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JESTIVAL – Food & Art festival

The Gastro – Art fusion shall be prepared by our renowned local chefs and artists.

JESTIVAL – Food & Art festival: Saturday, 5. oktober 2019

A holiday of the good, the tasty, the homemade and the indigenuous.

Where links ...
between tradition and modernity,
between art and cuisine,
between the local and the global,
and between nations are made.

Jestival will present:

  • local restaurants and tourist farms with their offers of local and traditional goods,ruled by  Kobariški štruklji,
  • local artists with their varied offering of unique products,
  • local beer, homemade liqueurs, Slovenian wines etc. shall be poured in jugs.

Local dishes will be offered at the central square in Kobarid, while workshops and lectures will take place there and everything shall be enriched by vintage drops of Slovenian wines and the selected music.

Tasty, educational and fun!

Programme of Jestival– Food and Art festival 2019:

The main square and the stage:

11:00   Opening ceremony of JESTIVAL - Food & Art Festival

11:00 – 20:00   Marketplace of local products and produce, and the clothes exchange with Karmen Koren from Reinkarmika shop

11:00   Start of the cycling race for the Cup of municipality of Kobarid

11.00 - 17.00  Ski Range and animation for children – Ski Club Matajur alpine school

12:00 – 20:00   Culinary offer of restaurants and agritourism farms

12:00  – 14:00 Culinary demonstration of the making of the Kobariški štrukelj dessert – Primary School Kobarid

12:00 – 15:00  Culinary demonstration of the making of the Idrijski žlikrofi dessert (Idrija dumplings) where the visitors can also try making them blindfold or wearing sensory glasses.    

12:00   Guided visit to the pre-Christian worship place Mrzli Studenec - Tourist Association Kobarid

13:30   Award ceremony for the Cup of municipality of Kobarid

14:00   The concert of the Brass orchestra Tolmin

15:30  Street Theatre – Theatrical play: Dumplings and Cheese – amateur theatre group Drežnica

16:00 – 17.00 Creative workshops with Mojca and Damjana

17:30 The awards draw

18:30  Concert -  Rudi Bučar

Tourist information centre Kobarid:

11:30 and 15:00  Guided tour of exhibition about the history of skiing tradition  

Accompanying programme:

12:00 Cultural-musical event nearby the parking area for Kozjak waterfall (Zaročišče parking place) - Wheat sowing for the new millennia – Tourist Association Kobarid

20. 9. – 6. 10. Soča Valley Hiking Festival 2019

4. – 6. 10. SingleSpeed World Championship 2019


Turizem Dolina Soče - TIC Kobarid
Trg svobode 16
5222 Kobarid
T: 00386 5 380 04 90