Events in Umag
Events in Umag as: Croatia Open Umag, Istria Gourmet Festival, Sepomaia viva, the International Festival of Chamber Theatre Golden Lion, and many other can be found on this page.
Trophy Umag is a one-day race on the international calendar of the World Cycling Organization UCI(Union Cycliste International), ranked as 1.2 and open for all cyclists in categories Men Elite and U-23, that is for UCI Kontinental teams, national teams, regional teams and clubs.
It will be held for the sixth time on Wednesday, 06.03.2019. The race is organized by the Meridiana - Kamen Pazin cycling club.
Organized by BK "Meridiana - Kamen Pazin" from Pazin, the international stage race through Istria, "Istrian Spring" this year, from the 14th to 17th of March, will experience its 16 edition.
Superior bycicle riders from Austria, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Russia, Poland, Australia, Canada, Nigeria and many other countries are competing for World Cup points in several challenging stages.
Otherwise, this race can be found in the cycling calendar of the World Cycling Organization UCI (Union Cycliste International) and is ...
Here in Umag, EXIT is cooking up another edition of Sea Star Festival, whose brilliant atmosphere has been praised by audience and performers alike. So far, in addition to winning two nominations for the best European festival, the past two festivals exceeded all expectations, drawing more than 80,000 visitors to magical Stella Maris lagoon in Umag.
The ideal date for a trip to the north-western Istria is the Day of Open Wine Cellars that has been traditionally held in the last summer in May throughout the world.
On that day, the wine makers open the gates of their realms wide open, and, from the morning until the evening, offer the best they have from their production - the superior Istrian wine, welcoming the streams of guests and wine-tasters with lots of stamina and attention.
Since there are numerous internationally recognized top-notch cellars in this small region of ...
Mark the date 8 June 2019 and take part in the Umag Night RUN, a seaside night race. Run beneath the stars on a 5 or 10km course and experience a fantastic atmosphere and fun well into the late evening. The race starts at 9:30PM at Stella Maris Resort, and the finish line is at the same spot with food, a pasta party and an entertainment programme.
As a part of the evening programme, we will also be preparing mini Kids RUN 200 and 500m races, starting at 8:30PM. After the race, there will be a pizza party and an extensive, professionally ...
Once again this year one of the biggest and most visited motorcycle meetups in the region offers to thrill all bikers and fans of fast two-wheeled machines a frenetic and loud opening of the season at the Zlatorog - Sveti Pelegrin in the vicinity of Umag.
At the end of June, the streets and squares in Umag become the stage to the numerous theatre fleets from Croatia, Slovenia, Italia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Macedonia. In this period, the streets live their lives fully thanks to the Golden Lion, the international chamber theatre festival.
This multicultural event that gathers numerous writers, directors, choreographers, set designers, composers and of course, actors, chose Umag, a city of a long theatre tradition, as its home town. Namely, in 1820, while Antonio Coslovich was ...
Let your little athlete take in all the positive basketball energy he can during his 7-day stay in Umag. From 7 to 20 July 2019 the Basketball Camp Umag for youngsters from 9 to 16 years of age will provide your child with the following:
Education led by a team of experts,
Meeting the biggest names in basketball,
Top training conditions in a safe environment,
Fun time with the peers.
With a tradition of 29 years, the international tennis tournament Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag is the oldest tennis tournament in Croatia and undoubtedly one of the most prominent and prestigious tournaments in the whole region.
Since the very beginning in 1990, the tournament has hosted numerous excellent tennis players every year. Along with great tennis matches, visitors can enjoy a diverse entertainment and gourmet program, featuring a wide variety of food and beverages, as well as, concerts and live performances, all coming ...
The beginning of the main tomato harvest in Istria in early August also signifies the beginning of the Tomato Days in Umag. This gastronomic event is dedicated to favourite seasonal summer vegetable, it is unique in Croatia and it offers you a chance to taste the tomato in various combinations.
At the main square in Umag, along the entertaining programmes, you can also taste the dishes based on this vegetable, the real source of health and vitality. It is mostly šalša, the popular tomato sauce, with various types of pasta, which is the ...
Popular among the inhabitants and the guests, the historic festival Sepomaia viva invites some ancient times when Istria was ruled by the Romans.
White wine was drunk with honey, and rose petals were added to the red one. The life flourished in the rustic villas around the present-day Umag, and the standard of beauty and cuisine were different than today. That was between the 1st and the 4th c. AD, in the times when a part of the north-western part of Istrian coast near Umag was known under the name of Sepomaia.
Register for the 5th edition of the hilarious marathon Istrian Wine Run from 07. September 2019. 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.
Note the dates 04.10. - 6.10. 2019. and sign up for the international cycling marathon Istria Granfondo. The sevnth 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.
The tournament will bring together numerous familiar faces from the Croatian world of business, sports and show-business. All participants will contribute to the humanitarian effort through their registration fee of HRK 100, getting the chance to play doubles tennis with a celebrity.
Funds will be collected through the purchase of registration fees, and donations for photographs with celebrities, and tasting of local wines, which means that this humanitarian sporting event will also have a fun side.
Again this year, Umag is looking forward to Christmas, and the runners to the day after as well, because on 26 December, precisely at noon, the Umag waterfront will be flooded with a cheerful parade of runners wearing Santa Claus hats. Athletes of all profiles and all those soon to become, citizens of various professions and interests, housewives, children, even pets are united in one goal, to run their 5 or 10km, while having a good time and helping the community.