Art in Labin & Rabac

Labin Art Republika

There are more than 30 artists living and working in Labin and, in summer, the 'Art Republic' takes over the streets. During the festival the town comes alive with street theatre, concerts, plays, clown performances…
Food & Drink in Buzet

Festival of Subotina

Buzet's top truffle event is on the second Saturday in September, marking the start of the white-truffle season (which lasts through December). The pinnacle of it all is the preparation of a giant truffle omelette –…
Film in Motovun

Motovun Film Festival

Around 40,000 people flock to this five-day festival, held in late July. Founded in 1999, it presents a roster of independent and avant-garde films, with nonstop outdoor and indoor screenings, concerts and parties.
Food & Drink in Hum

Homemade Rakija Competition

On the last Sunday of October, around 1000 visitors squeeze into Hum for this celebration of the local firewater. After the judging, attendees sample the different-flavoured grappas till it all runs out.
Performing Arts in Svetvinčenat

Dance & Nonverbal Theatre Festival

This four-day festival in late July showcases contemporary dance, street theatre, circus and mime acts, and various other nonverbal forms of expression, with performers from all over Europe.
Music in Roč

Roč Accordion Festival

Roč slumbers most of the year, roused only by the annual Accordion Festival on the second Sunday in May, which gathers accordion players from Croatia, Italy and Slovenia.