13th Špancirfest

time: 19.08.2011. - 28.08.2011.
place: Varazdin, Croatia
Street art and craft festival – Špancirfest in Varazdin presents this year as headliners Morcheeba and Asian Dub Foundation. The festival takes place from 19th to 28th August offering a variety of cultural programs that include concerts, fair, exhibitions, performances, street arts events, workshops, etc.

City Tourist Association Varaždin is Organizer of one of most visited open air festival event in Croatia and the region - Spancirfest.

During ten festival days we have over 250 hours of music program- rock, blues, ethno, electro, world music, fusion and other kind of music - programs and theater shows for children, theatre comedies for adults, street performances and street musicians.  Also, the festival presents traditional as well as contemporary art craft  with interactive workshops   and provides many gastronomic pleasures.

The number of visitors, about 250.000 of them in the last year, attractive high quality program as well as the exceptional festival scene (and that are the streets and squares of the baroque city core), ranked this festival among the best urban festivals in the region.

In the twelve years of its existence Špancirfest has welcomed over 11,000 performers from all over the world, and has attracted over  2  mil visitors – which is by far the best testimony to the wealth of happenings and the unique atmosphere of the Varaždin  festival of street strollers.

(D.H., 03.08.2011)