The Advent time in Istria offers numerous events that are taking place in almost every town of the peninsula. Magical Christmas lighting embellish streets and squares, the scent of the mulled wine and fritule (sweet pastry) attracts all visitors and numerous activities that include activities for all ages enrich the magical holiday atmosphere.
Enjoy the rich Advent programme in Poreč
Advent in Poreč is one of the most visited advents in Istria because it offers everything you need to experience the Christmas atmosphere.
The event begins at the beginning of December with the lighting of the Christmas illuminations, and it continues with numerous concerts and programmes including free ice skating which will delight the youngest ones.
Christmas fairytale in Rovinj
Rovinj - which already is a magical town, turns into a true Christmas fairy-tale in December when numerous programmes such as live performances, concerts and exhibitions will take place on the streets of the town which will enrich your stay.
Small houses offer delicious holiday gastronomic offer and Christmas-themed souvenirs which will remind you that Christmas time and gift-giving to our loved ones are approaching soon.
Magic on the hill
Impressive panoramic view which you can experience from the Old Town in Motovun, diverse entertainment programme with eno-gastronomic specialities which won't leave anyone indifferent and plays for the youngest ones with a variety of singing and dancing are only a few reasons why you should visit Advent in Motovun!
December in Pula
The Advent celebration is present in almost every location in Pula - the biggest town of Istria, but the main location of the Advent in Pula event is at Giardini square.
Fragrances and tastes come from the little houses where holiday delicacies are offered, and a visit to Santa and Mrs Claus’s Residence will delight all the little ones wanting to travel to the magical world of imagination.
Performances of the vocal groups, choirs and a capella groups will enrich the festive holiday atmosphere on the streets and squares of Umag, and the visitors can taste fritule (sweet pastry) and keep themselves warm with mulled wine.
You can choose creative gifts for your dearest ones on the holiday stands, from handmade to traditional and local products which will complete the festive Christmas atmosphere.
We invite you to experience the holiday spirit in Pazin, Medulin, Labin, Tar and other towns on the peninsula where entertainment is guaranteed for all ages. Christmas holidays are a unique opportunity to spend the last month of the year in a good mood with your family and friends.
Advent in Istria will delight all those who decide to spend December on our peninsula and enjoy gastronomical and entertainment offers and plays for the youngest ones.