Events

Music in Piran

Tartini Festival

The month-long Tartini Festival of classical music takes place in venues throughout Piran, including the vaulted cloister of the Minorite Monastery. A handful of events are staged in Koper.
Cultural in Piran

Piran Summer Festival

For a little over two weeks in late July or early August, performers (dance and music of varying genres) take to a stage in Tartinijev trg at 9pm for free performances.
Food & Drink in Izola

Fishermen's Festival

Annual festival with much merriment focused around the fishing fleet and its catch.
Food & Drink in Koper

Sladka Istra

Annual festival of sweets and desserts held in Koper.
Food & Drink in Piran

Salt Festival

Festival held in Piran in April with a focus on the ancient salt industry – local artisan food products (such as salt, olive oil, wine) are celebrated, and there are a few concerts and other performances.
Film in Portorož

Slovenian Film Festival

The biggest night of the year in the Slovenian cinema world, this three-day festival in Portorož in late September sees screenings and awards.