Top 10 Zagreb events in May

With beginning of may events in Zagreb flourish like flowers in Downtown parks. So, let’s check out what’s up in Zagreb events in may!

1. Design Week Zagreb

Third edition of largest event in Croatia dedicated to design with 20.000+ expected number of visitors and 4.000+ m² of exhibition space will be held in Lauba and other locations in the center of Zagreb. In six days Design Week Zagreb aims to connect designers and business as well as design to the general public. Plus furniture exhibition, expo, market, workshops and more…

Where: Lauba, Prilaz baruna Filipovića 23 and some other locations
When: 03.05. – 08.05.
Admission is free

You can find more informations on www.tjedandizajna.com

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2. Zagreb Beer&Burger Festival

At beautiful J.J. Strossmayer square between Zrinjevac park and King Tomislav square, this year for the first time, best Zagreb burgers and beers would be in eternal love! So, at the same place as Artkuliranje festival, but just few days latter, best Zagreb burger places blended with craft and other beers would be in charge! We advise you to be there!

Where: J.J.Strossmayer square
When: 12.05. – 22.05.
Admission is free

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3. SFeraKon

SFeraKon is the longest running (since 1983) and most popular Croatian SF convention with over a 1.000 attendees and visitors. It is organized by Sfera – Zagreb SF club. Beside loaded program, on this year’s Zagreb days of Science Fiction you can participate in Cosplay-competition for the best costume, play board games or meet special guests.

Where: FER (Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing), Unska 3
When: 13.05. – 15.05.
Admission: from 30kn (4€)

Youcanfind more informations on sferakon.org

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4. Screen on the Green

Open air film and music festival will go on during 3 weeks at popular green locations in the city. Sixth edition of Screen on the Green brings first solar cinema premiere in Croatia and pleasant atmosphere of warm spring nights. Before the screenings (27 Croatian and world films) music bands will warm up the audience. And everything is free!

Where: Dr. Franjo Tuđman square, Jarun (small lake), Maksimir park
When: 20.05. – 05.06.
Admission is free

You can find more informations on screen.com.hr

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5. Cest is d’ Best

Colorful and fun International street festival with hundreds of performers, actors, comedians, jugglers, clowns, musicians and dancers. During the festival Zagreb Downtown will become bright world of sreet theatre full of life, energy and culture. Events will be on 6 stages all over the city center and will put smile on the faces of locals as well as all Zagreb tourists.

Where: Downtown
When: 26.05. – 05.06.
Admission is free

You can find more informations on www.cestisdbest.com

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6. Summer at Stross

Strossmayer promenade is one of the most romantic and picturesque locations in Upper Town located beneath of Lotrščak Tower. In summer months this promenade turns into a stage for art instalations, workshops, and nostalgic live concerts every night. Plus special events like Little puppet theatre, Mongrel beauty contest and a Half New Year party with fireworks.

Where: Strossmayer Promenade
When: 27.05. – 06.09.
Admission is free

You can find more informations on www.ljetonastrosu.com 

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7. Dance Week Festival

In Zagreb Dance Centre – unique cultural facility located in the heart of the city and developed purposefully for dance, every year at the end of the spring Dance Week Festival takes place. Croatian primary international festival of contemporary dance was founded in 1982. and from then this festival is hub for choreographic talents and creative processes in modern dance activities.

Where: Zagreb Dance Centre, Ilica 10
When: 27.05. – 04.06.
Admission: no information for now

You can find more informations on www.danceweekfestival.com 

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8. Festival of the European short story (FESS)

FESS was started in 2002. as one of the first festivals in Europe in short story form. To this year more than 150 writers from 15 European countries has visited festival. At the festival you can read and listen, engage in discussions, get acquainted with writers, go to book promotions, watch the movies, go to the concerts or participate in workshops.

Where: various locations
When: 29.05. – 03.06.
Admission is free

You can find more informations on europeanshortstory.org 

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9. Floraart

International flower and horticultural exhibitions with combination of colors and scents. Exhibitors from Croatia and beyond presents their finest flowers and plants. Thousands and thousands of different and amazing plants, all sorts of arrangements and horticulture magic for more than 50 years decorate Zagreb in late spring. Be part of it!

Where: Bundek
When: 30.05. – 05.06.
Admission is free

You can find more informations on www.zrinjevac.hr 

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10. Zagreb City Day

On 31st of may Zagreb celebrates city birthday and on that special day Zagreb Tourist Board is offering several events for everyone. You can choose between free city tours, concerts, free entry to some museums, performances and more. Our recommendation is to take part in the ceremonial religious procession with candles at 19:00 from Zagreb Cathedral towards the Stone Gates.

Where: Upper Town and Downtown
When: 31.05.
Admission is free

You can find more informations on www.infozagreb.hr 

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