Music in Varaždin

Varaždin Baroque Evenings

Varaždin is famous for its baroque music festival, Varaždin Baroque Evenings, which takes place over two weeks each September. Local and international orchestras play in the cathedral, churches and theatres around t…
Carnival in Samobor

Samobor Carnival

One of Croatia's oldest carnivals (held since at least 1827) sees street entertainers and music events throughout the week leading up to Shrove Tuesday, when carnival fun converges on Trg Kralja Tomislava with a bur…
Cultural in Varaždin


In late August the eclectic Špancirfest enlivens the town’s parks, streets and squares with world music, street performances, theatre, creative workshops, traditional crafts and contemporary arts.
Cultural in Ðakovo

Ðakovački Vezovi

Ðakovački Vezovi features a display by the Lipizzaner horses and a folklore show on the first weekend in July each year, complete with dancing and traditional songs.
Music in Samobor

Samobor Music Festival

Nine days of classical music performances, many held inside Samobor's two central churches.
Film in Zagorje

Tabor Film Festival

Veliki Tabor Castle hosts the Tabor Film Festival in June or July, an extravaganza of international short films with screenings in the castle as well as several locations in nearby Kumrovec.
Film in Varaždin

Trash Film Fest

The annual Trash Film Fest is an extravaganza of low-budget action flicks screened at different locations around town, over two to four days in mid-September.
Cultural in Osijek

Osijek Summer Nights

Held every last Friday in June, July and August, this festival has performances (mainly musical) and other happenings in various locations around town.
Music in Krapina

Festival of Kajkavian Songs

At the beginning of September, the annual Festival of Kajkavian Songs features folkloric performances, poetry readings and traditional Zagorje food.
Film in Vukovar

Vukovar Film Festival

The annual Vukovar Film Festival in late August shows features, documentaries and shorts, mainly from Danubian countries.