Every city has many faces. Possibly, we know just a few of them. City guests and inhabitants often see completely differ- ent towns. Riga – a cultural metropolis, a European suburb, a point between Russia and the West, a harbour town, a bilingual society, a city with rich cultural traditions, song celebration, Jugendstil, old wooden structures, innovations, new medias, opera. Culture is undoubtedly a significant component of this city that cannot go by unnoticed even during a short visit, in the haste of today when there is no time to observe and obtain in-depth knowledge.