The epidemiological situation will leave its mark on the Rijeka Carnival program this year as well. The fifth season will not be held again in the usual edition. But unlike last year when it was held Virtual Rijeka Carnival, part of the program will take place at the usual time.
The central part of everyone Rijeka Carnival are carnival processions. International Carnival Parade it is the crown of carnival festivities in Kvarner and beyond. The competition in imagination, wit and originality, fireworks of colors and shapes, results in a parade of hundreds of allegorical cars, thousands of masks and an immeasurable number of spectators from the country and abroad.
Children's carnival procession is a carnival event in which the youngest generations from the country and abroad participate, when the river of children floods Rijeka's Korzo in a colorful masquerade procession. Countless characters from fairy tales and the most beautiful creatures from the imagination that day are the main attractions of the Rijeka Carnival, which attracts many visitors from all over the world.
Unfortunately, the International Carnival Parade, which was supposed to take place on February 27, has already been postponed, as has the Children's Carnival Parade. The organizers are hoping how with the arrival of the summer months the epidemiological situation will be more favorable. Thus, the dates of the procession, but also other major events, moved to early summer.
Part of the program though in the usual term
However, part of the program will take place at the usual time. So it will be on Monday, January 17th The key to the City will be handed over to the master of the carnival. On that occasion, as the organizers emphasize, some more news of this edition of the Carnival will be presented.
Despite the postponement of the central events of the event, the Croatian Cultural Center in Sušak will host a cycle of four attractive theatrical comedies. It will be held as part of the already traditional program "Days of Laughter at the Carnival", in accordance with all epidemiological measures and restrictions that will be in force at the time of the event.
What will also mark the coming days in the city is the variety of carnival decorations which will soon flutter, bring a good mood and remind you of the unbridled spirit of the carnival tradition.
Photos: Rijeka Tourist Board