• Grožnjan Music Summer

    21.05.2017 - 03.09.2017


    Concerts & festivals

    Concerts & festivals

    Grožnjan is one of the most beautiful medieval towns in the Istrian hinterland with mumerous small streets, town loggia, church with frescoes, town gates and walls. In the summer months the town echoes with music and you can choose between one of the many classical music concerts or an evening of jazz.


    Međunarodni kulturni centar hrvatske glazbene mladeži u Grožnjanu
    Umberta Gorjana 2 T: +385 52 776 223

  • Jazz is Back BP

    13.07.2017 - 28.07.2017

    Grožnjan-Grisignana, Balwan City

    International jazz festival

    Balwan City

    International jazz festival

    There are surely no better nights than those hot summer nights when Grožnjan and its surrounding area are bathed in the most beautiful sound of eternal Jazz. Diversity and a spontaneous spirit complement good music, and it is in this spirit that many prominent musicians from a dozen countries will visit medieval Grožnjan, the Croatian town of artists.

    Relax in this tranquil city which lives at its own pace while some of the best jazz musicians from Croatia and abroad play their tunes. The beauty of jazz will spread across the picturesque ambience, while the participants of the Jazz Summer School of Jeunesses Musicale Croatia will reinforce the musical background.



    TZ Grožnjan
    T. +385 (0)52 776349, F. (0)52 721131

  • Music on every corner


    Novigrad-Cittanova, Starogradska jezgra (old town)

    Musical event

    20:00 - 23:00 h

    Starogradska jezgra (old town)

    Musical event

    Experience musical entertainment program that welcomes you with the performance of klapas, vocal ensemble, small acoustic instrument bands and other similar musical groups that will perform at several different locations in the old town of Novigrad (Veliki trg, Venecija Pass, Mandrač, Porporela ...) during the evening and transmit by the music the atmosphere of the Mediterranean town in which music is heard "on every corner“...


    TZ Novigrad-Cittanova
    Mandrač 29a, T: +385 (0)52 757 075

  • Tomatoday


    Umag-Umago, Trg slobode (Square)

    Gastronomic event

    Trg slobode (Square)

    Gastronomic event

    The beginning of the main tomato harvest in Istria in early August also signifies the beginning of the Tomato Days in Umag. This gastronomic event is dedicated to favourite seasonal summer vegetable, it is unique in Croatia and it offers you a chance to taste the tomato in various combinations.

    At the main square in Umag, along the entertaining programmes, you can also taste the dishes based on this vegetable, the real source of health and vitality. It is mostly šalša, the popular tomato sauce, with various types of pasta, which is the constituent part of every Mediterranean summer menu.

    Apart from enjoying the food, the visitors also have a chance to take a look at various types of tomatoes and to learn more about them. It would not be a real feast if there was no beauty pageant! During the Tomato Days, the people of Umag organise the best tomato type competition as well as the greatest miss tomato!


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Tourist Board is not responsable for any decision of the organizers to change the terms, participants, programmes and prices or to cancel performances

Praises from abroad to Istria

  • Best Olive Oil Region in the world 2016 and 2017

  • 10 Best European
    Wine Destinations 2016

  • 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations 2015

  • World's 2nd Best Olive Oil Region 2010 - 2015

  • Top 10 Valentine's Day Retreats 2014

  • Best Wine Regions for Winter and Spring Travel 2014

Already receiving significant earned media in outlets such as National Geographic Traveler Huffington Post and mention in notable guidebooks like Lonely Planet, international journalists and tour operators alike continue the praise heaped upon the Istrian peninsula and all it has to offer making it one of the world's top destinations.