Upcoming Cultural Events 09. 07.2018–15. 07. 2018

Balkan fever

On 9 July at 9:00 p.m.

Organiser: Festival Ljubljana

Venue: Congress Square, Ljubljana

A concert of classical music with the participation of the chamber string orchestra of the Slovenian Philharmonic within the framework of the 66th Ljubljana Festival. Free admission.

Overjam International Reggae Festival 2018

On 10 July at 10:00 a.m. (opening)

Organiser: Boombox komunikacije

Venue: Sotočje, Tolmin

The international festival of reggae music. The event will be held in Tolmin, the Gorizia region, from 10 to 15 July 2018. Entrance fee: 20–29 EUR (ticket), 120–155 EUR (subscription; season ticket with camping and parking).

Iced Earth

On 11 July at 8:00 p.m.

Organiser: Centre of Urban Culture Kino Šiška

Venue: Kino Šiška, Ljubljana

A concert of alternative and urban music with the participation of the American band Iced Earth held to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its creative activity. Entrance fee: 25 EUR (advance sale), 29 EUR (on the event day).

Summer in Tivoli

On 12 July from 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Organiser: International Graphic Arts Centre

Venue: Switzerland Creative Centre, Pod turnom 4, Ljubljana

A concert of electronic and mixed music with the participation of Christian Kroup. Free admission.

Glas pri nas – Boštjan Nipič – Nipke

On 13 July from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

Organiser: KUD Arhiteka

Venue: Atrij Kavarne NUK, Ljubljana

A concert of alternative and urban music with the participation of Slovenian hip-hoper Boštjan Nipič and the Nipke Band. Entrance fee: 10 EUR.

Poletje v školjki – Excursion

On 14 July at 8:30 a.m. (start)

Organiser: Dogodki za samske

Venue: Ljubljana – slovenska obala (Portorož, Piran, Fiesa)

An excursion to the Adriatic coast (the route: Ljubljana – Portorož – Piran – Fiesa), fee: 59 EUR. The price includes: a 4-hour sailing on a yacht with refreshments (3 servings of snacks and drinks), a lunch at your favourite cafe on the main beach of Portorož, a tour around the ancient city of Piran with local sightseeing, a panoramic walk to Fiesa, relaxation at the local beach, a romantic dinner in Piran (for additional fee), a night walk from Piran to Portorož, entertainments in two night bars of Portorož, and learning the basics of the Italian language in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

Zmaj vseh zmajev – Exhibition

On 15 July

Organiser: Ljubljana Castle

Venue: Kazemate, Ljubljana Castle, Ljubljana

An exhibition in the Ljubljana Castle dedicated to the Ljubljana dragon, dragons in Slovenia as well as dragons in the world history and culture in general. Entrance fee: 4 EUR (pensioners, students, schoolchildren, groups of 15 people), 6 EUR (adults).