Summer Sound in sunny Liepāja
The Summer Sound music festival is taking place August 3 to 4, with local and international acts performing right in the dunes of Liepāja town in western Latvia. It's a laid-back and popular thing.
Laba Daba in Līgatne
Meanwhile the Laba Daba festival, featuring alternative, indie and otherwise not-mainstream artists is taking place in Līgatne. It's a hip thing with many green activities and a tent site in the midst of a large orchard.
Theater Festival in Valmiera
The Theater Festival in Valmiera, while perhaps not the first choice for people who don't speak Latvian, is taking place August 3 to 5 in the scenic Valmiera town. It's fun for the whole family, and the program even features modern opera.