel Experience Ltd