What's going on in Ljubljana this month?

Open Kitchen food market

On Fridays from mid-March to October the Ljubljana Central Market hosts a street food market that you simply should not miss. At the market, called Open Kitchen, you can experience the delights of freshly cooked food prepared by different Slovenian chefs right there in front of you, on the market stalls. See more information ...

Antique Flea Market

On Sundays: Ljubljana's Antique Flea Market offers antiques, art pieces and all kinds of bric-a-brac of collectible or simply nostalgic value. See more information ...

Medieval Day - living history event

12 July & 16 August: An open-air living history event, will try to evoke an authentic medieval atmosphere in the midst of the historical city centre of Ljubljana. Stalls at a medieval fair will be selling medieval objects, food, and drinks. See more information ...

Beer & Burger Fest

18 - 19 July: Beer and burgers make a perfect combination that never goes out of fashion. The Beer and Burger Fest gives you an opportunity to taste both staple Slovenian burgers and beers and get to know the flavours and methods of preparation that push the boundaries of the familiar. See more information ...

ARTish - festival of creativity and a selling exhibition of arts and crafts

27 June & 29 August: ARTish is a series of events where artists not only show their works, but also present their methods and ideas. The festival programme also includes free creative workshops for adults and children, theatre performances, music concerts, charity projects such as exchange of used clothes, and various fundraising events. See more information ...

Patti Smith

2 August: The musician and poet Patti Smith left an indelible mark on the face of '70 rock music and continues to be an influential artist today. At her upcoming Ljubljana concert, she will perform, in full, her seminal album Horses, released in 1975. See more information ...

Summer Cinema in Kongresni trg

24 - 26 August: The Summer Cinema in Ljubljana's central Kongresni trg square offers an opportunity to watch three film classics on three consecutive evenings on a large screen free of charge. See more information ...

Ave, Emona!

25 - 27 September: The main event in celebration of the 2000th anniversary of Emona will try to recreate the atmosphere of Roman times. Ljubljana's Kongresni trg square will be occupied by costumed members of historical societies from Slovenia and abroad. See more information ...

Ljubljana Festival 2015

Until 28 September: The festival’s rich programme of concert, opera, and ballet events features internationally renowned artists, including some of the world's most recognised names in music and performing arts. See more information ...

1001 Inventions: Discover the Golden Age of Muslim Civilization

Until 30 September: This world renowned exhibition for people of all ages presents the most important discoveries of the golden age of Islamic civilization, which profoundly affected the development of the modern world. It consists of more than 60 interactive exhibits. Read more information ... 

The Countryside in the City: Gastronomy products from Slovenian farms

5 September: The event will present foods and traditions of the Slovenian countryside. See more information ...

Ljubljana celebrates Fabiani Year

2015 marks the 150th birth anniversary of the architect Maks Fabiani, whose rich legacy makes him one of the most important Central European architects of the turn of the 20th century. In celebration of the anniversary, Ljubljana will host a programme of exhibitions. See more information ...