Culture and traditional events

THINGS THAT FISHERMAN KNOW

14.08.2011 20:00

20,00 Fažana’s waterfront

Fisherman’s festival, presentation of traditional fishing equipment and announcing the best salted pilchard of the School of salting pilchard; gastronomy offer – salted pilchard dishes (Fažana’s waterfront)

The sea is the school of life. Storms and tempests, open seas and sheltered coves… are all reflected in the faces of fishermen, while their hands weave nets out of old and new knowledge. At this fisherman’s festival these men of the sea present their traditional skills in various ways.

PROGRAM:

7,00
FISHING EXCURSION WITH FISHERMEN

16,00 – 24,00
FISHERMAN’S FESTIVAL

16,00 – 18,00
BATANA SAILING IN FAŽANA CHANNEL

20,00

BATANA CUP – 5th memorial Gino Tomašić batana rowing competition

SCHOOL OF SALTING PILCHARD
Announcing the best salted pilchard

COURSES OF THE SMALL FISHING ACADEMY “PILCHARD”
making traditional fishing equipment, demonstrating fishermen’s skills and customs, different ways of processing pilchard, course in fishing and batana rowing

FISH MARKET “PAOLO AND NINA’S”
Presentation of Fažana’s fish markets in the 1930s and sales of salted pilchard

CREATIVE WORKSHOPS FOR CHILDREN

GASTRONOMY OFFER
Various pilchard dishes

PHOTO EXHIBITION of Lovro Barbalić

ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM