Events of the Week: 11 to 17 April 2016


The Days of Tartini Festival Piran — The Festival in tribute to an Italian composer and violinist Giuseppe Tartini in Piran

From 19 April 2016 to 7 May 2016

The Tartini Theatre in Piran, 08:00 PM.


The Symphony Orchestra of the Academy of Music

20 April 2016 at 07:30 PM

Location: Cankarjev dom, Prešernova cesta 10, Ljubljana

Тel.: +386 (0)1 241 72 99

The Symphony Orchestra of the Academy of Music involves the best young Slovenian musicians. A cellist Isaac Hudnik will perform as a soloist.

Conductor: Matthew Kuri

Soloist: Isaac Hudnik, cello

Director: Prof. Milosh Mlejnik


The Summer School of Aromatherapy: an introductory lecture and a presentation

20 April 2016

Address: Društvo notranja pot, Gradnikove brigade 33, Nova Gorica,

Тel.: 031 395 864

The introductory lecture will tell about the widespread use of aromatherapy in everyday life and explain how to prepare simple products for home use. Its visitors will learn how to create handmade massage oil, paste for cleaning kitchens and bathrooms, facial masks, and much more. The workshop duration is 3–4 hours.


Balfolk Evening: Folk Dances in France and Other European Countries

21 April 2016

Address: Nova Gorica, GO folk organizers

Тel.: 041 466 541, 040 383 810,

The Balfolk Evenings — Continuation

The pair and walk-around ethnic dances plainly demonstrate traditions of the whole of Europe — from France, Portugal, and Sweden to Greece, Romania, Serbia, and Israel. Free admission. The proposed amount of voluntary contribution constitutes € 1–5.


The “Kraška gmajna” Festival

22 April 2016

Address: Kosovelova ulica 5, 6210 Sežana

Тel.: +386 5 730 14 80

The Festival for interpretation of natural and cultural heritage of Kras. The “Kraška Gmajna” Festival is held under the auspices of JZ Park Škocjanske jame, Zavoda Jerbas and TIC Sežana.



A Theatre Musical Performance “Ice Kingdom”

From 22 April 2016 to 24 April 2016

Address: Ajdovščina, OŠ Danila Lokarja

Free tickets to the performance can be ordered and received in the School’s Secretariat (OŠ Danila Lokarja Ajdovščina, Cesta 5. maja 7, stavba 2; tel.: 05 367 11 00) every day from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM, or one hour prior to the event (from 6:30 PM and later) in the lobby of the First Slovenian Government Palace.

The play was created based on the popular Walt Disney cartoon “Frozen” and tells the story of sisters Anna and Elsa, the princess of the Arendelle Kingdom.


Traditional Cleaning of the Ljubljanica River

23 April 2016 at 10:00 AM

Address: Ljubljana, from Spitz to the Dragon Bridge (od Špice do Zmajskega mostu)

Each year, the traditional cleaning of the Ljubljanica River marks the end of the capital cleaning campaign “Za Lepšo Ljubljano”. This ecological campaign will involve divers, members of the Vivera Society of Underwater Activities and members of other diving clubs of the Slovenian Diving Association, fishermen, firemen, boaters, rescuers, etc.

A cultural program will be held on the banks of the Ljubljanica River in the city centre. All by-passers will receive bunches of flowers in gratitude for their focus on the purity of environment.


The International March of Three Bridges

24 April 2016 at 8:30 AM

Address: Nova Gorica

Gathering at 08:30 AM. The march begins at 09:30 AM. Route: 10 km, an international survey campaign (Tower, Solkan Industrial Zone, Langobardskaja Street, Klanjec, IX Corps, Brdo Bridge, Shtmaver, Pevma, Dolga Pot, Solka Industrial Zone, Tower).

Participation fee: € 5. All participants will receive a portion of warm food and drink. There will be fast food restaurants along the route. The youngest and the oldest participants of the campaign as well as the largest group will receive prizes. Do not forget to take your valid ID.