November 19th, the first day of Advent, and will displayed until January 8th
Whole city is decorated with million light lamps in Christmas spirit.
This year’s Christmas market will be set up on the most beautiful street in Dubrovnik, Stradun. Hosts of various stalls decorated with christmas twinkling lights and ornaments wi”ll offer you their best handmade products. Such as christmas decorations, candy, souvenirs and other traditional gifts. It”s an ideal place for shopping presents for your loved ones,and also for you tu have a memory on this advent journey. In the Stradun you can enjoy in Croatian traditional specialties.
If you are feeling tired, feel free to sit and get some rest with homemade food that cures everything. Well prepared domestic food, various croatian specialtes will statisfy your needs. Don’t forget to taste Dubrovnik “narancini” – sweetened dried orange peel, sweetened almonds, famous dubrovnik cake “Rozat” and boiled wine typical to Dubrovnik area. Eat, drink, have fun , take photos, send selfies to your loved ones from Dubrovnik. Connected with people from our city, listen to the music from the most beautiful stage in the open – Stradun. Walk, and explore the side streets and hidden corners of the old town. Listening traditional Christmas songs with number of people gathered around, you’ll have a feeling that the time stopped. Traditional holiday songs, the Dubrovnik kolenda (carols) on Dubrovnik dialect.
On the Stradun will be New Year’s Eve programme where you will welcome 2017. With our Croatian performers, Dj”s and a spectacular fireworks until early hours. So many people at the same place. About 50.000 filled with joy will be as one when countdown starts. New year will begin with the traditional New Year’s Day 10 km race. New Year’s Day at noon will be a concert of the Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra.