Upcoming Events in Istria

We would like to introduce you to the Calendar of events of our region. We hope you will be able to find something for yourselves and thus spend with us great moments and bring home beautiful memories.
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Artery - festival of Visual Arts

  • 17Aug
  • ~
  • 22Aug
The seveth edition of the festival held in the suggestive setting of the old town offers exhibitions, projections, performances and other artistic work of Croatian and foreign authors, as well as many other contents. The festival of visual arts organized by the Lapidarium Museum will be held from 17 to 22 August with the support of the Town of Novigrad, Istria County Office for Culture, Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia and Novigrad Tourist Board.

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Tags : Events , Novigrad

Event Location: Historic centre

The Bell Tower Dance

  • 19Aug
The Bell Tower Dance is a summer night dance and entertainment event with catchy dance rhythms on Novigrad's main square. Professional dancers will leave visitors breathless with their artistry and brilliant choreography – dance the night away as they bring you into this summer dance story...

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Tags : Destinations , Novigrad

Event Location: Novigrad

Homemade is the Best

  • 20Aug
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  • 23Aug
Homemade is the Best is a fair of local products travelling along the Croatian Adriatic shore during summer, which will once again make a short stop in Novigrad’s town port, Mandrač.

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Tags : Regional delicacies , Events , Gastronomic events , Novigrad

Event Location: Mandrač, Novigrad

Street Wizards’ Night

  • 24Aug
The event is an contemporary approach to street theatre, relying on the global trend of combining music, dancing and juggling with demanding circus skills, like tightrope/wire walking, work with trapeze and silk, acrobatics and similar. The performers are jugglers, stilt walkers, clowns and other circus artists.

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Tags : Novigrad

Event Location: Veliki trg, Novigrad

St. Pelagius Celebration

  • 25Aug
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  • 28Aug
Every year Novigrad organises a festival in the name of its patron saint, St. Pelagije, a festival which is very well known and is considered a must-attend event. This city festivity will offer various cultural, entertaining and sport events during a couple of days. Central and most important part of the celebration will be from August 25 to 28th, full of music and entertaining events such as concerts, dances, sports competitions and the traditional fireworks at the end.

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Tags : Entertainment , Food & Wine , Novigrad

Event Location: Novigrad

4. Istrian Wine Run

  • 01Sep
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  • 03Sep
Run for your weight in wine! Register for the 4th edition of the hilarious marathon Istrian Wine Run from 01. - 03. September 2017 and win a supply of Istrian wine in your total weight. The finish line is in Umag or, more precisely in Stella Maris resort (ATP zone), where the race party for the entire family will take place and the winner will be declared. 02.09. parents can register their child on the children's race whose route will be carried out around the lagoon resort Stella Maris.

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Tags : Umag , Sport

Event Location: Stella Maris, Umag

Gnam-Gnam Fest: Sardine pilchard fest

  • 08Sep
Every year Novigrad prepares a series of themed culinary events under the common denominator - GnamGnam. The name probably doesn't require any further explanation, since everyone knows what is hidden behind this subtle onomatopoeia - something very delicious! In May this will be omega-3 rich bluefish and their most well-known representative - the PILCHARD. Incredibly healthy, nutritious, tasty and affordable, pilchards have fed generations of Mediterranean families, and they now return to the table in a number of imaginative ...

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Tags : Food & Wine , Gastronomic events , Novigrad

Event Location: Veliki trg, Novigrad

The Bell Tower Dance

  • 15Sep
The Bell Tower Dance is a summer night dance and entertainment event with catchy dance rhythms on Novigrad's main square. Professional dancers will leave visitors breathless with their artistry and brilliant choreography – dance the night away as they bring you into this summer dance story...

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Tags : Destinations , Novigrad

Event Location: Novigrad

A Day without cars

  • 22Sep
On 22nd September at 16:00, Umag will host a bike tour to celebrate the European Car-Free Day. Numerous cities throughout Europe and the world celebrate this day in different ways, all with the goal of raising the awareness of their citizens of health, quality of life and benefit to the environment. The tour will start at the Sloboda Square; the path will follow the track of the Umag tourist train up to the tourist village of Katoro, continuing to the old port in Savudrija, and back to Umag.

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Tags : Biking , Sporting events , Umag , Sport

Event Location: Trg slobode, Umag

Wine & walk by the sea

  • 23Sep
We invite you to spend the first day of autumn, 23rd of September, in the best possible way – walking through the beautiful autumn panorama of north-west Istria, through the vineyards and olive groves by the sea and to taste the fruits that nature, with the help of diligent hands, offers so generously. We invite you to the first Wine and Walk by the sea!

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Tags : Gastronomic events , Novigrad

Event Location: Novigrad

Foto ex Tempore Competition

  • 28Sep
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  • 30Sep
Novigrad and the Istrian motifs in the eye of the best photographers - that would be a short description of the Foto ex tempore event. International festival in sign of photography and photographic authors which basically has “ex tempore” competition (competition of works created over a few days of the event), and over the years it is being refined with new contents.The initial manifestation was held only in Novigrad, while over the years expanded to other locations in Istria, which participants of photo ex-tempore visit and there, on ...

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Tags : Novigrad

Event Location: Veliki trg, Novigrad

Wine & bike sea tour

  • 06Oct
Another exciting road cycling event Istria Granfondo is just around the corner. This year the event will last from 06 October to 8 October. The cyclists are in for 3 days of amazing bike rides, and those who enjoy cycling as recreation will be able to take part in a new activity – a guided tour Wine & Bike Sea Tour scheduled for Friday 06 October.

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Tags : umag eventi , Umag , Biking , Sporting events , Events , Sport

Event Location: Umag

Istria Granfondo

  • 06Oct
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  • 08Oct
Note the dates 06.10. - 8.10. 2017. and sign up for the international cycling marathon Istria Granfondo. The sixth edition of the marathon with the start and finish line in Umag and Novigrad will offer an even richer program this year. The real challenge comes on Saturday, in Umag, on the routes for the bold and physically fit. Choose between the 88 km long route of Istria Granfondo Small and 128 km long route of Istria Granfondo Classic.

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Tags : Umag , Biking , Sport , Novigrad

Event Location: Umag and Novigrad

Istria Granfondo Family & Gourmet tour

  • 08Oct
On Sunday, Istria Granfondo Family & Gourmet Tour will take you on a 25 km long recreational ride around Novigrad and its surroundings, along the shore, through olive groves and vineyards. Cyclists over the age of 10 will enjoy the views and tastings of Istrian dishes at the refreshment stops.

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Tags : Events , Sporting events , Sport , Novigrad

Event Location: Novigrad

Sole fish days

  • 13Oct
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  • 26Nov
Repeatedly, north-western Istria captivates guests with its intoxicating tastes and scents, hidden places and events. If you are spending time here during the autumn, take the opportunity of trying our wide range of dishes based on sole. This high quality white fish is locally called "švoj", hence the name of the event.

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Tags : Food & Wine , Buje , Gastronomic events , Umag , Brtonigla , Novigrad

Event Location: Umag, Novigrad, Brtonigla, Buje

Novigrad Cittanova Run

  • 14Oct
Aminess Hotels and Campsites will once again be organising a fun race this year. After last year's premiere edition, this year's race will be even bigger and better, offering new routes that are longer and more challenging. Register for our short 6km race, which is perfect for enthusiasts, or find the ideal partner and run a relay together – because everything is better in twos. If you have a bit more running experience under your belt, register for the half marathon and measure off against competitors from various countries.

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Tags : Destinations , Events , Sporting events , Novigrad

Event Location: Novigrad

The Momjan MTB marathon

  • 12Nov
Momian MTB marathon will take place in Momian, at 11 a.m. on November 12, to celebrate the day of the patron saint of Momian, St. Martin. Since St. Martin is the patron saint of wine makers and wine growers, young wine is baptised on this day in many countries and regions. The bicycle ride will start at the entrance to Momian, and participation fee is 40 kuna. Participants will have lunch in a tent in Momjan, and refreshment will be available throughout the trail. A lottery is scheduled after lunch.

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Tags : Sporting events , Biking , Buje , Sport

Event Location: Momjan, Buje

Days of Adriatic squid

  • 01Dec
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  • 07Jan
That the domestic squid really is a truly delicious morsel, gourmets shall be persuaded durnig the Days od adriatic squid that will take place from the December 1st 2017. until January 7th 2018. all over the restaurants on North-west Istria. They will, in specified period, at affordable prices, offer full course menus based on adriatic squid, all in combination with local wines i olive oils of highest quality.

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Tags : Food & Wine , Buje , Gastronomic events , Umag , Brtonigla , Novigrad

Event Location: Umag, Novigrad, Brtonigla, Buje

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