• Laguna Poreč Half Marathon


    Poreč-Parenzo, Zelena Laguna resort

    Family run & Fun run & Half marathon

    Zelena Laguna resort

    Family run & Fun run & Half marathon

    For the second year in a row, the Laguna Poreč Half Marathon will delight all running enthusiasts! Zelena Laguna Resort, a popular destination near Poreč, will attract up to 1.000 runners and their friends, who will cheer them on as they run this great half marathon and some shorter races as well.
    Save the date and welcome springtime by running along the seaside in Poreč:
    26 March 2017 - Sunday

    The Laguna Poreč race consists of one 7km trail and 3 races. The event will take place on a seaside trail in the stunning Zelena Laguna Resort, beginning on Sunday 26 March at the starting line in the Zelena Laguna Campsite.

    Type of races:
    FAMILY RUN - 7 km
    This 7 km trail will take you and your little ones on a seaside run from the Zelena Laguna Campsite through Bijela Uvala Campsite towards Funtana and back to Zelena Laguna.

    FUN RUN - 14 km
    Have fun running this 14 km trail fit for the entire family.

    HALF MARATHON - 21 km
    All runners in this half marathon can enjoy the Laguna Poreč half marathon trail because they will have 3 hours to finish the race while their biggest fans cheer them on all along the way.

    The beautiful springtime setting and a weekend spent on the seaside will be a winning combination for every single runner. Each registered runner will get:
    • T-shirt
    • Finisher medal
    • Race number with electronic timing chip
    • Promotional materials
    • Coupon for pasta party after the race
    • Refreshments

    Distribution of starting numbers and chips:
    • Saturday, 25 March 2017: 03:00 p.m. - 07:00 p.m.  
    • Sunday, 26 March 2017: 07:00 a.m. - 08:00 a.m.
    • Location: Laguna Lounge - Zelena Laguna Resort
    Start: 10:00 am in front of Camping Zelena Laguna ****
    Refreshments: Water, drinks, oranges, bananas will be distributed at 1st km & 4th km
    Award ceremony: at Sandy beach – Zelena Laguna Resort, starting from 01:00 p.m.
    Pasta party: at Hotel Laguna Molindrio ****, starting from 01:30 p.m.

    Awards for the Laguna Poreč Half-Marathon (21km race) are given for the first 3 places in the men's and women's categories.
    • 1st place: 300 € and 2 nights at Laguna Poreč for 2 people
    • 2nd place: 200 €
    • 3rd place: 100 €
    Race registration is free if you book accommodation at Laguna Poreč facilities!

    Registration fee:
    • Regular price is 20 € for registrations before 26.02.2017
    • Last minute price is 25 €

    » Info & registration

  • Gran Prix Tar-Vabriga


    Tar-Torre, Motodrom (Motodrom)

    13th car race

    13:00 h

    Motodrom (Motodrom)

    13th car race

    13th edition of the international rally organized within the Croatian National Championship. Chronometer races with about 30 participants and an attendance of about 2.000 people.


    AK Skok racing
    Ulica Mira 6, Brtonigla +385 (0)52 493 942

  • Easter in Poreč

    15.04.2017 - 17.04.2017

    Poreč-Parenzo, Trg slobode (City center)

    Easter celebration

    Trg slobode (City center)

    Easter celebration

    Traditionally, sweet aromas and tastes of Easter, the biggest religious holiday, welcome Poreč visitors at the main town square during the Easter weekend. Visitors can experience first spring sunrays outdoors, accompanied by the sound of the sea, by touring charming stalls offering traditional Istrian products and Easter delights.

    Visitors can experience first spring sunrays outdoors, accompanied by the sound of the sea, by touring charming stalls offering traditional Istrian products and Easter delights.
    We have prepared a rich entertainment programme for all our guests on Sunday, 5 April at the Freedom Square (Trg Slobode) at 10.00 am, which will be enriched by the free cod pasta and a glass of Malvasia wine.

    We are expecting you

    VENUE: Trg Slobode (The Freedom Square)


    TZ Poreč
    +385 52 451 293

  • Lanterna 10 km

    15.04.2017 - 15.04.2016


    Cross race

    12:00 h

    Cross race

    Tar Lanterna ( Hotel Valamar Club Tamaris)

    Registration  : 09:00h -11:00h


    Triatlon klub Tar-Vabriga

    REGISTRATION FEE: 50 kn ( 70 kn on race day)

    Pasta Feast and Tshirt afther the race included


    Triatlon klub Tar-Vabriga

    Istarska 13, Tar

    OIB: 27950522057

    IBAN: HR 4625000091101358960


    Contact person, Toni Labinjan: +385 95 8584045



    Triatlon klub Tar-Vabriga
    Istarska 13 +385 95 8584 045

  • MRF Istria Music Festival

    19.04.2017 - 23.04.2017

    Poreč-Parenzo, Hotel Pical

    International festival of choirs and orchestras

    Hotel Pical

    International festival of choirs and orchestras

    Istria, Adriatic's largest peninsula is the most popular destination in Croatia. In addition to beautiful beaches, sun and the sea, Istria also boasts an excellent cultural offer. For the 5th year in the row Poreč is the host of "Istra Music Festival", which features choirs and orchestra from around the world.

  • Tour of Croatia



     stage of the professional cycling race

     stage of the professional cycling race

    The Tour of Croatia, world professional cycling race passes through the attractive route along the Adriatic coast, through Istria and the Croatian hinterland and covers a total distance of 1056 km. 20 teams and 160 cyclists from various countries around the world take part, who will demonstrate their speed and resistance in 6 race stages.
    World cycling elite will start their race in Osijek, and finish it in the capital. 22 April is an especially important date for Istria. This is when the fifth race stage from Poreč to Učka takes place.



    Top Sport Event
    +385 (0)98 425 693

  • Canta Torre



    Entertainment event

    Entertainment event

    Within the development of cultural tourism in Croatia, the seat of the Italian national community of Tar will host this cultural, educational and entertainment event, aiming at stimulating lifelong education and the love for the amateur musical creativity.


    TZO Tar-Vabriga Z.T. Tar


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Tourist Board is not responsable for any decision of the organizers to change the terms, participants, programmes and prices or to cancel performances

Praises from abroad to Istria

  • Best Olive Oil Region in the world 2016 and 2017

  • 10 Best European
    Wine Destinations 2016

  • 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations 2015

  • World's 2nd Best Olive Oil Region 2010 - 2015

  • Top 10 Valentine's Day Retreats 2014

  • Best Wine Regions for Winter and Spring Travel 2014

Already receiving significant earned media in outlets such as National Geographic Traveler Huffington Post and mention in notable guidebooks like Lonely Planet, international journalists and tour operators alike continue the praise heaped upon the Istrian peninsula and all it has to offer making it one of the world's top destinations.