Advent is a period of the liturgical year that is marked by preparations for the celebration of Christmas. In Western Christian churches, the Advent starts four Sundays before Christmas and ends on December 24, on Christmas Eve.
"Zagreb Advent in a different way" is an evening tourist tour that visitors could enjoy for 2 hours while listening stories of old Advent Zagreb customs and walking around the city sights connected to Advent.
Members of the folklore ensemble "Turopolje" will be performing songs and dances from all parts of Croatia at a traditional New Year's concert.
The concert lasts approximately 90 minutes and the entrance is free. Komedija Theater, Kaptol, January 1st 2016, 7 p.m.
Performing Croatian folk looking for a good dancing technique and expressive singing.
New Year's changing of the guard with horses
Academia Cravatica and Zagreb Tourist Board present citizens of Zagreb, as well as its visitors, with the opportunity to see a New Year's Day changing of the guard, which will be performed by the honorary company of the Kravat regiment..
The most interesting part of the two-hour ceremony will be the guard's preparation and weapons inspection in front of St. Mark's Church.
Cravat Regiment Croatian light cavalry regiment from XVII. century, which, in addition to the exceptional heroism of soldiers, was recognizable and uniform, and colorful scarves as soldiers wore around their necks and on which the tie is named.
Christmas concert – Klinci s Ribnjaka Children's Choir
Traditional Christmas concert for the kids and a meet and greet opportunity with Santa Claus. Vatroslav Lisinski Concert Hall.
Through Advent until Christmas in Ozana
raditional selling exhibition of Advent wreaths and Christmas decorations in Kristofor Stanković Gallery at the old City Hall. All showpieces are made by people with disabilities. Download PDF (1.6 MB)
Advent in Mala Scena Theatre
Popular children's plays plus fun and play with St. Nicholas and Santa Claus. Mala Scena Theatre, December www.mala-scena.hr.
Sunday, Dec 7th, 11:00 - 16:00, Zagreb Velesajam, Pavilion 7
International food, products, international dances & music, prizes - charitable event to support the Neonatal Unit at Sveti Duh hospital
The Christmas Bazaar of the International Women's Club Zagreb (IWCZ) will take place this year on Sunday, December 7, at the Zagreb Velesajam, Pavilion 7. The Bazaar will be officially opened at 11:00 by patron Prof. Dr. Tatjana Josipović, the Croatian First Lady. Popular for the international food, products & gifts, the Bazaar has become a favorite among locals and expats alike over the last 20 years. This year the IWCZ will present an exciting new addition to the program - international dances and music performances!