Encouraged by last year’s successful experience in organizing and implementing the Blidinje Gastro Festival, as well as based on the satisfaction of our exhibitors, this year the Municipality of Posušje is organizing II. Blidinje Gastro Festival. Blidinje Gastro Festival is organized as part of the Posuško Lito manifestation, and it is also the final event of Lito for 2019.
The goal of this event is to present traditional customs, promote the products of local producers from the Posusje municipality and beyond, as well as to cooperate and link exhibitors with the purpose of enhancing the tourism potential of the Posusje municipality.
In addition to these benefits, the event is significant and recognizable for its venue, Masna Luka, a beautiful mountain oasis and the center of Blidinje Nature Park.
The first day of the festival will take place this Saturday 31/08/2019. starting at 4pm and a rich program awaits us. A small mountaineering school organized by the Croatian Mountaineering Association Pločno organized for children will be held from 4.30 pm. Competition in traditional sports starts from 5 pm, and applications for the same will be received at the Info booth of the Municipality of Posusje from 4.15 pm. Among other things there will be disciplines such as beam fighting, long jump, horseshoe throwing and rope pulling, and prizes have been prepared for the most successful.
From 7pm we will be accompanied by a campfire and the awarding of prizes to the winners, all of which will complement the performance of the band TRIO PENAVA. Day one is scheduled to end at 9pm.
On the second day, which starts at 12 o’clock, as well as the first day, we have a rich offer of exhibitors and a presentation of the traditional customs of KŠD Rakitno. Also, there will be awards and honors for those most decorated booths. The most decorated booth will be chosen by the votes of the visitors, who will be able to cast their votes at the information desk of the Posusje Municipality to the exhibitor they believe has best presented their booth.
On the first and second days of the festival, fun activities for your little ones await you.
Isn’t all this more than enough for you to spend this weekend having fun with good food, music and fun for you and your little ones at the Blidinje Gastro Festival in Masni Luka?