Once upon a time in Austerlitz 1805

Demonstrations of battle episodes, historic fair and costumed shows in the chateau: such is the menu of the Battle of Three Emperors commemorative events in Slavkov u Brna (Austerlitz).

Accompanying program

18:00 church service for the fallen victims of the Battle of Austerlitz – Temple of The Lord´s Resurrection

19:00 Václav Hudeček – concert for the 213th anniversary of the Battle of Austerlitz organised by the association Cairn of Piece – Austerlitz. Entry is free.

 

Friday, November 30th

18:00 Concert Klapa sol, vocal music band from partner town Pag, The Chateau chapel

19:00 – 22:00 “Austerlitz, genius loci”: costumed Chateau tours and Empire ball

Chateau courtyard

19:00 Arrival of the Austrian and Russian Emperor

Folk festivity

Movie premiere from the Moravian Elegy cycle – story of Jan Nepomuk Prokeš

 

Saturday, December 1st

9:00 – 22:00

Pre-Christmas fair – town centre and Chateau courtyard

10:00

Event opening with soldiers’ parade at the town hall, Palackého square

10:00 – 16:00

“Once in Austerlitz” commented soldiers´ training and battle clashes show – Palackého square

12:00

Battle show, part 1 – Chateau garden

13:00

Church service for the fallen – Temple of the Lord´s Resurrection

17:30

Medal handing over to the founders of the memorial events tradition – Historical hall of the Chateau

19:30

Soldiers´ defile through the town (Brněnská Street – Church – Chateau garden)

20:00

Battle show, part 2 and final multimedia show with fireworks – Chateau garden

Accompanying program: 9:00 – 21:00 opened Temple of the Lord´s Resurrection

 

 

Organised by:
Slavkov u Brna municipality

Co-operating partners:
Slavkov-Austerlitz Chateau
Acaballado, z.s.

Further information:
www.slavkov.cz