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Arts and Entertainment: Heritage Takes Centre Stage

“Arts and Entertainment: Heritage Takes Centre Stage”



September - October 2019



The cultural events of the European Heritage Days 2019 in Croatia will be held in September and October with a common theme: Arts and Entertainment: Heritage Takes Centre Stage. The purpose of these events is to bring the cultural heritage closer to wider audience in an as interesting and approachable manner as possible and to emphasize its creative potential as well as its contribution to the development of modern creativity. Arts and Entertainment is a comprehensive theme that, besides the cultural heritage, also covers visual arts, cinema, dance, reading, music, photography, theatre, etc. Since the theme of the this year’s 23rd International Lepoglava Lace FestivalMagic Royal Lace – contributes bringing the elements of heritage and the traditional skills and knowledge in an interesting and interactive manner closer to children and youth, who are irrefutable guardians of the cultural heritage, the central event of the European Heritage Days 2019 will be organised along with the festival in Lepoglava from September 13-15.



The events of the European Heritage Days 2019 will be organised in more than 40 places all over Croatia. These events will include workshops, expert tours, presentations, exhibitions, lectures and especially attractive activities inspired by this year’s theme such as an escape room on the theme of heritage, cultural content presented as comic strips, interpretative tours, etc.