In 1984. Karlovac's Brewery with the organizational help of town Karlovac, launched the annual celebration of Beer festival, which was held at the City Square in the center of Zvijezda, today's Ban Josip Jelačić Square. The celebration would then begin with the procession that moved from the Karlovac brewery, from the direction of Dubovac, and would end on the already mentioned central city square, while the opening would mark the release of beer that would flow from the central city fountain.
After last year's break, Karlovac, ie its Promenade of Dr. Franjo Tuđman, will again be a gathering place for the people of Karlovac and their guests in the period from 27 to 31 August. The largest beer festival in Croatia - Beer Days in Karlovac are held for the 34th time. Beer Days are no longer just another festival, they are the largest beer event in the most beautiful city parks and unique cultural and historical heritage in five festival days gathers visitors from all parts of Croatia and the most recognizable Karlovac event, a strong link between Karlovac beer and Karlovac.
Leading music names of the domestic music scene, legendary rock musicians and famous bands are just part of the five-day spectacle. The 12 biggest musical names of the Croatian scene during the five August nights will further warm the atmosphere. In addition to good music, visitors to the 34th Beer Day can expect an offer of good food and beer and numerous activities that will further spice up the atmosphere in the city on four rivers and the fifth, beer.
The main sponsor of Beer Festival, Heineken Croatia, made sure that the people of Karlovac and their guests responsibly enjoy their beer. This year, too, the beer will be poured into special festival plastic cups made of recycled material, and a novelty is the first beer academy where visitors will be able to make their own beer and take it home.
Come to Karlovac and visit the most famous Croatian festival of beer and gastronomy. Enjoy great music, great beer, a rich selection of food and be a part of a story that has lasted for more than three decades.
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For those who want to know more - 5 reasons why drinking beer is good:
Beer is one of the oldest and most popular beverages worldwide. Due to its multiple uses, it was also treated as a food product. It is drunk at every opportunity, is an addition to numerous culinary recipes, and is also used in cosmetics.
Reason # 1: If consumed in moderation, beer can be part of a balanced lifestyle
Reason # 2: Beer is a great ally in the kitchen
Reason # 3: Beer adds to the beauty
Reason # 4: Barbecue and beer bring friends together
Reason # 5: Travellers love beer metropolis