Every year the music festival “Beatričės vasaros”, which began in2011 sounds in the manors and churches of the Šakiai district commemorating the singer’s Beatričė Grincevičiūtė 100th birth anniversary. The high level music of W.A. Mozart, F.Schubert, Ch. Gounod, J. Brahms, E. Grieg and other composers are performed by famous Lithuanian and foreign artists. All festival concerts are held in four different areas - Griškabūdis, Ilguva and Šakiai Evangelical Lutheran churches, Zypliai and Gelgaudiškis manor house.