Ljubljana, the capital of diverse experiences, exudes an enchanting allure during the summer months. With its long days and delightful warm evenings, the city comes alive with a vibrant tapestry of music, film, and culinary festivals. We have gathered a collection of recommendations for you, highlighting the festivals that are truly worth visiting.
Join us at Odprta kuhna, a culinary market in the city center, where you can savor excellent dishes from around the world every sunny Friday, from early spring to late autumn. Take a leisurely stroll through the stalls at Pogačar Square, indulge in your favorite dish and refreshments, and immerse yourself in a delightful culinary experience under the sun. Featuring the finest eateries from across the country, it promises a vibrant and diverse culinary adventure you won’t want to miss. See you every sunny Friday at Pogačarjev Square!
The Summer Festival Ljubljana, with its long-standing tradition and program of top-notch artistic events, significantly shapes the cultural scene in Ljubljana. Celebrating its 71st edition this year, the festival continues to showcase a diverse range of exceptional concerts, theater performances, operas, and ballets, featuring a stellar lineup of world-renowned artists. The central venue of the Festival Ljubljana is the picturesque summer theater at Križanke, an architectural gem from the 13th century, transformed into its present form by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Click on the link below to explore the event program and immerse yourself in the relaxed summer atmosphere:
Experience the magic of Film Under the Stars, an outdoor cinema located in the captivating courtyard of Ljubljana Castle. From July 13th to August 5th 2023, immerse yourself in this extraordinary cinematic journey as it presents a selection of the most remarkable films from the previous cinematic season, including premieres and exclusive previews.
To view the movie schedule, click on the link below:
Don’t miss out on the 64th Ljubljana Jazz Festival, a must-attend event for jazz enthusiasts, happening from July 5th to 8th 2023. This year’s festival promises a captivating lineup of world-class jazz performances, enriching the accompanying events in the park behind Cankarjev dom, including various lectures and two exhibitions.
Click on the link below to check the program and listen to renowned names from the global and local jazz scene:
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