Djakovo, June 21 – July 7, 2019 | 10:00 - 21:00
Place: Strossmayer’s park
53rd Djakovo Embroidery (Croatian „Đakovački vezovi“) is well known and established event of the original ethnic folklore held every year in Djakovo, small city in Slavonia region, in Eastern Croatia.
The event has also an international character as it gathers original folk groups from all over the world. It primarily cultivates and maintains the tradition and authenticity of this region and other parts of Croatia: national costumes, folk dance, traditional combing, horse breeding and local gastronomy.
The accompanying events are various exhibitions, equestrian shows and other cultural and tourist events.
The programme of main final three days:
The entire city is involved in this event. The awareness of the cultural and artistic significance of Djakovo Embroidery is rooted in all inhabitants of this region and they are very proud of their event of original folklore.
Djakovo Embroidery were awarded for Merit in Tourism in 2005 with International Tourist Certificate of FEST - European Federation of Travel Journalists based in Rome.