Several cultural events are held annually at TBU in Zlín, among them the Gala Ball, organized traditionally by students of the Faculty of Multimedia
Communications, the Christmas Tree Lighting Up Ceremony, Christmas Party, and Rag Day – a traditional parade of young people marching through the town wearing masks and fancy dress costumes, with concerts featuring performers of various musical styles, TBU Freshmen Welcome Party, Researchers’ Night, BusFest, Culturea and many more. Another popular event held at TBU in Zlín is the Miss Academia beauty contest. The traditional student competition aims at selecting the number one female university student in the Czech Republic.
Zlín has always had a rich cultural heritage. Two traditional town institutions include the Theatre and the Bohuslav Martinů Philharmonic Orchestra. There are also many other entertainment options such as the 14|15 Bata Institute, Malá Scéna theatre, and dozens of private galleries, folklore ensembles, modern rock clubs, cinemas, art agencies and nice cafés. Visitors can also try out boating on the Bata Canal. Zlín also holds several prestigious
sports events, e.g. the Barum Rally – European Rally Championship, which runs through the town and its surroundings during summer.
There is a list of our Events.