5 lovely reasons to visit Advent in Otočac


Advent in Otočac, an event that will last through December was presented today at a press conference and you have to know more about it! During Advent time we prepare for Christmas, so the whole town is now decorated with special decorations that create an amazing holiday atmosphere.

We looked at the programme and found 5 very good reasons why you should visit Otočac and enjoy holidays right here!

1. Arrival of Saint Nicholas and a magic show!

Christmas spirit is coming to Otočac with the arrival of a man who we all love – Saint Nicholas. He is coming tomorrow, on December the 5th at Public Open University Otočac, so we hope you were good this year… Also, children will enjoy a special Magic Show called “Sim Sala Bim” where they will be able to learn some magic tricks!

We heard there will be some gifts also…ssshhh


2. International Women in Business Conference – 7th December

To be a successful woman in business you need even more magic, so many tricks will be presented at the second International Women in Business Conference that will be held on December the 7th at Hotel Zvonimir. The conference is organized by Croatian Chamber of Economy, Otočac County Chamber.

Seven stories by seven different and very successful women from Croatia, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Slovenia and Serbia. The best way to end this business year is witnessing their firsthand stories that will hopefully encourage other women to chase their dreams!

Follow their hashtag #ŽeneITočka.


3. A first Book Cafe


Every bookworm craves for a book cafe in his town so he can sip coffee, turn pages and hang out with other book lovers. Great news is that Otočac is getting a first book cafe Paradiso on December the 7th. A very special guest is Alis Pečarić Marić, famous blogger and writer Lea Brezar who will be presenting her novel called “Kradljivci sreće”.

4. “Otočki val” – Wave of Otočac

Talented children and young adults will once again have a chance to present their voices to the audience on December the 9th as a part of the event called Otočki val. Come and support them, or grab a microphone!

5. International Christmas Fair

The highlight of Advent in Otočac is definitely 11th International Christmas Fair that will be held on 16th and 17th of December at the high school sports gym.

Over 6o exhibitors with homemade and handmade products, crafts, Christmas decorations, jewellery and souvenirs.

Also – the arrival of  Santa Claus, gifts, Christmas show, and special Hairdresser show! What are you waiting for!

The best invitations are a few videos: