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Jestival is a festival that celebrates local cuisine and art.


Local cuisine and art will take over the central square on 30 September. The main theme of this year’s culinary festival is honey.

Jestival_2019_WebRes-240.jpgJestival 2019, ©2Lindens Photography

In addition to culinary experiences, Jestival has strong ties with art. You can delight in it at the market, where local craftsmen present their various crafts. Feed your body and soul by visiting Jestival.

Jestival Food & Art Festival - Saturday, 30 September 2023


The JESTIVAL Food & Art Festival also pays tribute to the local cuisine of Kobarid, where homemade “Kobariški štruklji” are the highlight of every local restaurant's menu. It will be no different this year. You will be able to sample Kobariški štruklji and other local delicacies in the last week of September at Kobarid Square.

The Jestival Food & Art Festival is the dessert and prize that sweetens the end of the hiking autumn.

Join us at the Jestival that celebrates everything that is good, local, and creative from the Soča Valley!



Jestival news

8. 9. 2023

Start of the Jestivals' Menus: 8 September 2023!

Starting 8 September 2023, you can explore the culinary offer of selected caterers with six different Jestivals' Menus.

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9. 9. 2022

It already smells like the Jestival menus

Once again, this year, caterers in Kobarid and the surrounding area invite you to discover the excellent culinary offer in Kobarid and try one of the Jestival menus.

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6. 9. 2022

A Mix of Great Cuisine and Art in Kobarid

Save the date - 1st October 2022

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