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Events

croatia-openSmall brochure with calendar of events is being published every year by Umag - Novigrad cluster tourist board. We suggest you to get a copy of this booklet in Umag tourist office and get the insight what events will take place in the Northwest of the Istrian Peninsula, so called Buje region. We hope that you will find something you like among the numerous events and take home beautiful memories. In this article we give you some tips what events you shouldn't miss while you stay in Umag.

SPORT: Umag ATP tennis tournament so called "ATP Studena Croatia Open" is one of the most prized competitions in the world of professional tennis. In Umag you can watch tennis matches between top international tennis stars and enjoy additional entertainment programs.

FESTIVALS: "Moto meeting Staaari rokeri" ("Ooold Rockers") takes place in Stella Maris resort every May. This traditional bikers festival for motorcycle lovers gives you moto-activities, concerts and plenty of entertainment activities. "Asparagus festival" in Kaštel - Buje has been held for a long period of time, arranging the preparation and degustation of domestic specialties based on asparagus. "Fisherman Festival" at the Umag waterfront riva is a chance to enjoy the wine and pilchard, this traditional meal of every fisherman. "Tomato day" is a big tomato festival with music and dancing organized every summer in the central city square in Umag by Umag tourist board.

MUSIC: At "Grožnjan Music Summer" you can choose between one of the many classical music and jazz concerts. In 1965 Grožnjan was proclaimed the town of artists and since 1969 it has been the international cultural center of musical youth.    

CULTURE: "Golden Lion" is the chamber theatre festival in Umag. During the hot summer nights of July. at different locations in town, lovers of theatre art can attend one of the many plays performed by Croatian and foreign theatre groups. 

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