City festival „Šiauliai Days“ is one of the most important festivals in Šiauliai. It encourages educational, cultural, recreational activities and cooperation between city‘s cultural and educational organizations. During „Šiauliai Days“ the citizens are welcome to shop in the festival fair, enjoy exceptional concerts, creative and educational activities and other entertainment. The festival offers a programme for all age groups and allows to enrich the leisure time of every cultural user.
Starting the beginning of December, begins the marathon of Christmas and New Year events in Šiauliai. From the first December days till the Three Kings Day on the 6th of January, Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremonies, Advent evenings, exhibitions, concerts, various workshops and educational programmes for children and adults are held.
Šiauliai Cultural Centre organizes various events of public holiday celebrations, which mark significant national historical facts. These celebrations bring people of Šiauliai to mass gatherings, commemorations, marches and concerts.