The government has decided to extend the precautionary and security measures during the emergency situation in order to prevent more effectively the spread of COVID-19 in Latvia. The restrictions will affect the work of educational establishments, public assembly, movement outside the state borders and other areas.   From 16 March onwards, pre-school ...

10.04.2020

  In March, construction of the ValgaValka common city center will begin. In this context, traffic management on Riga, Raja and Sepa streets will change.   In addition, the Ramsi Bridge and Sõpruse Street for pedestrians will be closed for traffic. People living in the area will be given access to their homes and daily access to ...

10.04.2020

From March 7th to May 4th Valka Local History Museum will be hosting an exhibition of works by Valka Municipality’s artists called “Fantasy Toys”.   This year, 42 artists connected with Valka region are participating in the exhibition. Several of the authors currently live and work in Valka, others - in different cities around ...

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10.04.2020

  This week the dismantling of 2 buildings within project „Valga-Valka Twin Town Centre Development” started – old market building (Riga street 7A) and former border crossing building (Rigas street 1)   The construction works are performed by Estonian construction company AS TREV-2 Grupp, total contract price 4 915 899,45 ...

10.04.2020

  The tripartite construction contract for the Valga-Valka Twin Town Center development project between Valga Municipality Government, Valka Municipality Council and the construction company AS TREV-2 Grupp was ceremonially signed today in Valga Town Hall.   During the project a common public space, covering both the historic downtown ...

10.04.2020

The program of the 13th International Contemporary Theater Festival "Tālvils 2019" has been announced. The festival will take place from 5th to 8th September in Valka.   Thursday, 5th of September:   In the great hall of Valka City Culture House at 17:00 The opening of the festival. Drum and bagpipe music group "Auļi" will perform ...

10.04.2020

From August 16th to August 18th, Valka City Stadium will host the Valka/Valga Football Cup for U12 teams.   This year's tournament will feature teams from five countries - Latvia, Estonia, Belgium, Israel and Lithuania.     The first day of the tournament will also feature a grand opening and a coach/supporter friendship game. On ...

10.04.2020

  On 17th of August 2019 at 13:00 o’clock in the territory of the old Valka railway station, Poruka Street 4, every resident and visitor of Valka will have the opportunity to learn more about the “Green Railways” project (Nr. Est-Lat24), and all visitors will have the opportunity to ride the railway bikes. Informative materials ...

10.04.2020

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 ...

10.04.2020

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" ...

10.04.2020

  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 ...

10.04.2020

  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 ...

10.04.2020

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 ...

10.04.2020

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, ...

10.04.2020