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Rijeka Carnival
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In addition to the National Holidays, there are some very special events that can greatly enhance your trip to Croatia. No matter what time of year, you'll always find something going on. Here are Croatia's best festivals and events with links to more information:


Where: best in Rijeka
What: parades, costumes, music

see more events in February


International Documentary Film Festival Where: Zagreb
What: Film

See more events in March


Biennial of Contemporary Music
Where: Zagreb
What: Prestigious music festival, but only in odd-numbered years.

Croatia Boat Show
Where: Split
What: International, nautical

Queer Zagreb
Where: Zagreb
What: gay pride parade

See more events in April.


Dubrovnik International Film Festival
Where: Dubrovnik
What: new film festival

see more events in May


International Children's Festival
Where: Sibenik
What: children's entertainment

See more events in June


Dubrovnik Summer Festival
Where: Dubrovnik
What: classical music, theatre

see more events in July


Full Moon Festival
Where: Zadar
What:traditional folklore, music, food along the quays

See more events in August


Varazdin Baroque Evenings
Where: Varazdin
What: baroque music concerts

See more events in September


Istrian Truffle Days
Where: In and around Motovun
What: gastronomic fair lasting throughout the month

See more events in October


Festival of Animated Film
Where: Zagreb
What:feature films in odd-numbered years; short films in even-numbered years

See more events in November

Events Apps

Developer: Five Minutes Ltd for the Croatian Tourist Board
Platform: iOS Croatia.hr
              Symbian Croatia.hr
Price: Free
Review: This attractive and useful app has up-to-date information on local events and festivals as well as other destination information.


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