Upcoming Cultural Events 15.08.2017–21.08.2017

Overjam Reggae Festival

From 15 August to 19 August

Organiser: Boombox Communications, 041 277 309

Venue: Sotočje, Tolmin

A musical reggae festival.

Entrance fee from 20 euros (ticket for the first day of the festival) to 89 euros (subscription for all days of the event).

Vesna

On 16 August at 8:30 p.m.

Organiser: Festival Ljubljana, 01 241 60 00

Venue: Križanke, Square of French Revolution 1, Ljubljana

A musical based on the same-name first Slovenian romantic comedy in the format of a full-length film. The author of the music is the Slovenian classical poet Matej Bor.

Entrance fee is 32.27 euros.

Tartini festival

From 17 August to 14 September

Organiser: KD Lib-art, 031 419 016

Venue: Levstikova 7, Piran

A traditional international summer chamber music festival. The works by the Italian composer Giuseppe Tartini, a native of Piran, will be performed. The guests of the festival will also enjoy music written by other well-known foreign and Slovenian composers of both the past and contemporaries.

Letni oder Ruše Festival

From 18 August to 27 August

Organiser: Javni zavod Center za mlade Ruše, 031 388 635

Venue: Letni oder Ruše, Mariborska Road 31, Ruše

A cycle of cultural and musical events.

Entrance fee: 5–15 euros (advance sale), 10–30 euros (on the event day).

Ples brez meja na prelazu Ljubelj

On 19 August

Organiser: Občina Tržič, 04 59 71 536

Venue: Tržič, Prelaz Ljubelj

A cultural event. Since 2003, it is annually held in the high-mountainous settlement of Ljubelj. Previously, there was an international checkpoint on the border with Austria.

Guests will enjoy the cultural figures of Slovenia and Austria, a service in two languages ​​in the local church, communication and other interesting entertainments, like cycling or mountaineering. Food is cooked by local eateries.

About 1,000 people participate annually in the event.

Mascara Quartet Concert

On 20 August at 8:00 p.m.

Organiser: Galerija Kresija, 01 306 11 71

Venue: Desni atrij, Mestna hiša, Mestni trg 1 (Town Square), Ljubljana

A concert of the Slovenian band Mascara Quartet that plays ethnic music.

Free admission.

Solisti muzikala iz West Enda in Broadwaya

On 21 August at 8:30 p.m.

Organiser: Festival Ljubljana, 01 241 60 00

Venue: Križanke, Square of French Revolution 1, Ljubljana

A concert of classical music performed by the orchestra of the Slovenian Philharmonic.

Entrance fee 39.29 euros.