Zadar top events 2019

Not only is Zadar an excellent starting point to get to various Croatian islands. It is also an exciting and vibrant place to experience the colorful summer atmosphere. Check out our selection of Zadar’s top events 2019.
Check out our selection of Zadar’s top events 2019.

1Check out our selection of Zadar’s top events 2019.

Zadar Jazz & Blues

Where: Museum of Ancient Glass, Zadar
When: 24. 7. 2019 - 26. 7. 2019

If you are into jazz music, the Zadar Jazz & Blues festival should be on your bucket list. This year the festival will feature three concerts of well renowned jazz artists.
July 24 - Vocal sampling (Cuba)
July 25 - Joseph Bowie & The Funky Bastardz (USA-CRO)
July 26 - Eric Bibb & Band (USA)
Another plus of the festival is its venue since all the concerts take place on the beautiful open-air terrace, which offers a lovely view of the city.

59th Musical Evenings in St Donat

Where: Various venues in Zadar
When: 9. 7. 2019 - 9. 8. 2019

Since 1960 the Musical Evenings in St Donat celebrate the art of music, giving a very special place to classical music. Performances by the Symphony orchestra of the Croatian radio-television, Zadar chamber orchestra, Choir of the Croatian radio-television, Ivan Goran Kovačić academic choir, The Zagreb quartet and the Zadar Clarinet quartet, will fill up the evenings with the evergreen classic charm.

Festivities of Sali - Saljske usance

Where: Sali, Dugi otok
When: 9. 8. 2019 - 11. 8. 2019

Do you consider yourself an avid foodie always in search of delicious discoveries? Then you should not miss the Festivities of Sali, a small town on Dugi otok, the island close to Zadar. The festival with a 50-year long tradition for three days fills up the town with live music, folk customs and impressive gastronomic competitions. It’s grand opening for example is called “Fisherman's Night” involves a lot of cooking and choosing the best fish stew, roasting of tuna, sardines and other seafood, and an entertainment program at the port with klape - Dalmatian a cappella singing groups.

Millenium jump

Where: Zadar
When: 27. 7. 2019 at 12:00

It is a very popular event where over 3000 people form a joint line and on the word 'go' simultaneously jump into the sea forming a domino effect. Located on the waterfront of the Dalmatian city of Zadar the event really looks spectacular from the air. The line ranges from the Sea Organ through to the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science. This amusing event with humanitarian character organizes dm – drogerie markt Croatia.

Rita Ora

Where: Višnjik Sports Centre, Zadar
When: 30. 8. 2019 at 20:00

For the first time in Zadar, Rita Ora will warm up the crowd for an unforgettable summer party. Rita is one of the UK’s most successful pop singers, who has sold over a seven million singles, had 13 top ten singles (five of which received platinum status and five of which are gold certified) and a number 1 platinum-selling debut album all under her belt. Recently she released her new single ‘Let You Love Me’ and announced her new album ‘Phoenix’ due for release in autumn.

Zrće beach

Where: Novalja, Pag island
When: from May

The Zrće beach in Novalja on the island of Pag only one hour from Zadar is the most famous place for unforgettable beach parties with some of the best DJs in the world. Visitors come form all around the word to dive into the sheer summer fun. The upcoming festivals which you can join are: Fresh Island Festival 2019, Area 4 Festival 2019, Black Sheep Festival 2019 and Barrakud Croatia 2019.

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