On 26th of June basketball club “Valga-Valka/Maks & Moorits” held a press conference at the Valga Sports Hall in which journalists and other interested parties had the opportunity to meet the new club’s head coach, find out about the team’s roster and the club’s goals of the next season.   The conference was ...

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On 23rd June Summer Solstice Celebration will take place at the Valka Open Air Stage. At 20.00 the festival opens by the performance of chapel "Valka vālē". At 21.00 a concert by the band "Baritoni" will take place, but at 22.00 a ball will begin and feature performances by  "Baltie lāči", Elizabete Zagorska & MSO band and bands "S.E.K.S" ...

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  With the support of the Estonia-Latvia program, the city centre of the Valga-Valka twin town is being developed. The main goal is to create an attractive and human-friendly solution for the common public space of the Valga-Valka twin town center, including the pedestrian street. As a result of the project, Valga-Valka residents and visitors ...

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  On the beginning of May, 2019 Valga Municipality Government announced the Building tender of project Valga-Valka Twin Town Centre Development. To get best technical and economical solution common building tender for Valga and Valka territories is organized.       More information about building tender you could find https://riigihanked.riik.ee/rhr-web/#/procurement/1560316/general-info ...

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Thursday, 6th of June   In VALGA   ■ 10.00 Reception of the Head of Valga municipality Margus Lepik for best graduates and their teachers in Valga Culture and Hobby Center, Kesk Street 1. (Invitations only)   ■ 18.00 The opening of Twin Cities Valga-Valka Festival and of the joint exhibition of the artists from Valga and ...

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This year Valka and Valga City Festival will take place from 5 to 11 June. As usual, there will be various events, orchestra, children's activities, boat rally and other interesting events.   On Sunday, June 9, for the first time, a parade will be held together with Valga. Valka-Valga self-employed, policemen, firefighters, schools, city companies, ...

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This year the Border Market will take place on May 11 and 12, bringing together traders from both Latvia and Estonia and from further countries. Attractions, entertainment and music will delight both small and big market visitors in two days.   During the sixth year of the border market there will be a competition for meat producers - 6th International ...

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    On Friday, September 14, 2018 representatives of the Valga Municipality Government and the Valka Municipality together with the staff of the both cities tourism information centre had a meeting in the Valga Railway Station to discuss together the issues related to the development project of the Valga-Valka Twin Town Centre. The main ...

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This year, November 10th, the third "Impossible run" will take place - the ultramarathon dedicated to the centenary of the Latvian state and the centenary of the Latvian Provisional National Council. The "Impossible run" was organized in honor of the creation of the Latvian Provisional National Council in Valka in 1917. Each kilometer of distance symbolizes ...

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U11 boys were competing for Valka/Valga cup in Valka stadium for three days. In total there were 6 teams and 15 games in the whole tournament. We had Valka, Warrior FC, FC Gauja, FC Madona, Ibilin and Durbuy.   This year FC Gauja managed to repeat the success of last year and defend their champion title. Second finished FC Madona and third was ...

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  Valka Municipality Council, in cooperation with Valga Municipality Government, is implementing the  project called “Valga-Valka Twin Town Centre Development” (Est-Lat 51) within the INTERREG Estonian-Latvian cross-border cooperation program 2014-2020. The design work of the Valga-Valka Center and pedestrian streets is carried ...

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The 3rd International meat and sausage festival “Valka-Valga 2016” took place on 7th of May during the Great Charity Border-Market. For the competition of sausages and smoked products everyone could participate with various products: sausages (boiled, semi-smoked, smoked, hard smoked (salami), blood sausages, groats sausages, Georgian sausages ...

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The 2nd International meat and sausage festival took place on 9th of May, which was attended by outworkers and entrepreneurs who produce meat products. A jury evaluated the quality of sausages, meat products and smoked products.   LLC “Kunturi” received the audience’s sympathy prize in entrepreneur’s class, but LLC “Alias” ...

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The Memorandum of Agreement between the city of I’billin and Valka Municipality Council is being concluded on 26th July in Valka.   The purpose of this Agreement is to develop cooperation and to make closer contacts. Valka Municipality and I’billin plan to cooperate in different areas: education, sport, culture, tourism, economy and ...

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