What's going on in Ljubljana this month?

Ljubljana Festival 2014

1 July - 1 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 ... 

Trnfest

4 - 28 August: The Trnfest offers a varied programme of events featuring artists in the fields of music, theatre, dance and film. See more information ...

Medieval Day - living history event

17 August: The Medieval Day 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 ... 

Ave, Emona!

22 - 24 August: 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 ...

Young Lions 2014

23 - 31 August: Each year, the Young Lions (Mladi levi) international festival brings together performing groups and solo artists whose work is characterised by original approaches to theatre and dance. See more information ...

Nights in Ljubljana Old Town

28 - 30 August: Nights in Ljubljana Old Town, a mini festival closing the Summer in Ljubljana Old Town festival and symbolically concluding Ljubljana’s summer event season, traditionally feature outdoor concerts accompanied by a diverse mixture of other cultural and entertainment events taking place in the streets and squares of the old part of the city centre. See more information ...

Emona Promenade

28 - 30 August: The Emona Promenade (Emonska promenada) is a street festival that comprises performances for audiences of all ages featuring theatre troupes and solo artists from different countries. See more information ...

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

30 August: The ARTish festival, held in Ljubljana every last Saturday of the month, features a selling exhibition of original works by Slovenian creators. See more information ... 

Open Kitchen (Odprta kuhna) - food market

The Open Kitchen is a food market where you can taste the freshly cooked food. It is prepared by different Slovenian chefs right there in front of you, on the market stalls. Every Friday from mid-March to October, the Open Kitchen offers you a chance to eat and mingle. In case of bad weather, the market may be cancelled. See more Information ... 

Open-Air Salsa

The Open-Air Salsa nights, held in Ljubljana’s Ajdovščina quarter, have for years been contributing to the vibrancy of Ljubljana city centre. Each Thursday throughout the summer, these free events full of spontaneity bring together several salsa dancers. See more information ... 

Ljubljana celebrates 2000 years of Emona

Two thousand years ago, the Roman city of Emona stood on the site of the present-day Ljubljana. In 2014, in celebration of the anniversary, Ljubljana will host a vibrant programme of events and experiences aimed at evoking the atmosphere of Roman times. See more information ...