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2019 Ještěd Festival

One day

The annual event celebrating the famous Ještěd tower opens otherwise inaccessible areas to visitors. It takes place on the top of the mountain, at the Horní Hanychov tram stop and other places in the town. 

Practical information

Admission to the festival is free. 

This year’s festival will open the otherwise inaccessible areas of the Ještěd tower and hotel to visitors. The festival takes place all day long, and visitors can look forward to activities such as the traditional beer keg haul to the peak and the classic car show.

The festival also includes music performances, an exhibition of the original restaurant and hotel furnishings and the opportunity to tour the engine room of the top cable car station.

Visitors can ride the historical tram through the town centre, visit the Liberec and Jablonec nad Nisou transportation company on the open house day or enjoy one of the many theatre performances. 


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