The Land of festivals and celebations
Numerous Serbian festivals of film and theatre, as well as concerts held here, have been placed on various European "must see" lists. They have helped shape Serbia as the country of celebrations and fun
Summer months in Serbia are festival months! During these hot summer days and nights Serbia becomes the land of festivals and the meeting point of young people from around the world. The number of festivals in Serbia is increasing each year, while the existing ones attract more and more people from around the world.
Local music festivals have gained numerous recognitions and are enlisted among the best world festivals. Dragačevo's Guča Brass Festival, Exit Festival in Novi Sad, Belgrade Beer Fest and Nišville Jazz Festival in Niš are certainly among the world’s most famous festivals. The Brass Festival in Guča depicts the Serbian tradition in a unique way.
Yes, Serbia has tons of music festivals, but on top of this film festivals are like no others. FEST, Magnificent 7 Festival, the Autjors Film Festival, Palić Film Festival. You definitely shouldn’t miss the Belgrade's premier festivals - the magnificent BITEF – Belgrade International Theatre Festival and BELEF – Belgrade Summer Festival, or the unique Guitar Art Festival.
Use your spare time between these grandiose international festivals to visit some of numerous local festivals and manifestations and learn about the cultural delights of Serbian tradition.
Discover the secrets of plum brandy preparation at Kazanijada. Kupusijada (manifestation dedicated to cabbage) in Čačak, Slaninijada (manifestation dedicated to bacon), Roštiljada (dedicated to barbeque) in Leskovac, Pršutijada (dedicated to ham) in Zlatibor, are some of manifestations dedicated to Serbian specialties.