12TH POREČ HISTORICAL FESTIVAL – GIOSTRA

September 7-9, 2018

Poreč historical festival – Giostra gathers over 200 participants in costumes who, throughout the 3 festival days, evoke for the spectators life in the Baroque period thus making it a unique festival in Croatia. This cultural, educational and tourist manifestation stems from historical facts, so most of its events are connected to the 18th century. The central festival event, which also gave Giostra its name, is a knight tournament Giostra, reconstructed from the rules of a tournament held in Poreč in the year 1745.

You will be greeted by:

- Gorgeous ladies and handsome gentlemen in baroque costumes

- Baroque music

- Knight tournament

- Historical knights’ camp (military encampment)

- Local produce and old trades

- theatrical performances

- Drummers

- Flag jugglers

- Swordsmen

- Street entertainers.

Your hosts are Društvo prijatelja Giostre – Associazione amici della Giostra (Association Friends of Giostra) from Poreč, and their guests: USB Poreč, DND Poreč, Barokna plesna radionica OŠ Poreč, Mačevalački klub Špada – Poreč, Povijesna udruga Kaštel – Svetvinčenat, Udruga Birikina – Pula, Duo Shic Shoc – Pula, Nobiles de Croatia – Zagreb, Udruga zakupaca – Poreč, Zajednica Talijana Piran – Comunità degli Italiani Pirano (Slovenia), Associazione Giostra della Rocca – Monselice (Italy), Gruppo Sbandieratori Cordovado (Italy), Associazione Dama Castellana – Conegliano Veneto (Italy)

Central part of the festival will take part from Friday to Sunday on three locations: The liberty square, old city center and Peškera bay.

The main theme of this year: CHILDREN.

Live Giostra this September. We are expecting you.

➡️ Giostra 2018_spot

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Sept. 7th 2018, Friday

 10 am – 10 pm The Liberty Square

Giostra fair – Fiera franca triduana

Antiques fair

 10 am – 10 pm Museum

Gastro & Cocktail Giostra

Souvenir shop

Photo point

10 – 10:45 am MUSEUM

Theatrical performance for children The Princess and the Frog

(Association Birikina)

11 AM – 1 pm MUSEUM

Creative workshops for children

Face painting

(Association Birikina)

 7:15 pm The harbour of Poreč – Decumanus – The Liberty Square – Peškera Bay

Giostra parade

 8 pm Peškera Bay

Giostra offical opening ceremony

Fireworks

 9 pm The Liberty Square

Fire show (USB)

Sept. 8th 2018, Saturday

10 am – 10 pm The Liberty Square

Giostra fair – Fiera franca triduana

Antiques fair

10 am – 10 pm Museum

Gastro & Cocktail Giostra

Souvenir shop

Photo point

10 AM – 1 PM Museum

Creative workshops for children

Face painting

(Association Birikina)

 10 am – 1 pm The Liberty Square

Details of the noblemen and commoners everyday life in the 18th century

Kids corner

 (Association Friends of Giostra)

 10 – 10:45 am The Liberty Square

Baroque costumes fashion show (Association Friends of Giostra)

Entertainment program (USB)

Drummers performance (Association Giostra della Rocca)

11 – 11:45 am The Liberty Square

Dance program (Association Friends of Giostra)

Drummers and flag-wavers performance (Association Dama Castellana)

Baroque equestrian performance (Nobiles de Croatia)

12 – 12:45 am The Liberty Square

Dance program (Association Friends of Giostra)

Flag-wavers performance (Flag-wavers Cordovado)

Drummers performance (Association Friends of Giostra)

 5 – 7 pm The Liberty Square

Details of the noblemen and commoners everyday life in the 18th century

Kids corner

 (Association Friends of Giostra)

5 – 5:45 pm The Liberty Square

Flag-wavers performance (Flag-wavers Cordovado)

Dance program (Association Friends of Giostra, Poreč Elementary school)

Swordsmen performance (Fencing Club Špada)

6 – 6:45 pm The Liberty Square

Drummers performance (Association Friends of Giostra)

Entertainment program (USB)

Dance program (Association Friends of Giostra)

Flag-wavers performance (Flag-wavers Cordovado)

7:30 pm The Liberty Square Peškera Bay

Giostra parade

8 pm Peškera Bay

Knights tournament Giostra

(Association Friends of Giostra and istrian riding clubs)

9 pm The Liberty Square

Fire show (USB)

9:30 PM Museum

Jazz concert

Žužić/Veselinović/Rupena

 

Sept. 9th 2018, Sunday

10 am – 10 pm The Liberty Square

Giostra fair – Fiera franca triduana

Antiques fair

10 am – 10 pm Museum

Gastro & Cocktail Giostra

Souvenir shop

Photo point

10 – 11 am The Liberty Square

Guided city tour in costume

10 am – 1 pm The Liberty Square

Details of the noblemen and commoners everyday life in the 18th century

Kids corner

(Association Friends of Giostra)

 11 – 11:45 am The Liberty Square

Swordsmen performance and workshop (Fencing Club Špada)

Drummers and flag-wavers performance (Association Dama Castellana)

Dance program (Association Friends of Giostra)

Entertainment program (USB)

Drummers performance (Association Giostra della Rocca)

 12 – 12:45 pm The Liberty Square

Flag-wavers performance (Flag-wavers Cordovado)

Dance program (Association Friends of Giostra, Poreč Elementary school)

Drummers performance (Association Friends of Giostra)

Entertainment program (USB)

Baroque equestrian performance (Nobiles de Croatia)

5 – 6 pm The Liberty Square

Details of the noblemen and commoners everyday life in the 18th century

(Association Friends of Giostra)

5 – 6 pm The Liberty Square

Drummers and flag-wavers performance (Association Dama Castellana)

Entertainment program (USB)

7 pm THE THEATER

Theatrical performance El sarto assasin

(Association Friends of Giostra)

8 pm Peškera Bay

Equestrian performance Royal ball of the baroque horses

(Nobiles de Croatia)

 9 pm The Liberty Square

Fire show (USB)

The organizer reserves the right to change the program. 

Participate:

Društvo prijatelja Giostre – Associazione amici della Giostra – Poreč (HR) / USB – Poreč (HR) / DND – Poreč (HR) / Barokna plesna radionica OŠ Poreč (HR) / Mačevalački klub Špada – Poreč (HR) / Povijesna udruga Kaštel – Svetvinčenat (HR) / Udruga Birikina – Pula (HR) / Duo Shic Shoc (HR) / Nobiles de Croatia – Zagreb (HR) / Udruga zakupaca – Poreč (HR) /  Associazione Giostra della Rocca – Monselice (IT) / Gruppo Sbandieratori Cordovado (IT) / Gruppo tamburi e sbandieratori Associazione Dama Castellana – Conegliano Veneto (IT)  Comunità degli Italiani di Pirano (SI)

 


Kontakt informacije:

Studio 053 d.o.o. - Vrsarska 11, 52440 Poreč, Tel. 00385 (0)52 427 427, Fax. 00385 (0)52 427 426


Društvo prijatelja Giostre – Associazione amici della Giostra, Zavičajni muzej Poreštine – Museo del territorio parentino, Decumanus 9, 52440 Poreč, tel. 00385 52 431 585 , fax. 00385 52 452 119 ,

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