Estonia 100 Celebrations Across North-America


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New York, NY (USA)

Eesti Vabariik 100 - Estonian Independence Day Celebration

Estonian Independence Day Celebration at The Community Church, keynote speaker Mr. Rein Taagepera; performing Kristi Roosmaa, Saare Vika, New York Estonian Mixed Choir and the children's choir. After-party at the Estonian House; Film "Raising of the Flag" screening, dessert table and jazz band at the Great Hall.
Dates: February 24, 2018 at 1PM
Location: The Community Church (40 East 35th St, New York, NY) & New York Estonian House

Estonian Cultural Days in New York 2018

Estonian Cultural Days will take place March 28-31, 2018; this year's celebration focuses of Estonian ethno and folk music featuring traditional seto singers, contemporary folk instrumentalists, a world-wide theater premiere, a panel-discussion about Estonian culture and formation of contemporary Estonian cultural identity.
Dates: March 28-31, 2018
Tickets: Mostly free, teater & concerts vary depending on the event.
Location: New York Estonian House.
More information: Website, Facebook.

Eesti 100 NYC Gala

Gala is an opportunity for Estonians, irrespective of place of birth, who cherish their homeland and culture, to join together with friends and family to celebrate this milestone.
Date: March 31, 2018 at 7PM
Tickets: from $165
Location: JW Marriott Essex House NY
More information: Website, Facebook Event.

Esto-Atlantis Concert at Lincoln Center

Esto-Atlantis Concert brings over 100 singers and musicians from five countries and two continents to celebrate music by Estonian composers Aavo Pärt, Rudolf Tobias, and Helen Tobias-Duesberg.
Date: April 1, 2018 at 3PM
Tickets: from $45
Location: Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
More information: Website, Facebook.

Toronto, ON (Canada)

Estonian Independence Anniversary Gala

Evening full of music, food, and drinks, featuring Estonian musicians Oliver Kuusik, Margus Kappel, Toivo Unt, and local orchestra. Honorary guests Estonia's Canadian Ambassador Gita Kalmet, EELK Bishop Tiit Salumäe.
Date: Feb 24, 2018 at 7PM
Tickets: $60
Location: Toronto Estonian House
More information: Facebook Event, [email protected].

EV 100 Juubelipidu Torontos

Gathering for flag raising ceremony at Nathan Philips Square (featuring choir performances, guides & scouts and orchestra "Kõla"), bring your Estonian flogs as well as all organization flags. A chance to demonstrate to the world and affirm for ourselves, how proud we are of our heritage. The event is followed by procession across the street to the Osgoode Ballroom in the Sheraton Center Hotel for a Hala 3-course luncheon with champagne & wine. Performances by Leiki Kovillem's ensemble, violin ensemble "Võlukeeled" (Estonia), singalongs, choir "koolinoorte, and many others.
Date: Feb 24, 2018 at 10AM-4PM
Tickets: $100 (under 12y $10; students $25)
Location: Sheraton Centre Toronto
More Information: Facebook Event, Facebook Page.

Washington, D.C. (USA)

Michel Sittow's Solo Exhibition

The first solo exhibition of the famous renaissance artist of Estonian origin, Michel Sittow, will bring on display his survived works from major art museums all over the world.
Date: January 28-May 13, 2018
Location: National Gallery of Art
More information: EV100 page.

EV 100 Anniversary Gala

Anniversary celebration featuring dinner, guest speakers, music by Mart Sander and his orchestra; entertainment by Andrus Vaarik as Ivan Orav, and fundraising and auction to Benefit Cancer Fund "Kingitud Elu" in Estonia.
Date: February 17, 2018
Location: Arlington Capital View Hotel
More information: Facebook Event, Facebook Page, Website.

Estonia 100 Year Celebration with Swing Swindlers
Calamus Enterprises presents Mart Sander and Swing Swindlers.
A celebration of Estonia's historic 100th birthday in 2018 02/18 with Mart Sander and Swing Swindlers big band. Relaxed atmosphere with dance music from 1930-1940, featured in Estonian, Russian, German and in English. Food and Alcoholic beverages included in the ticket price.
Date: February 18, 2018
Location: Golden Samovar Restaurant & Bar, Rockville, MD
More information: Eventbride, Facebook Event.

Seattle, WA (USA)

Baltic 100th Anniversary Celebration Concert with the Mägi Ensemble

A choral music celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Independence by the Mägi Ensemble, a Seattle-based women's vocal ensemble that sings music form the Baltic region.
Date: April 22, 2018
Location: Emmanuel Episcopal Church
More information: Website.

Estonia 100 Independence Celebration

Seattle is celebrating 100 anniversary of the Republic of Estonia on February 24th, 4pm at Latvian Hall. Buffet dinner featuring steak and salmon with wine and champagne at every table. Formal wear. Live music, DJ and short formal program. Kids corner.
Date: February 24, 2018 at 4pm
Location: Latvian Hall
More Information: Website.

Aldis Purs "100 Years of Citizenship in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania"

Aldis Purs (Affiliate Assistant Professor, UW Department of Scandinavian Studies) is author of Baltic Facades (London, 2010), Historical Dictionary of Latvia (London, 2017), Latvia: The Challenges of Change (London, 2002), and many articles about the history of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia. Lecture hosted by the Baltic Studies Program at the University of Washington Department of Scandinavian Studies
Date: January 22, 2018
Location: Savery Hall 130, University of Washington
More Information: Website.

Estonian Independence Gala - Eesti 100 Gala

Date: February 24, 2018 at 4pm-9pm
Location: Latvian Hall
More Information: Website.

Lakewood, NJ (USA)

Estonia 100th Birthday Party

A full of events at the Lakewood Estonian House starting with a cocktail Reception and Entertainment. Speaker Jüri Toomepuu, special guest Kaiti Künka Estonian Consul General in New York, performances by Estonian School Children, Ülle Bucholz, Lind Männik-Richters, MC Mart Sander and Music by Mart Sander and his orchestra.
Date: February 24, 2018, 2PM-7PM
Location: Lakewood Estonian House
More information: Website, Facebook Page

Vancouver, BC (Canada)

Estonia 100 Independence Day Ball

EV 100 Ceremony, Champagne reception, 3 course plated dinner, dancing & entertainment. Musical guests include Vancouver jazz musician and composer Alan Mathenson & Ensemble, and from Estonia an entertainer and former Eurovision singer Gerli Padar & Band. Also performing: Vancouver Estonian Mixed Choir "Läänetuul", Women's ensemble "Leelo" and Vancouver Estonian folk dancers.
Date: February 24, 2018
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel
More information: Website, Facebook Event.

Hamilton, ON (Canada)

EV 100 Anniversary Ball

Featuring champagne, dance, greetings, and performances.
Date: February 23, 2018
Location: Carmen's Banquet Centre
More information: Facebook Event, Facebook Group.

Stanford, CA (USA)

The 2018 AABS Conference at Stanford University: The 100th Anniversary of Baltic Independence

The 2017 AABS Conference at Stanford University will celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Baltic Independence and highlight the importance of Baltic studies today.
Date: June 1-3, 2018
Location: Stanford University
More Information: EV100 Page, Website.

West Palm Beach (FL)


Event organized by the Estonian National Association of South Florida
Date: March 3, 2018 at 5PM
Location: West Palm Beach Marriott
More information: Facebook Event, Facebook Page.

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