Who says a true winter Christmas cannot be experienced at the sea. When the continent winters is strong and freezing, the opposite is the Christmas time spent on the Croatian islands. Be sure to bring your sunglasses, but don't think you won't experience a real, winter, Christmas adventure. And some of our beautiful Croatian islands have shown the real Christmas spirit.
Rab - the most beautiful Advent on the Adriatic islands
The most beautiful island Advent on the island of happiness - Rab. Fans of the holiday magic will be able to enjoy the Advent on Rab this year, which has prepared a rich cultural, entertainment and gastronomic program on the occasion of the 5th anniversary. On November 30, with the traditional lighting of Christmas tree lights, the Most Beautiful Island Advent begins, and on the same day, a large Christmas fair opens. This year's Advent will be held in two squares - St. Christopher's, which will provide a large skating rink, while the Municipium Arba will be the center of catering and local specialties as the music events. One of the most visited places will certainly be the fairy-tale decorated Dorka Park, a place of traditional Advent candles, and the Boškopini Park will be appropriately lit and decorated. The arrival of Santa Claus descending the New Waterfront on Christmas Eve guarantees excitement and fun, also Santas on motorcycles. In addition to numerous choir performances, local bands and arts groups, guests will also be entertained by performances by numerous Croatian musicians. The most beautiful island advent has so far proved to be extremely popular, both among locals and foreign guests, who have chosen Rab for their holidays. All of them will have the opportunity this year to have an unforgettable experience of the Advent on Rab until the 7th of January, when this unique event on the Adriatic lasts.
Advent on Vir
From Saturday November 30th with a program and opening ceremony to the traditional klapa gathering at St. George's Church, this year's Advent on Vir will last 30 days in which you will enjoy concerts of great bands and entertainment stars, Christmas magic for the youngest and holiday gastronomy. All concert events, workshops and performances for children will be held at St. Juraj's Square, or Vir's Advent Square, where the program will also include lighting of Advent candles.
Advent on Lošinj
The most beautiful Christmas story awaits you this year in Lošinj with an interesting Christmas and New Year's Eve with many surprises. Occasional Advent stands are located on the town square in Mali Lošinj, as well as fairs and the Santa's Christmas house. Decorating and even soaking Christmas tree in the sea, animation for children, music, dance and entertainment programs, as well as humanitarian activities as well as gastronomic surprises will surely attract many visitors. Traditional Champagne morning toast for the Old Year Farewell, and thanks to the pleasant climate and temperatures, the bravest can take part in the traditional New Year's swim.
Advent on Placa in Krk
Advent time in Krk is full of events, concerts, workshops and exhibitions that will surely satisfy even the most discerning visitors. Highlights of the Advent fair and music event on Placa at the main town square. Every day a special gastronomic offer will be offered, while every weekend the gastronomic offer will be filled by the Advent Fair. This is an all-day fair of OPGs, hobbyists and other producers from the island of Krk, who will present their decorations, handicrafts and many other local products to all islanders and visitors. Of course, there is also a fun part where you can enjoy a rich music program with cooked wine and sausages.
Advent in Pag
The first Advent candle is lit on November 30th in the main town square and then Advent begins in Pag. Advent's mood continues with a concert at Salt Magazine where the little ones are waiting for a real Ice fairy tale with a skating rink. All the time of Advent you will find various workshops, dancing, concerts and a brief holiday atmosphere until January 6th.
Advent in Murter
Everything is ready in Murter for the First Sunday of Advent when the first candle of the Murter's Advent wreath is lit on Rudina. This year's Advent in Murter is full of events: creative workshops. karaoke, Christmas soccer tournament, Christmas fair, charity concert, hanging out with delicious delicacies, mulled wine, entertainment by little creatives and surprise guests.