Upcoming Cultural Events 31.12.2018–06.01.2019

Open Air Celebration of the New Year (Silvestrovanje)

On 31 December at 9:00 p.m.

Organiser: Municipality of Ljubljana, Mestni trg 1, Ljubljana, 01 306 10 00

Venue: Congress Square, Square of French Revolution, Town Square, Pogačar Square in Ljubljana

A traditional festive event on the central square of Ljubljana – celebration of the New Year’s Eve. Slovenian pop singers Anabel and Nika Zorjan will take part in the concert. The Victory band will perform after midnight. Free admission.

Grand Celebration of the New Year (Silvestrovanje) in Maribor

On 31 December at 9:00 p.m.

Organiser: Tourist Information Centre of Maribor, 02 234 66 11

Venue: Leon Stukelj Square, Maribor

A traditional festive event on the central square of Maribor – celebration of the New Year’s Eve. Nuša Derenda (9:30 p.m.) and Pop Design (00:30 a.m.) will take part in the concert. Free admission.

New Year Concert

On 1 January 2019 at 6:00 p.m.

Organiser: Cankar Centre, Prešeren Street 10, Ljubljana, 01 241 71 00

Venue: Cankar Centre, Gallus Hall, Prešeren Street 10, Ljubljana

A concert of classical music performed by the orchestra of the Slovenian Philharmonic. Conductor: Philipp von Steinaecker. Soloist: Nika Gorič (soprano). Programme: J. Offenbach, F. von Suppé. Entrance fee: 19–32 EUR.

Wake the Dragon

On 2 January at 5:00 p.m.

Organiser: Ljubljanski grad, Grajska planota 1, p.p. 72, 01 306 42 93

Venue: Grajsko dvorišče, Ljubljanski grad, Grajska planota 1, p.p. 72, Ljubljana

An architectural projection / 3D mapping. Free admission.

Decembrrr: Maja & Bole Quartet

On 3 January at 8:00 p.m.

Organiser: Tobačna, Tržaška cesta 2, Ljubaljana, 0591 30949

Venue: Čin Čin Tobačna, Tržaška 2, Ljubljana

A concert of mixed music. Acoustic versions of world famous hits. Performers: Maja Matić (vocals), Bogdan Spasić (guitar and vocals), Nenad Patković (guitar), Đorđe Bubnjević (cajon). Free admission.

Almin Zrno: Apology of Eros

On 4–19 January 2019

Organiser: Galerija Fotografija d.o.o., Levstikov Square 7, Ljubljana, 041 664 357

Venue: Galerija Fotografija, Levstikov trg 7, Ljubljana

An original exhibition of photographs by Almin Zrno “Apology of Eros – Keeping a Secret and a Women in It.” Free admission.

Klemen Slakonja and Big Band RTV Slovenija

On 5 January at 8:00 p.m.

Organiser: Cankar Centre, Prešeren Street 10, Ljubljana, 01 241 71 00

Venue: Cankar Centre, Gallus Hall, Prešeren Street 10, Ljubljana

A concert of mixed music with the participation of the famous Slovenian actor, singer, TV presenter and comedian Klemen Slakonja and his friend Tadej Toš, as well as the Big Band RTV Slovenija Orchestra (conducted by Lojzet Krajnčan). Entrance fee: 15–26 EUR.

Glenn Miller Orchestra

On 6 January at 7:00 p.m.

Organiser: Cankar Centre, Prešeren Street 10, Ljubljana, 01 241 71 00

Venue: Cankar Centre, Gallus Hall, Prešeren Street 10, Ljubljana

A concert of mixed music performed by the legendary Glenn Miller Orchestra (USA). Only in Europe, the orchestra had over 5 thousand concerts, which were attended by about 5 million viewers. The orchestra performs original music with jazz, pop and rock motifs. Admission fee: 26–39 EUR.