Cultural in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik Summer Festival

The most prestigious summer festival in Croatia presents a program of theatre, opera, concerts and dance on open-air stages throughout the city from 10 July to 25 August. Tickets are available online, from the festi…
Cultural in Dubrovnik

Feast of St Blaise

A city-wide bash in honour of the town’s patron saint, marked by pageants and a procession listed by Unesco as an 'Intangible Cultural Heritage' for remaining largely unchanged for almost a thousand years.
Religious in Korčula Town

Holy Week

Holy Week celebrations are particularly elaborate in Korčula. Beginning on Palm Sunday, the entire week before Easter is devoted to ceremonies and processions organised by the local religious brotherhoods dressed in…
Christmas Market in Dubrovnik

Dubrovnik Winter Festival

Although on a smaller scale than its continental counterparts, Dubrovnik’s Advent festivities bring tourists and locals to the old town’s squares and streets. Christmas decorations add some magic, as do open-air foo…
Cultural in Korčula Town

Town Day

Korčula celebrates the feast of its patron, St Theodore, on 29 July with processions of its three historic brotherhoods (All Saints, St Rocco and St Michael) and a performance of the Moreška sword dance.
Theatre in Dubrovnik

Midsummer Scene

The only English-language theatre festival in southeastern Europe, the Midsummer Scene stages one Shakespeare play each summer. Combining an international cast and high-quality production with the wondrous setting o…
Food & Drink in Dubrovnik

Good Food Festival

Four-day foodie festival with special restaurant menus, food-themed workshops, gala dinners by renowned chefs and a humanitarian brunch that stretches across Stradun, the old town's main drag. Festival info is distr…
Food & Drink in Korčula Island

Korčulan Plate

Participating restaurants across the island put on special menus to showcase contemporary Korčulan cuisine in this springtime festival, held over nine days starting in late April.
Sports in Dubrovnik

Wild League Water-Polo Championship

Amateur players face off in a series of feisty water-polo encounters around different Dubrovnik public beaches. The finals are usually held in the Old Harbour.
Music in Korčula Town

Korkyra Baroque

Baroque music is showcased over the course of two weeks by ensembles and soloists performing in churches and public spaces.