23rd of August (from 5 pm), Unguriņi-Lilli border point
The festivities include a concert by the accordion orchestra Baltic Tremolo, an artisan trade fair, festive speeches and a performance by the Jānis Lūsēns’ group with soloists Zigfrīds Muktupāvels, Kristīne Zadovska, Uģis Roze and Anmary. After that, folk groups Mežābele (Latvia) and Tiistelu (Estonia) will invite everybody to light a solidarity bonfire followed by a concert of the Karl-Erik Taukar Band (Estonia). Participants are invited to illuminate the Baltic Way with candlelight or other lights.
24th of August, Karksi-Nuija – Rūjiena
THE BALTIC WAY 30 BIKE RIDE
Starts 10 am. Route (36 km): Karksi-Nuija town square (Estonia) – Lilli-Unguriņi border crossing point – Rūjiena town square (Latvia).
Created and done by: the Naukšēni Municipality, Rūjiena Municipality and the Karksi-Nuija Municipality (Estonia)
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