May 2017  

Dear citizens of Zagreb, dear guests!
The sunny and warm days are ever closer, and an ever greater number of people are spending their days in the open air. This month too we have prepared for you a great number of events which will attract you to our city with the coming of Spring.


Dear friends and business partners
For the 52nd year this May the Floraart international garden festival brings us the best of horticulture. The biggest event of its kind in this part of Europe, it will attract more than 200 Croatian and foreign exhibitors to the exhibition space at Bundek park.

Summer on Stross
On Strossmayerovo šetalište, at the foot of the Lotrščak tower, this year too the citizens of Zagreb and their guests can expect a wealth of events and entertainments every single day. Because, on 19 May Summer on Stross starts and will last until 17 September!

Ceremonial Exercise of the Honorary Protective Combat Armed Forces of the Republic of Croatia
The Great Changing of the Guard on St Mark's Square
The ceremony of the Great Changing of the Guard, in which members of the Honorary Protective Combat Armed Forces of the Republic of Croatia take part, will take place in the Upper Town in Zagreb, in the space between Banski dvori and St Mark's Church on St Mark's Square during the period between 28 May and 1 October.

New Music Festival
#WELOVESOUND for fans of electronic music
Croatia and Zagreb are the hosts of the new international festival #WELOVESOUND. The festival will be held on 2 and 3 June in Zagreb, and as well as being supported by the City of Zagreb it is being set up by the team which is behind Sonus, one of the most respected international music events.

Zagreb on the “Streets”
the 21st Cest is d’Best
From 31 May to 4 June on the Zagreb streets and squares the 21st international multimedia street festival Cest is d’Best will be held!
our pick
Hard and Heavy Music from Tvornica kulture to Šalata - The Kills and Many More Good Concerts
The Ilica Project – the Readymade Ilica Festival
Kino Europa – Turkish Film Week
Exhibition in the Archaeological Museum – A Medical History in the Classical World
A Weekend of Good Beer and Good Concerts in Dr Franjo Tuđman Park – Zagreb Beer Fest
RoamFree Ninja – the Internet Solution for Travellers
Zagreb Dance Centre – the 34th Dance Week Festival
Zagreb Student Centre – A Showcase of Contemporary Sound
Enjoy Plants – the 7th Week of Botanical Gardens, Arboretums and Botanical Collections
An Explosion of Colour and Celebration of Movement on Zagreb’s Jarun Lake – Rog Holi Run & Fest
Arena Zagreb – Concert by the LADO Ensemble
The Ceremony of the Written Word – Festival of the European Short Story: Port of Europe
The Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall – A Top Flight Musical Experience with Pat Metheny
Beth Hart – Boogaloo
CRO to Go – Croatian Language for Foreigners

Tel: +385 1 48-14-052 / 053


Zagreb, Centre of Traditional Culture
the 51st International Folklore Festival
The 51st International Folklore Festival (IFF) in Zagreb, 19 - 23 July, will once again affirm traditional culture by presenting the folklore of a host of Croatian and international participants.

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