Christmas Market in Zagreb


This alfresco holiday market, which uses various locations around the city centre, is held from late November though December, as part of the increasingly popular Advent program in Zagreb. The focus is on street foo…
Cultural in Zagreb

Design District Zagreb

For a few days each June, Zagreb's newly minted 'design district' around Martićeva street comes alive with a curated program of pop-up shops, workshops, studio visits, concerts and dining events, which take place al…
Cultural in Zagreb

Cest is D’Best

This street festival delights Zagreb citizens for a few days in late May through early June each year, with six stages around the city centre, around 200 international performers, and acts that include music, dance,…
Cultural in Zagreb

Ljeto na Štrosu

From late May through mid-September, this quirky annual event stages free outdoor film screenings, concerts, art workshops and best-in-show mongrel dog competitions, all along the leafy Strossmayer Šetalište.
Cultural in Zagreb


For 10 days each July, Zagreb's historic Upper Town courtyards, many of which are normally off-limits, open their doors for a string of concerts and performances, combined with food, booze and merrymaking.
Music in Zagreb

INmusic Festival

A three-day extravaganza every June, this is Zagreb’s highest-profile music festival. Previous years have seen PJ Harvey, New Order and Franz Ferdinand take to the Jarun Lake main stage.
Cultural in Zagreb

Subversive Festival

Europe's activists and philosophers descend on Zagreb in droves for film screenings and lectures over two weeks in May.
Music in Zagreb

Evenings on Grič

This festival presents a cycle of concerts in the Upper Town each July. The atrium of Galerija Klovićevi Dvori, on Jezuitski trg, and the Gradec stage are used for performances of classical music, jazz, blues and wo…
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International Folklore Festival

Taking place in Zagreb since 1966, this festival, held in July, features folk dancers and singers from Croatia and other countries dressed in traditional costumes. There are free workshops designed to introduce you …
Cultural in Zagreb

Night of Museums

On the last day of January, more than 40 cultural institutions in Zagreb, from museums and galleries to private collections, open their doors for free and stay open till 1am. It's the one night everyone in Zagreb hi…