After the official ceremony, an artistic performance took place, during which the works of Stanisław Moniuszko performed by Małgorzata Pańko–Edera i Anna Marchwińska from the National Philharmonic were listened to. 2019 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Stanisław Moniuszko, an eminent composer, conductor and creator of the Polish National Opera.
Elections to the European Parliament took place on 26 May this year. After the announcement of the results, the Prime Minister stressed that it was
a historic result in the elections to the European Parliament. The fifth victory in a row is the best proof that Poles want good change not only in Poland, but also in Europe.