Advent and Christmas tours 2016

The castle will be open during the following weekends:

26/11/2016, 27/11/2016  11:00 - 15:00

03/12/2016,  04/12/2016  11:00 - 15:00

10/12/2016, 11/12/2016  11:00 - 15:00

17/12/2016, 18/12/2016  11:00 - 15:00


26.11 – 27.11

Castle Blatna, courtyard

Opening programme of the period of Advent


During the first  weekend of Advent you can look forward to H-band of Art School in Blatná, flautists of Art School in Blatná and trumpeters from Písek.

On Sunday Father Marcin Piasecki of the Blatna Parish  will talk about Advent while the book „Ve stopách poselstva krále Jiřího z Poděbrad aneb Pěšky z jihočeské Blatné do Bruselu“ will be introduced.

Exhibition of Christmas decoration of Andrea Šmídová during the whole weekend.

Trumpeters from Písek:

Saturday  13:00 – 14:30

Sunday  14:00 – 16:00



Starting at 10:00

Castle Blatna, courtyard

Traditional Christmas market, organised by the association Duhové ještěrky


11.12: 14:00 – 17:00

Castle Blatna, courtyard

Traditional Christmas market

Organised by Culture Centre of Blatná (

Traditional farm and hand-crafted products. Theatrical performance by the group  „100 Apes“ , including a Christmas programme.


15.11: Czech saxophone quartet


Castle Blatna, Old Palace

Four saxophones played by Roman Fojtíček, Radim Kvasnica, Otakar Martinovský and Michal Kostiuk.


4.11: Samhain

starting at 17:00

Samhain Celtic festival and lantern procession in the park, organized by Duhove Jesterky association (


15.11:  Czech saxophone quartet


Castle Blatna, Old Palace

Four saxophones played by Roman Fojtíček, Radim Kvasnica, Otakar Martinovský and Michal Kostiuk.


29.10: Tribute to František Pošta - concert


Castle Blatna, Old Palace

Part of the International Double bass Competition of František Simandl


15.10: Purkyne Annual Meeting 2016

at 14:00


28.9: Saint Wenceslas Day – Celebration of Czech national statehood

Castle Blatná, courtyard

14:00 – 17:00

Traditional celebration of the Czech national day in the courtyard of Castle Blatna.

The official program starts at 14:00 in front of the church of The Virgin Mary with a traditional parade,

while the main program will be held in the courtyard of Castle Blatna.


17.09, 18.09: 11th Blatná Photo Festival

Saturday 17/09 – Sunday 18/09 2016

Held in: Museum of Blatná, Castle Blatná, church of Virgin Mary, Community Centre

Organizers: KAMFO Blatná, Culture Department of Blatná

Official programme:


9.09, 10.09: French weekend

Castle Blatná

See more here


19.08: Castle Blatná, courtyard

at 16:30

Dance and musical performance

(groups from Slovakia and Georgia)

More info:


13.08: Castle Blatná, courtyard

at 20:00

"Once upon a time in the west"

Famous film melodies on the courtyard of Castle Blatna

Ticket price: 200 CZK

Tickets available at Castle Blatna or at the door

More info: 777 666 007


June 10:00 – 16:00, July, August 10:00 – 17:00: 

Exhibition of paper castle models

Castle Blatna, Rejt Palace

Open daily except Mondays


24.7: at 21:30 - Postřižiny z Postřižin (Cutting It Short)

Amateur actors of Blatna, 
Castle Blatna, courtyard
a play based on the novel by Czech writer Bohumil Hrabal, set in a brewery in a Czech small town
100 CZK, Tickets available at the door


16.07, 17.07: Weekend with India, Castle Blatna, Old Palace. See more here


15.07: Guitar recital of Michal Diviš

Castle Blatná, Old Palace

at 17:00

Michal Diviš (born in 1974)

Guitarist and composer, a student of the professor Petr Paulů, a participant of many master courses, curretly member  of the Children´s music academy where he mentors new generation of guitarists.


25.6, 9.7, 26.8, 27.8: Night shows - Seven deadly sins at Castle Blatna starting at 20:00, 20.30, 21:00, 21:30, 22:00

A story about an administrator of the estate spoiled by power and who neglected managing the estate.

Admission: 150 CZK adult/80 CZK children
Booking in advance needed! 1420 383 422 934,
15.7: Rock concert
Castle Blatna, courtyard. See more here
3.7: Postřižiny z Postřižin (Cutting It Short)
Castle Blatna, courtyard
100 CZK, Tickets available at the door


1.7- 13.7: 30th Anniversary of South Bohemian Piano Courses. See more here


26.6: Italian nocturno "Bravo Vivaldi"

Castle Blatna, Old Palace

Classical music by the famous Italian composer of baroque music with poetry by František Hrubín and contemporary fine art.

See more here


25.6: Fishing Festival 2016. See more here


28.5 - 19.6: Photography Exhibiton of Ynna Dalli. 

Castle Blatna, Rejt Palace
Opening hours: 10:00 - 16:00 (closed on Mondays)


8.5: Jazz day 2016. See more here


5.4, at 19:00: Spanish Mood, Jana Bezpalcová (accordion) and Dominika Weiss Hošková (violoncello)


The 2016 Season is starting!

Castle Blatna will be open on the following days during Easter:

Friday              25/03/2016   10:00 – 16:00

Saturday          26/03/2016   10:00 – 16:00

Sunday            27/03/2016   10:00 – 16:00

Monday           28/03/2016   10:00 – 16:00