Valamar Events

Top events in Valamar destinations


We present to you the list of the largest and most important events that take place in our attractive destinations by the sea all year round. Whether you're looking for great entertainment, exciting sports, a musical spectacle, or a superb culinary event, our excellent choice, superb organisation and fantastic ambience will provide you with unique and unrepeatable experiences.

Advent Poreč - Avvento Parenzo

Poreč 06.12.2019. - 06.01.2020.

Free ice skating, concerts, performances, and a rich culinary offer in Matija Gubec Park.


Rab, Krk 21.04.2020. - 25.04.2020.

International MTB stage race on four Kvarner islands. The first stage starts from Baška on the island of Krk, and the second from Lopar on the island of Rab.

Wine nights

Poreč 04.05.2019. - 11.05.2019.

Wine Nights is an entertainment and culinary event that takes place on the waterfront in Poreč during the Vinistra wine festival. In a wine shop set up on the waterfront specially for this occasion, visitors will have the opportunity to taste wines by renowned Istrian winemakers and have fun at various concerts. In addition, a 'wine passport' gives all visitors the chance to win great prizes.

Black Sheep

Baška 15.05.2020. - 17.05.2020.

Festival dedicated to island heritage, popular culture and sports. The central event of the spring season in the Kvarner region – in Baška on the island of Krk – dedicated to lamb specialities, various outdoor activities, cultural events, and local traditions. During the central weekend of the event, there'll be concerts of famous local musicians.

Lanterna Summer Nights

Poreč 01.06.2020. - 30.08.2020.

Lanterna Summer Nights provide loads of fun for every age group in the Lanterna Premium Camping Resort. The daily programme, divided into several categories, will take place at selected locations in the Lanterna Premium Camping Resort and in Borgo Street in Tar.

SUPer Surfers Challenge Poreč – Lanterna

Poreč 13.06.2020. - 14.06.2020.

The SUPer Surfers Challenge Poreč – Lanterna is a unique competition in this area. It is the seventh edition of the international Stand-up Paddle Elite Race and a race in the CRO SUP Tour calendar. The most experienced SUP paddlers will participate in an 18-kilometre-long regatta, while recreational athletes and enthusiasts will have the opportunity to participate in the 5-kilometre-long Fun SUP regatta, the SUP eights speed paddling, and also at ‘SUP like Pro - SUPer’ workshops.

Valamar Summer Nights

Dubrovnik 14.06.2019. – 13.09.2019.

Another long and hot festival summer is just around the corner. This year’s edition of Valamar Summer Nights takes place from June to September and brings to Dubrovnik first-class entertainment for all age groups and tastes. This 90-day festival is packed with attractive events for Dubrovnik’s citizens and visitors. Craft Beer Festival, performances of the best musicians from Croatia and the rest of the region, open-air cinema shows, traditional klapa vocal groups, stand-up comedy, and concerts by excellent tribute bands.

Rabac Open Air Festival

Rabac 13.06.2020. - 29.08.2020.

The Summer Festival of Life with a varied entertainment programme at several locations in Rabac. The festival programme includes four categories: Street Performance, Cinema & Theatre, Street Music, and Special Events.

Poreč Open Air Festival

Poreč 01.07.2020. - 12.09.2020.

The Summer Festival of Life with a varied entertainment programme at several locations in the old town of Poreč and on the island of Sveti Nikola. The festival programme includes four categories: Street Performance, Cinema & Theatre, Street Music, and Special Events.


Poreč 01.07.2019. - 23.08.2019.

Through a synergy of musical performances, top services for children, and dance performances combined with a varied culinary offer, the Valamar Funtana Summerfest will provide excellent summer fun for campsite and outside guests as well as for local people.

Rabska Fjera

Rab 25.07.2019. - 27.07.2019.

A medieval summer festival based on a tradition that stared back in 1364. During the Fjera, the entire town seems to travel back in time. The streets are dotted with small craft shops and artisan workshops offering visitors a unique opportunity to experience at first-hand various traditional handicrafts.

RAFF - Rab Film Festival

Rab 23.08.2019. - 27.08.2019.

The Rab Film Festival is designed as a platform that combines artistic expression with the need of filmmakers, artists and journalists to deal with topics of public interest. Its concept is unique in this region and Europe. Excellent cinematic, musical and culinary programmes on several open-air stages throughout the town.


Poreč 22.08.2020.

Recreational swimming marathon for sports enthusiasts and recreational athletes. Participants can choose whether they want to swim 1,500, 3,000 or 5,000 metres. In addition, many additional events and services are provided in the Sport, Relax, Fun and Kids zones. These include short massages free of charge, and musical performances. Our youngest guests can have fun free of charge on inflatables both on land and at sea.


Poreč 05.09.2020. - 12.09.2020.

The largest big game fishing tournament in the region with more than 50 boats competing in big game fishing over three days. Apart from attending the competition and the weigh-in, visitors also have the chance to enjoy a varied culinary offering and free samplings of tuna dishes at the Tunalicious Street Food Festival, together with evening entertainment and concerts on the waterfront.

Valamar Trail

Rabac 26.09.2020.

The seventh edition of the international trail race which starts and finishes in front of the Girandella Valamar Collection Resort and follows a route through the surroundings of Rabac and Labin. Competitors can choose one of 3 routes of different lengths.


Island of Rab 03.10.2020.

Come to the 14th edition of Rab Island Trail, a race in the 8th round of the Croatian Continental Trekking league. The starting and the finish line is at magnificent Rajska beach in Lopar.

Istra & Craft Beer Festival

Poreč 03.10.2020. - 10.10.2020.

A festival of small, independent craft beer manufacturers with an emphasis on Istrian and Croatian beers, featuring several international top-quality craft beer producers. Entertainment programme during the festival with concerts and various activities.

Valamar Terra Magica

Rabac 04.10.2020.

An international mountain bike race along trails in the surroundings of Rabac and Labin, which this year is also part of the UCI calendar as a C2 category race.


Poreč 10.10.2020.

The new sports experience for ambitious cycling fans from all over the world with epic road bike routes.

Sport Fest Poreč

Poreč 16.10.2020. - 18.10.2020.

This October in Poreč will be all about sports, thanks to Sport Fest, an event that brings together passion for sport and a healthy lifestyle.

Baška Outdoor Festival

Baška 16.10.2020. - 18.10.2020.

Several outdoor sports events (trail, mountain biking, climbing, hiking).