The VIA VINO festival, organised by the Tourist Board of Zagreb County, was held over the past weekend. It is a well-known wine event in continental Croatia; this year's edition was no exception. The festival attracted hundreds of visitors to spectacular locations. The festival program was rich, and in addition to the musical performances, it featured a collaboration with fashion designer Zoran Mrvoš. Mrvoš drew inspiration from the legendary inhabitants of Zagreb County and created a new collection for the occasion.
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The final event of VIA VINO will take place on Saturday at 1 p.m. at the Dobra Berba Winery. Don't miss it!
Mark your calendars for the most exciting event at the VIA VINO this year. Join us for an all-day celebration on Saturday, October 14, starting at 1 p.m. at the renowned Dobra Berba winery, famous for its exceptional sparkling wines. Take in the breathtaking views of the picturesque Plešivica hills and rolling vineyards while indulging in the first Croatian wine road, exclusively dedicated to sparkling wines. Don't miss out on this unique experience!
VIA VINO starts at 1 p.m. with music by DJ Mirza, playing your favourite party rhythms from 3 p.m.
As the sun sets, the spotlight shifts to the centre stage where Filip Rudan, the musical virtuoso and Porin winner, is about to mesmerise the audience with his performance. At 6 p.m., the open-air concert on Plešivica commences, offering an unforgettable musical experience under the starry night sky.
The exact address of Saturday's VIA VINO event is Ivančići 11, Jastrebarsko.
Get ready for an unforgettable Saturday filled with sparkling wine, handcrafted cocktails, and a mouthwatering culinary experience that will leave you craving more. All this and more await you in a beautiful location near Zagreb. Don't miss out on this exciting adventure!
Attendees of VIA VINO's grand finale on Saturday, October 14th, are in for a remarkable gastronomic experience. The event promises a wide selection of wines, sparkling wines, and signature cocktails, all of which will be complemented by creative outdoor cuisine made with the original ingredients of Zagreb County. This weekend celebration offers an opportunity to indulge in exceptional food, drinks, and a fantastic atmosphere that will undoubtedly leave a lasting impression.
Weekend trips are incomplete without indulging in your favourite dishes. For those who love crispy fried chicken, POH restaurant is the place to be. Their chefs prepare it with unmatched passion and skill. On the other hand, SOPAL restaurant offers a gastronomic delight - slow-roasted veal shank (ossobuco) with polenta. This speciality dish will win you over with its irresistible taste and texture.
Prepare yourself for an entire day of delightful exploration in the heart of Zagreb County's wine roads. The Plešivica wine road will soon become Croatia's first sparkling wine road, fortifying its standing as the most celebrated region for exceptional sparkling wines.
Plešivica, situated in Zagreb County, has established itself as the hub of continental gastro and wine tourism. The region's winemakers are drawing an increasing number of visitors with their appealing products, and the Zagreb County Tourist Board is pleased to support them with popular events such as VIA VINO. During the VIA VINO festival, the number of sparkling wine enthusiasts who flock to Plešivica to discover its hidden gems is rising. As a result, the festival's grand finale is dedicated to a full day of relishing nature, music, and sparkling wines. Ivana Alilović, the director of the Zagreb County Tourist Board, welcomes visitors to the festival by emphasising that entrance is free, and all attendees will be greeted with a glass of sparkling wine as a welcome.
If you're interested in embarking on the VIA VINO trip to Plešivica, where you can relish in the delightful flavours and aromas of Zagreb County, make sure to send your applications to firstname.lastname@example.org. Remember, spaces are limited, so applying promptly to secure your place on the trip is crucial.
About the VIA VINO festival
The VIA VINO festival is a distinguished event organised by the Zagreb County Tourist Board, which celebrates the unique culture, wine, and natural beauty of the continental region of Croatia. Recognised as the preeminent continental wine festival, this spectacular occasion takes visitors through unexplored locations while presenting an extensive program that showcases the very best of indigenous cuisine and award-winning wines, accompanied by captivating entertainment. The festival promises a more diverse program in its third year, featuring prominent performers and fashion evenings.
The Zagreb County Tourist Board is responsible for organising the festival, which the Croatian Tourist Board supports.