ADVENT POREČ 06.12.-07.01
The second edition of the most beautiful advent in Istria is opened with christmas lights on Matije Gupca Square in the heart of the Old Town core. The program begined with the concert of Baredinesaur and animation on ice for our youngest, and the surprise was the coming of St. Nicholas, with which children can photograph and tell his holiday wishes.
THINGS YOU SHOULD NOT MISS ON POREČ ADVENT
Live nativity from Sveti Lovreč – Matija Gubec Square
The Christmas spirit will come to life with a guest portrayal of a Live Nativity from Sveti Lovreč at Advent Poreč.
Visitors will be welcomed by a Bethlehem family, pastors, kings, angels and guards, as well as old crafts, while the story of the apparition will be followed by the storyteller and the choir with appropriate songs.
Poreč fairytale – Villa Polesini
The Poreč fairytale tradition will be held again in the fairy-tale Villi Polesini from 18th to 21st December, which will be a great scenery for a favorite event of the year.
Free delicacies at the Sweet and Christmas Eve
Due to the great last year's interest, a free tasting of chocolate desserts and Christmas cakes, which will be prepared by students of the Tourist School of Antun Štifanić from Poreč, this year will be held twice on the 9th and 16th December 2017. Then in the chocolate fountain you can immerse thousands of sweet fritulas, biscuits, dried and fresh fruits and it is completely free of charge.
House of Santa Claus – Matija Gubec Square
The newness this year will cheer the little ones - every day from 17 to 19 o'clock in the fairy-decorated cottage of Santa Claus is expected by them a world of imagination, joy and companionship with Santa Claus and his faithful elves.
Families will be most delighted with the free ice skating, equipment rental and ice skating lessons, while the kids will not be able to resist the other free children's programmes and holiday surprises.
During the Christmas market, the fragrances and flavours of Advent will spread from the holiday-themed booths where you will be able to buy Advent souvenirs.