The 55th Beer and Flowers Festival Starts in Laško
On 12-14 July 2019, the traditional 55th Festival of Beer and Flowers will be held in Laško. The organisers are expecting tens of thousands of visitors. The Festival is organized by STIK Laško. The general sponsor is Pivovarna Laško Union.
The festival programme is intended for people of all ages. For three days in a row, concert halls, beer shops, tent bars with snacks, children’s attractions will work for citizens and guests of the city. Besides, there will be a lot of different sport, music and entertainment events for families. In particular, the festival will include a performance by a local brass band and a parade of majorets. Here you can visit the Ocvetliči se exhibition of flowers timed to the 130th anniversary of the Laško Tourist Association. As part of the festival’s evening programme, 60 Slovenian and foreign performers will perform on four stages.
The guests of the festival will enjoy free parking and camping. Actual information for beer lovers – this year, a 0.5-litre mug of beer costs 2 EUR.
At the end of the festival programme, on 14 July 2019, a traditional morning peasant wedding will be held (Barbara Knez and Nejc Mašek will marry). In the afternoon, the Plehmuzik International Festival will be held, after which the traditional final Beer and Flowers parade will take place on the streets of Laško.