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A mosaic of cultural happenings

Witness the rich festival events in Slovenia! You can find a festival in almost every place that you visit. They are often connected to local tradition and cuisine. Enjoy various music, film, theatre, and other festivals of modern art. On colder days, seek refuge in one of the many cultural institutions, where you will be welcomed at music and dance events. Unforgettable performances of world-class Slovenian and foreign works come to life before your eyes in the limelight of Slovenia's stages.

Important events in Slovenia in 2020

There are plenty of reasons for you to visit Slovenia in 2020 – from the dynamic landscape with numerous active adventures to rich cultural heritage and fine cuisine. There will also be many events, so here are a few tips on which sports events, cultural anniversaries, concerts and events in Slovenia you should not miss.

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Festivals

Travel around Slovenia and discover diverse festivals. Slovenia is a land of festivals, as nearly every major town can boast at least one. You will be pleased to hear that these festivals cater to various tastes and are affordable for everyone. They also provide inspiration and great experiences.

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Music and dance

You will always hit it off with Slovenians if you join them when they are listening to music or if you dance with them. Lovers of music should experience the diverse offerings of classical and contemporary music and dance in Slovenia.

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Theatre and film

Spend summer evenings under the stars in the company of stars: in streets, squares, and parks that transform into outdoor cinemas and theatres. The rich cultural offerings continue throughout the year, with over 200 premières taking place. One of the most highly anticipated events is the LIFFE Film Festival in November, which changes Ljubljana into an international motion picture hub for two weeks.

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Catch the rainbow of cultural events

An abundance of cultural events awaits you in Slovenia every day of the year. Admire the masterpieces of nature and the works of human hands and feel the lively vibe of festival events. 

Galleries and museums

Museums and galleries in Slovenia – a treasure trove of art from prehistoric times until today.

Galleries and museums

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Summer festivals in Slovenia – something for everyone!

Let go of your worries and enjoy the incredible festival atmosphere all around Slovenia!

Summer festivals in Slovenia – something for everyone!

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Visit the most unusual museums in Slovenia

Enter the world of Slovenia's unusual museum collections.

Visit the most unusual museums in Slovenia

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UNESCO World Heritage

Slovenian treasure troves of world heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

UNESCO World Heritage

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Architectural sights

Discover Slovenia's greatest architectural treasures.

Architectural sights

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Iconic attractions

The images of Slovenia that will leave a lasting impression.

Iconic attractions

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Colour your holidays with the rainbow of culture and arts in Slovenia. You will be surrounded by lively events combining traditional elements with modern trends. Choose and book your holiday today!

From 2.879,00 € The Essence of Slovenia

The Essence of Slovenia

Towns, history, culture
Persons: 1 Nights: 7

Slovenia is a small but very diverse country. Its essence is hidden in special features for the disc

GOSLO d.o.o. Ljubljana
From 369,00 € Ljubljana though the eyes of a photographer, three days at the Tour As apartment

Ljubljana though the eyes of a photographer, three days at the Tour As apartment

Towns, history, culture
Persons: 2 Nights: 3

Combine a visit to Ljubljana with a walk through its medieval centre accompanied by a professional p

TOUR AS d.o.o. Ljubljana
From 3.699,00 € Slovenia with Neighbouring Countries

Slovenia with Neighbouring Countries

Towns, history, culture
Persons: 1 Nights: 13

This tour features the pearls of Slovenia, accompanied by visits, tasty food, great company and natu

Condor Travel Ljubljana
From 230,00 € Unforgettable experience of Murska Sobota

Unforgettable experience of Murska Sobota

Towns, history, culture
Persons: 2 Nights: 1

In north-east Slovenia, in the midst of flat wheat fields, vine-growing hills and the biosphere area

Zavod za kulturo, turizem in šport Murska Sobota Murska Sobota
Cultural Experiences

Cultural Experiences

Discover the mysterious combination of cultural sights and natural patterns which have had their meeting point in Slovenia, at the crossroads of nations and regions, for centuries. Publication "Cultural experiences" opens doors to travellers into the world of artistic creativity and architecture, into the history of culture and the modern way of life. Come on in, it´s Slovenia Culture Time!



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