Beer Festival “Pivo in Cvetje” Opens in Laško
The festival of beer “Pivo in Cvetje” organized by the Pivovarna Laško Union was opened in Laško with the participation of Slovenian Prime Minister Miro Cerar. For four days, various concert venues, beer shops, tent bars with food, the Mavrični Park for children and family recreation, as well as many other entertainment events will work for the citizens and guests of the city.
The stars of the Slovenian variety art are taking part in the festival: Modrijani, Jan Plestenjak, and Nuška Drašček. On the first day, Nude, Riblja čorba, Dan D, Ugly Kid Joe and young Slovenian bands performed on the Zlatorog stage.
Modrijani and Jan Plestenjak were grooving on the Jubilejnik stage. Big Band Krško, Big Band Laško with Nuška Drašček and Špičikuc Orchestra will perform on the Special venue. DJ Buchan and Mr. Denis will entertain the audience on the Malta stage. The Laško brewery opened its doors to the guests of the festival. Besides, the Dan Laščanov event was traditionally organised for all present and former residents of Laško. Dan Laščanov is an event that unites city natives of all ages.
1,500 townspeople have already visited the brewery, inspected the production and got acquainted with the process of making beer in the Laško brewery. They also visited the renovated museum of brewing located above the tasting room.
During the evening programme of the Dan Laščanov event, local residents paid tribute to their past commemorating famous citizens and making a record in the city book. In front of the municipality building, they met with the Mayor of Laško Franc Zdolšek and the representative of the brewery Matej Oset.
The Mavrična dežela (Rainbow Region) amusement park was opened in Laško. It features an interesting sport, creative and entertainment programme designed for families with children. Visitors of the festival will enjoy a rich programme in the framework of the ethnographic project “Lepo je res na deželi” (English: “It is lovely in the country”).