INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF LACE, LEPOGLAVA, rujan, 2017.

The biggest Lepoglava events recognizable in Varaždin County, Croatia, but also in Europe.

The biggest Lepoglava events recognizable in Varaždin County, Croatia, but also in Europe.

So far, was held 16 festivals, and from the beginning the festival is aimed at promoting Lepoglava lace, for connecting Croatian and European lace localities, expansion of Croatian culture, thereby contributing to the preservation of skills lacemaking and refines turistic areas. Lacemaking in 2009. year, as part of the lace-making tradition Croatian representative listed on UNESCO's list of intangible world heritage, and from 2010. The festival is held under the auspices of the UNESCO office in Croatia, is thus one of ten events commemorating UNESCO this year approaching culture in Croatia.

The festival lace lace participating centers from Europe and the Croatian, who, through exhibitions, workshops and lectures lacy represent their cultural heritage to visitors. The festival, held numerous events, such as traditional handicrafts fair, philatelic exhibition of lace, exhibition tents lace, designer lace dress, performances of majorettes, cultural clubs, sheet music, concerts ...