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The Argonaut Days and Noč na Vrhniki

Every year in June Jason, Medea and the Argonauts return to Vrhnika. Join them and find entertainment to your liking.

The festival Argonaut Days points to a long and colorful history of Vrhnika and the important role of the town as the hub of waterway and land transport routes. Every year at June, the Argonauts, Medea and Jason return to Vrhnika. You can meet them at the grand opening of the festival or at individual later events. The festival program is designed in the sense of "something for everyone"and includes more than 40 cultural, ethnological and gastronomical events as well as entertainment, children's and sporting events.

The opening ceremony is a real feast for the eyes and ears. The artistic program and the arrival of the Argonauts are accompanied by music and dance pieces. The highlight of the evening is the lighting of the Argonaut fire. The highlight of the festival altogether is undoubtedly Noč na Vrhniki (The Night at Vrhnika), a music and entertainment event. A number of Slovenian and foreign musicians attract visitors from near and far. Sports park Vrhnika is filled to the rafters, and at midnight magnificent fireworks enlighten Vrhnika.

This year's festival, the 23rd Argonaut Days, will take place from 12 June to 21 June 2015.

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