Adrenalin, music, partying until morning, good energy, fun and laughter! Get ready for the most fun and memorable moments, because July in Serbia is reserved for all this and more. The variety of events this month offers entertainment for every taste. Choose your own!
EXIT (10-13 July), unforgettable times at the biggest festival in the region
Hundreds of the best local and foreign artists, seven stages, great atmosphere, tons of positive energy and good music, guarantee a unique experience and a plenty of moments to remember. The host of this prestigious festival, which since 2000. is considered to be one of the best and most popular in Europe, is traditionally the city of Novi Sad and Vojvodina’s prettiest Petrovaradin fortress. If you want to spend three unforgettable days dancing to the beat of some of the best DJs, party till the morning, enjoying the craziest atmosphere with your friends, be sure to visit this festival and become part of the famous EXIT adventure!
For more information visit: http://www.exitfest.org/en
Carnival of Vrnjci (13-20 July), Brazilian atmosphere in the heart of Serbia
Do you like glitter, glamor, cheerful music, bright colors and shiny carnival costumes? In that case you definitely shouldn’t miss this fantastic carnival, which over 200,000 visitors every year. Otherwise known for its beautiful nature and fresh air, during the carnival days Vrnjačka spa turns into a stage of numerous costume balls, concerts, theater plays, sporting events… The main event is certainly the Great Carnival Parade, but you can expect a lot of surprises, great fun, and dancing the fantastic rhythm of carnival music!
For more information visit: http://www.vrnjackikarneval.com/en/welcome.html
Drina Regatta (15-20 July), adrenaline adventure on the water
Emerald, clear and refreshing waters of the Drina, music, good humor, and thousands of people in the boats ready for traditionally good rapid ride through the famous river, make a great atmosphere and even better adventure that will long be remembered. Central tourist and recreational event in Serbia, which for years has been gathering a huge number of people from Serbia and the world in search of adventure and fantastic entertainment, this year offers excellent program which guarantees a great time. Concerts by famous artists, brass bands and fish soup masters contests, fun and recreational river rapids ride, and much more!
The Assembly of Serbia’s pipers ”Oj Moravo” (26-27 July), enjoy the authentic Serbian music, culture and crafts
For all of those who love the sound of traditional Serbian music, art of craftsmanship, the beauty of customs and traditions, this event, with a history of more than two decades, is a real pleasure. Prislonica (near the city of Čačak) will gather the best flutists, weavers, embroiderers, knitters and masters of the traditional Serbian specialties, in order to nurture and honor Serbian customs together with tens of thousands of visitors. This unique event, which fosters the important features of the Serbian people through song, dance, tradition and culture, particularly complements competition for the Golden Flute which you must not miss!
Gitarijada (trans. “Guitar fest” 30th July – 2nd August)
This year, in the city of Zajecar, you will have a unique opportunity to attend 48th Gitarijada by Woodstock, which received support from the U.S. city of Woodstock famous for the rock festival held in the year of 1969. Well known for the great entertainment, a large number of performing rock bands, and fabolous atmosphere, this festival is setting new standards in quality entertainment year after year. Rock Academy (demo bands workshop), Rock Camp (traditionally the most popular gathering place for visitors), Rock photos saloon, as well as the famous motorcycle rally, promises four crazy and unforgettable days!