Festivities, Holidays and Traditions in Zagreb
AnimafestThis festival was born in the 1972, being the second oldest film festival in the world dedicated to animation. Animafest offers competitions, forums lectures, awards, exhibitions, workshops and many other activities related with the animation and city art throughout the world. The organizers define it as the festival by the filmmakers for the filmmakers (creative animation from traditional drawings to stop motion). You can join this amazing fest usually on the first week of June, if you are a film animation lover you can’t miss this stop while being in the Croatian capital.
Festival of Lights ZagrebUsually taking place in March, it is the first festival of lights in the city, with many audio-visual installations and projections in many spots in the capital city like: Vranyczany Plateau, plateau radec, Jesuit Square, Gallery Klovićevi dvori, LotrščakTower, tunnel Grič… Every year the team of the festivals decides a topic/theme to be exhibited and worked during 4 days. It is very interesting to know that the festival is totally for free.