“Juraj Šporer” Art Pavilion-
Exhibition area of Festival Opatijaread more
Opatija has always offered a variety of cultural programmes, and the best way to acquaint yourself with its culture is a walk around the town. The Swiss House, Juraj Šporer Art Pavilion and Villa Angiolina are waiting for you to discover their interesting story.
Opatija – The Imperial Town is an event that will take you back in time to the most glamorous period of Opatija’s history. You’ll see Viennese pastry shops, horse carriages, noble ladies and gentlemen, and the Emperor himself and his entourage. Famous events and figures from the past will enliven these special moments of Opatija’s history.
RetrOpatija is a musical time machine in which swing, rockabilly, rock, jazz and electric disco music merge together to create a fantastic party dedicated to the key decades and musical styles of the twentieth century. This retro festival brings together excellent Croatian and foreign musicians, pin-up models, dancers, jugglers, street musicians, makeup artists and hair stylists, and presents vintage cars and motorcycles, such as Vespas, Tomos and Fiats. Dance at the hot ‘party of the century’ beneath a large disco ball together with thousands of other visitors.
The Liburnia Jazz Festival is one of the most popular jazz festivals in Croatia and the whole region. This is attested to by the packed festival programme and increasing number of visitors each year. The first weekend in July is reserved for jazz: this is the time when the heart of Opatija beats to the rhythm of jazz. Excellent music and fantastic energy can be heard and felt on the town’s terraces, in its parks and on its beaches.
Carnival and the Balinjerada are the pride of Opatija. The traditional Balinjerada soapbox race down the town’s main street is open to all those who want to have great fun and feel a rush of adrenaline. Carnival in Opatija is always a very special experience.
With her pictures she wants to send positive vibrations and encourage people to stop for a moment, breathe in and feel the breadth of beauty in them and their surroundingsread more
He sees music while painting, and hear colors while playing music...read more
Opatija, a favourite destination in the Kvarner region, will reveal to you its interesting history as a tourist resort in the Croatian Museum of Tourism located in the magnificent Villa Angiolina.read more
Antique shop and gallery activity incorporated in a unique ambienceread more
Framing and painting equipment, planning and technical support for exhibitions, artists representation...read more
Would you like to enjoy high-quality entertainment programmes under a starry sky? Opatija’s Open Air Theatre regularly hosts excellent concerts, cinema evenings, and various festivalsread more
Would you like to dance at a disco, watch a brilliant play, or listen to an unforgettable concert? Come to the fantastic Gervais Centre and have a great time!read more