Gradska galerija Labin
Ul. 1. maja 5,
The Night of Museums will be held on the 27th January from 18.00 to 01.00 hours. You are invited to numerous programs which will be presented by Croatian museums and heritage institutions.
Night of Museums is a traditional event of Croatian Museum Association in which are participating the museums and galleries from all parts of Croatia.
Entrance to the museum is free and the museum also organizes occasional programs (exhibition openings, concerts, performances, promotions, specially created guides, giveaways or appropriate selling of museum publications and souvenirs, etc.).
Taking over the keys of Town Labin and former municipalities at the downtown square
Children's costume parade
Masquerade ball & burning of the carnival mascot
In Croatia we say that laughter is the best medicine, therefore, enjoy the wildest month with Labin carnival group known as Labinjonska Kompanija Domoća Folšarija and their guests. After they took over the town keys at the end of January the carnival group will on February 25th lead the parade followed by costume dance party and burning of a man-like doll called Pust. Carnival dances with funny music and all sorts of crazy actions are held in the entire region of Istria and Kvarner, where carnival groups visit each other. Carnival fest ends on Shrove Tuesday, Febraury 28th, with kids’ carnival party.
Children's costume party
12th winter league season
12th anniversary of the Istrian winter league proves how popular running is in Istria. There are different recreational 6 or 9 kilometre races being held throughout the entire winter, up until March. Make sure not to miss the upcoming exciting adventures.
Entry fee will amount 100.00 HRK and it’s paid by the purchase of starting number which is valid for all races. There will be trails of different profiles, properly marked, which length ranges from 6 km to about 9 km.
Istrian Winter Running League 2016/17
1. round: 06.11.2016. Umag
2. round: 20.11.2016. Poreč-Parenzo
3. round: 04.12.2016. Pazin
4. round: 18.12.2016. Medulin
5. round: 15.01.2017. Sveti Petar u Šumi
6. round: 29.01.2017. Rovinj-Rovigno
7. round: 12.02.2017. Tupljak (Pićan)
8. round: 26.02.2017. Pula-Pola
9. round: 05.03.2016. Rabac
Night hiking to Skitača
Days of asparagus and cuttlefish
Asparagus (called šparuge in the Istrian dialect) are known as the queen of Istrian forests and covert and the main ingredient of spring menu: from classic scrambled eggs (fritaja), traditional meat delicacies such as istrian prosciutto with homemade pasta – pljukanci or fuži, to modern snacks – muffins with asparagus. Adriatic cuttlefish is caught in late winter and early spring, near a rocky coast, and the most famous specialty in the black cuttlefish risotto.
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