Culture and traditional events


13.08.2017 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

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.


7,00  Tournament in fishing

School of salting pilchard

Small fishing accademy
         – Presentation of traditional fishing skills
         – Workshops of the small fishing academy Pilchard
         – The underwater world of fažana shallows
          – Paolo and Nina fishmongers

Creative workshops for children
Gastronomy offer › Various pilchard dishes
        + ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAM: Erik Balija, klapa Intriga and Trio Emanon

20,00 BATANACUP › Competition in batana sailing

20,30  Fishing under the lanterns

21,00 Awards for batanas cup and fishing tournament


22,00 Proclamation of the best salted pilchard