One of 10 best carnivals in the world

Kurentovanje 2019

Lonely Planet singled out Kurentovanje as one of the ten best carnivals in the world, on par with those in Venice, Rio de Janeiro, and New Orleans. Kurentovanje features a number of folk and carnival parades, the carnival promenade, presentations of traditional costumes, concerts, masquerade balls, exhibitions, and so much more, divided into ArtFest, EtnoFest, and KarnevalFest.

 

 

KURENT/KORENT’S JUMP

Where: Homestead of former Prince Carnival Zoki Matevž, Budina pri Ptuju; continues at Mestni trg, Ptuj

When: 2 February 2019, midnight

INTERNATIONAL PAINTING EX-TEMPORE PTUJ 2019
Award ceremony and exhibition opening

Where: Magistrat Gallery at the City Hall

When: 22 February 2019, at 4 PM

OPENING FOLK PARADE

Where: Mestni trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 23 February 2019, at 11 AM

PRESENTATION OF TRADITIONAL CARNIVAL CHARACTERS

Where: Mestni trg

When: 24–28 February and 4 March 2019, from 5 to 6:30 PM

NIGHT PARADE

Where: Mestni trg

When: 1 March 2019, at 6 PM

CITY CARNIVAL PROMENADE

Where: Vrazov trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 2 March 2019, at 10:30 AM

INTERNATIONAL CARNIVAL PARADE

Where: Mestni trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 3 March 2019, at 1 PM

KINDERGARTENERS’ PARADE

Where: Mestni trg, parade through the city streets and squares

When: 4 March 2019, at 10 AM

SHROVE TUESDAY AND BURIAL OF THE CARNIVAL

Where: Mestni trg

When: 5 March 2019, from 11 AM to 7 PM

 

CARNIVAL HALL PROGRAM

When: from 22 February to 5 March 2019

Information

The streets and squares of Ptuj
2250 Ptuj

Date / 02 Feb 2019
Time / 00:00

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