VII. „Istria” Music Festival


Croatia – Porec


14 – 17 September 2023


149 euro

Experience the magic of Croatia’s vibrant music scene at the VII Istria Music Festival! Taking place in the stunning coastal town of Porec, this festival promises an unforgettable time filled with music, dance, and endless fun.
In addition to its beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Old Town, Porec offers a wide range of attractions and activities, including a picturesque harbor, idyllic beaches, and countless options for sports and leisure. But the real excitement begins at the festival itself, where you’ll be treated to an incredible lineup of musicians and dancers from around the world.
Join the joy of dance and music in the heart of Istria, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of Croatia’s stunning coastline. Whether you’re an artist looking to showcase your talent or a music lover searching for the ultimate festival experience, the VII Istria Music Festival has something for everyone. Experience this stunning cultural events with us!


14 September 2023
Afternoon arrival at the Hotel, meeting with group leader’s and festival organizers, discussing the programs of the next day’s
Disco in Lanterna
15 September 2023
Optional program, visit 3 cities.
Pula – one of the oldest Istrian towns whose history goes back for 2000 years. Take a walk through the town, see the Arena, Triumphal arch of the Sergi family, temple of Augustus and many more
Rovinj -according to many one of the most beautiful Istrian towns. Built on an island with lots of colorful houses with Venetian architecture, squeezed one to another and to the very edge by the sea and with the wonderful church of St. Euphemia on the very top of the island in which you can still see the sarcophagus from the early 4th century. After the sightseeing of the town and an organized lunch you can enjoy the remaining time to explore the old streets of Rovinj.
Poreč antic town with the Decumanus street and the Euphrasian Basilica from the 6th century that represents the real example of Byzantine art with its well-known mozaics. There is also the old Roman house and many more of the cultural monuments that still live in the legends and history of the region. On the other hand Poreč is a modern touristic town, the center of tourism that attracts many tourists with different events.
Performance in tourist resort Lanterna.
Festival disco in Lanterna
16 September 2023
Breakfast in the Hotel, fully day trip visiting most fascinating cities of Central Istra. Motovun- In the northern part of Istria, overlooking the Mirna River valley, lies surely the most famous and attractive Istrian medieval town of Motovun. This captivating hilltop town is one of the characteristic symbols of the Istrian interior.
Groznjan – Grožnjan, a small Istrian town of great cultural significance not only in Croatia but also internationally, lives its summer months very intensely. Every year in the beginning of May, the little streets and squares of Grožnjan metamorphose and turn into a truly artistic beehive. Visiting Dvigrad castle near Kanfanar.
Svetvinčenat – The medieval town of Svetvinčenat, situated in the southern part of central Istria, is one of those Istrian jewels that has been discovered only recently. It offers a variety of tourist offer such as events taking place at extremely attractive historical sites of this town.
Performance in the evening at the city square in Porec
Festival disco in Lanterna
17 September 2023
Breakfast, departure of participants

Further Information

• Folklore groups, orchestras, majorettes, modern dance groups, choirs, music bands from all over the world
• Choirs who are able to perform on open-air stages
• The number of the participants are not limited
• No age limits
• Number of seats are limited!

Participation fee
149 euro per person
(Addition day can be booked for 48 euro per person per day)

Participation fee includes
• Participation in the festival concerts (2 performances)
• Accommodation in Lanterna Apartments 2 **

Rooms: Each group (over 20 persons) have 1 apartment for 1 person
3 apartments for 2 persons
The rest will be accommodated in 3-4-6 bedded apartments
(6 bedded apartments with two bedrooms)

• Half-board-buffet, drinks included
• City tax
• Diplomas, gifts
• Organization expenses

Participation fee does not include
• Transport
• Optional programs (only recommendations, not arranged by the organizers)
• Insurance

Application deadline: 15 June 2023

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