Đakovački vezovi - Đakovački Embroidery

Đakovački vezovi - Đakovački Embroidery


By the instructions and recommendations of the governing authorities the event has been canceled!


Đakovački vezovi is a well known and established event of original folklore. The first Đakovački vezovi Festival was held on 2 and 3 July 1967 as a touristic and cultural event marking the International Tourist Year. The Festival Đakovački vezovi is held annually in June and July. Its main focus is original folklore of Slavonia, Baranja and western Syrmia as well as other parts of Croatia and the accompanying events –various exhibitions, equestrian shows and other cultural and tourist events. The Festival is international with participants from around the world.


The main events include the opening ceremony, folklore ensembles performances and the most important event – festive parade through the streets of Đakovo and the closing ceremony entitles “Slavonijo, zemljo plemenita” (The generous land of Slavonia) with a musical programme and the most beautiful national costume is chosen.


In 2020, the event will be held in an adapted form with the prescribed measures due to the pandemic caused by the coronavirus COVID-19.