42nd Festival PAF Tachov 6th - 8th March 2020.  Deadline for accepting the competition works February 15th 2020

Submission of competition works starts on 1st of January 2020

Framework Program PAF Tachov 2018

staří potápěči

The program will be specified after the closing of the competition  (13/3/2018)

FRIDAY  23.3. 2018

08:00 - 12:00  Cinema (The Community Center Mže)   Projection and lecture for schools

18:00 The Museum of the Czech Forest (Muzeum Českého lesa) in  Tachov

Vernissage of an unique exhibition  -  100 years of diving, not only in Czechia

Historical equipment used in 1900 - 2000. The exhibition is based on colletions of the Historical Diving Society – Czech Republic and on colletios of private collectors. In this form and scope it is held for the first time in the Czech Republic. 

20:00 Cinema (The Community Center Mže)

  • Official opening of the festival
  • Baptism of the book Tachovo from heaven
  • Projection of travel and diving films
  • Exhibition of photographs
  • Exhibition of children's art
  • Exhibition of cartoon humor 

SATURDAY 24.3. 2018

MAIN PROGRAM - (The Community Center Mže)

09:00 Projection of travel and diving films

11:00 Award ceremony to the winners of the children's art contest

11:15 Lecture

12:00 Projection of travel and diving films

13:00 Lecture

14:00 Projection of travel and diving films

15:00 Lecture

16:00 Projection of travel and diving films

Exhibition of Diving Photographs - During the whole event, you can visit an exhibition of diving photos, children's art and cartoon humor. The photo Exhibition contains selection of 150 most successful competition pictures. 


  • Awarding prizes to winning authors
  • Magic Performance
  • Cartoonist
  • Cuban rum tasting
  • Tombola/Raffle
  • Ball tickets draw