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ETHNO DAYS 2018 - FOLKLORE FESTIVAL OF ZADAR COUNTY | MAY 5 - JUNE 1


calendar 05.05.2018 - 01.06.2018

 

Zadar, a city of rich cultural heritage, once again is opening doors for its rural traditional culture of its County. This is the culture that emerged from direct communication of man and his environment, shaped with cultural and historical circumstances that had significant impact to its identity recognized as Adriatic identity – on islands of Zadar and coast and Dinaric identity in inland.


ETHNO DAYS are the opportunity to get acquainted with and to participate in traditional culture of Northern Dalmatia. Through Folklore Festival, music, dance and folklore art workshops, playgroups, traditional crafts fair as well as lectures considering this heritage, one will get insight in diverse and rich traditional rural culture of the area. Accompanied by rich gastro offering of traditional dishes of Zadar County the image of this traditional culture will be more complete. 



These events are free and open for all interested foreign and domestic guests, the inhabitants of Zadar and Zadar County, children and grownups.  


P R O G R A M M E


SATURDAY, 5.5.2018

People´s Square, in front of Lodge

9 am to 1 pm ETHNO ´´ŠUŠUR´´ – socializing with the connoisseurs of traditional

handicrafts



TUESDAY, 8.5.2018.

Šime Budinić Square, Rector´s Palace – Educational Hall

12 am Opening of the exhibition Planika – Forgotten Nutritionist of the Mediterranean -

Primary school Bartul Kašić from Zadar is a guest performer – Student cooperative

Maraška

7 pm Dora Dunatov, musicologist, Zadarski tanac as a newly established tradition –

lecture


WEDNESDAY, 9.5.2018.

People´s Square, between the Lodge and the City Guard (City Sentinel)

5 pm to 8 pm – workshops of music-dance folklore (Zadarski tanac, kolo of the dinaric area

and silbanski tanac) – leaders M.Sc. Ivo Brkić and IFS Silba


MONDAY, 14.5.2018.

Vladimira Nazora Park

9 am to 12 am - competition of Zadar primary and high school students in bowling


TUESDAY, 15.5.2018.

Šime Budinić Square, Rector´s palace – Educational Hall

7 pm Ph. D. Ana Marija Kurilić (Department of History of the University of Zadar)

Textile Art in Antiquity- lecture





WEDNESDAY, 16.5.2018.

People´s Square, in front of Lodge

9 am to 1 pm ethno souvenirs and catalogues sale from Ethnological Department

Souvenir shop of the National Museum Zadar


MONDAY, 21.5.2018.

People´s Square, City Guard (City Sentinel) – Ethnological Department

9 am to 12 am memory card game- cards with the motifs of the northern Dalmatia

folk costume


THURSDAY, 24.5.2018.

People´s Square, City Guard (City Sentinel)- Ethnological Department

5 pm workshop Creating a story – urban legend, cooperation with the

Department of Croatian Studies University of Zadar and Zadar high school

students


FRIDAY, 25.5.2018.

People´s Square, in front of Lodge

9 am to 1 pm ethno souvenirs and catalogues sale from Ethnological Department

Souvenir shop of the National Museum Zadar


SATURDAY, 26.5.2018.

Pope Alexander III Square, Department of Zadar City Museum

9 am to 7 pm workshop of traditional music and dance of the Zadar area

(hinterland, coastal land and islands), leaders: Ph.D. Josko Ćaleta

(sung heritage) and Vidoslav Bagur, prof. (dance heritage)

SUNDAY, 27.5.2018.

Pope Alexander III bb- Department of Zadar City Museum

9 am to 6 pm workshop of traditional music and dance of the Zadar area –

continuation

Peole´s Square, Lodge

7 pm participants´ performance of the workshop of traditional music and

dance of the Zadar area


TUESDAY, 29.5.2018.

People´s Square, in front of Lodge

9 am to 12 am tasting of northern Dalmatia traditional food – cooperation with

Hotel and Tourist Catering School – students job-oriented for cooks,

waiters and pastry cooks participate, and professional teachers


WEDNESDAY, 30.5.2018.

People´s Square, City Guard (City Sentinel) – Ethnological Department

9 am to 12 am The storyline of the traditional stories and legends of the Zadar

County – participants of different ages and occupations participate


THURSDAY, 31.5.2018.

From Our Lady of Health along Kalelarga (Broad Street) to Petar Zoranić Square

6 pm to 7 pm Gathering participants of the Folklore Festival and parade


Petar Zoranić Square

7 pm to 10 pm FOLKLORE FESTIVAL – performances of cultural and artistic

societies of the Zadar County


Šime Budinić Square, Rector´s Palace

10 pm round table – Professional Committee of the Folklore Festival and

leaders of cultural and artistic societies


Pope Alexander III Square, Department of Zadar City Museum – Lapidary

10 pm Socializing of all Folklore Festival participants


FRIDAY, 1. 6. 2018.

From Our Lady of Health along Kalelarga (Broad Street) to Petar Zoranić Square

6 pm to 7 pm Gathering participants of the Folklore Festival and parade


Petar Zoranić Square

7 pm to 10 pm FOLKLORE FESTIVAL – performances of cultural and artistic

societies of the Zadar County


Šime Budinić Square, Rector´s Palace

10 pm round table – Professional Committee of the Folklore Festival and

leaders of cultural and artistic societies


Pope Alexander III Square, Department of Zadar City Museum – Lapidary

 

 

 

10 pm Socializing of all Folklore Festival participants


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