Odprti Kopra 2017 — Most Beautiful Garden Contest

On 24 June, a contest for the most beautiful garden in Koper — Odprti vrtovi Kopra 2017 — will be held.

The Najlepši vrt v mestu 2017 contest for the Koper’s most beautiful garden has already started. On 24 June, the name of its winner will be announced. This year, the University of Primorska Faculty of Education organizes a workshop on the Mediterranean flora for the youngest participants of the contest.

On 24 June, all participants of the Odprti vrtovi Kopra (Open Gardens of Koper) event will visit the cosy green corners hidden from the general public and belonging to local residents who will register their gardens for participation in the contest. Then participants will choose the most beautiful garden in a friendly atmosphere with good music, wine and snacks. As in the past year, the event will end in the Koper Museum of Local History, where the ceremony of awarding the winner and a concert will take place. The winner will receive a gift certificate from Marjetica Koper d.o.o.

The Bar Cameral and the University of Primorska Faculty of Education organize the event with financial support from the municipality of Koper. The contest organisers call upon all owners of urban gardens to register for participation in the contest through 17 June. Applications are accepted at odprtivrtovi@gmail.com. In addition to the formal application, it is necessary to provide 5 photos of your garden, give a brief description, and specify contact information for feedback.

Through this event, the organizers are trying to unite the townspeople and show the most beautiful corners of Koper.

More information about the last year’s event and feedback from visitors can be found at the following links:

Koper – mesto skritih vrtov (фото)

Odprti vrtovi Kopra privabili gručo obiskovalcev (фото)

Source: pef.upr.si