One of the most interesting carnivals in the world

Kurentovanje

Lonely Planet singled out Kurentovanje as one of the ten best carnivals in the world, on par with those in Venice, Rio de Janeiro, and New Orleans.

Kurentovanje features a number of folk and carnival parades, the carnival promenade, presentations of traditional costumes, concerts, masquerade balls, exhibitions, and so much more, divided into ArtFest, EtnoFest, and KarnevalFest.

 

Kurent/Korent´s jump:

Where: Budina pri Ptuju,

hometown of the 2nd Prince of Carnival Matevž Zoki

When: 2 February 2018 at midnight

Opening Folk parade:

Where: Mestni trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 3 February 2018 at 11 AM

Presentation of traditional carnival characters:

Where: Mestni trg

When: 4-8 and 12 February 2018, from 5 PM to 6.30 PM

International painting Ex-tempore Ptuj 2018 Award ceremony and exhibition opening:

Where: Mestni trg

When: 2 February 2018 at 4 PM

Night parade:

Where: Mestni trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 9 February 2018 at 6 PM

City carnival promenade:

Where: Vrazov trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 10 February 2018 at 10:30 AM

International carnival parade:

Where: Mestni trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 11 February 2018 at 1 PM

Kindergarteners' parade:

Where: Mestni trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 12 February 2018 at 10 AM

Shrove tuesday and burial of the carnival:

Where: Mestni trg

When: 13 February 2018 from 11 AM to 7 PM

Carnival hall program:

When: from 2 to 13 February 2018

 

Information

the streets and squares of Ptuj
Mestni trg
2250 Ptuj

Date / 02 Feb 2018
Time / 12:00

+ info@ptuj.info
+ http://en.kurentovanje.net/