COVID-19 Measures

Covid 19 and related measures have become part of our lives, although we believe that this will only be temporary. On this page, you will find the measures that apply at the Cinematik festival and are based on the currently valid decree on COVID regulations in individual regions of Slovakia. On this site, we will keep the information related to the pandemic and measures up to date and as necessary.

Measures and Restrictions:

These health measures will be valid at the festival, regardless of the degree to which Piešťany will belong within the COVID “map”:

  • Wear masks
  • Disinfect your hands
  • Do not shake hands
  • Keep an appropriate distance
  • If you are sick, stay home
  • Buy accreditations online
  • Spend time between film screenings outdoors

Risk groups (persons 60 years of age and older, persons with chronic heart, vascular, lung, kidney and metabolic diseases, and immunocompromised persons and pregnant women) are advised to consider non-participation with the exception of those already vaccinated.

Who can be a visitor to the festival?

In accordance with the valid decree, this year visitors will be allowed to enter the festival according to the degree of danger of the COVID “map” the district of Piešťany will be.



If the district of Piešťany is located in the green level, the mode VACCINATED-TESTED-AFTER OVERCOMING COVID-REGIME will apply – access only for persons who are: Fully vaccinated OR tested (negative result from PCR not older than 72 hours, from antigen test not older than 48 hours) OR have overcome COVID-19 in the last 180 days.



In case that the district of Piešťany will be in the orange degree, the Fully Vaccinated regime will apply exclusively. “Fully vaccinated person” means persons who are: 14 days after the second dose of the two-dose vaccine, or 21 days after the single-dose vaccine, or 14 days after any dose if the person has overcome COVID-19 in the last 180 days.

COVID-19 Tests

The information about the COVID-19 tests sites in Piešťany is published also at the city website.