This Friday, Valdibora Square in Rovinj-Rovigno comes alive with the festive grand opening of the enchanting Advent stalls. Immerse yourself in a rich program featuring daily live concerts, adding a musical touch to the magical atmosphere. The historic town core serves as a perfect backdrop for the Advent concert series starting on Friday evening with the captivating performance by the Rovinj band, TheLink20. On Saturday, TBF will take the stage to entertain the Rovinj audience, while Sunday will be graced by the talents of Gordan Gregurović. All concerts commence at 8:00 PM.
Extend your festive experience until January 7th and indulge in a diverse selection of festive Advent and authentic local dishes and drinks at Valdibora Square, organized by the local Craftsmen Association.
The festive offer includes winter specialties ranging from traditional snacks, sandwiches, and burgers to sausages, minestrone, stuffed cabbage rolls sarma, brodetto, roast pork, as well as waffles and pancakes for those with a sweet tooth. Visitors can indulge in a selection of beverages, including signature cocktails, hot cocktails, craft beers, mulled wine, mulled gin, and various warm drinks.
In addition to the entertainment in the Advent Zone, numerous events are expected this weekend. On Friday at 18:00 on Big Pier, there will be a screening of an animated film in the Rovinj dialect titled El mòndo da Bìbi, while at Gandusio Theater at 20:00, the theatrical performance Prehistoric man by Zorin dom Karlovac is scheduled. On Saturday, from 10:00 to 12:00, the Batana Eco-museum is organizing workshops for children on Big Pier, accompanied by a performance by the Viecia Ruveigno ensemble.
We would like to remind you that the Town of Rovinj-Rovigno, in collaboration with the local Tourist Board, Maistra d.d., the Craftsmen Association, and local institutions, associations, and enterprises, has prepared a program rich in events for this year's Advent season.
Alongside Rovinj's local musical groups, December will feature performances by Ballbreakers – AC/DC Tribute Band, Atomsko sklonište, Night Express, Damir Kedžo and Šajeta. Residents and visitors of Rovinj will celebrate New Year's at the Boksiti location with Dubioza Kolektiv, DJs For Shure and So Chic, accompanied by an exciting Laser show.
Special attention has been devoted to the children's program, ensuring joy for the youngest during this year's holidays. Humanitarian initiatives, such as Christmas Tour and a charity race organized by the Rovinj Sports Community, will be featured again this year.
The complete program is available on the website www.rovinjadvent.hr.