Varaždin Baroque evenings

Od 17.09. - 29.09.2021.

Partner country: Slovenia

The Varaždin Baroque Evening Festival is the most important music and stage event in central Croatia, founded in 1971, and today, as a specialized festival of early music, it is one of the most eminent festivals of its kind in the world. The festival is under the permanent auspices of the President of the Republic of Croatia, and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia awarded it national significance 20 years ago.

The Varaždin Baroque Evening Festival is of great importance for Croatian musical baroque heritage, as it encourages research, performance and preservation of Croatian Baroque works, both by domestic and foreign performers who often perform together as part of the festival. An important part of the festival is also a scientific conference with topics in the field of culture and music, which is attended by the greatest cultural and musical experts from Croatia and Europe, emphasizing the importance of heritage preservation. For several years now, the festival has had a partner country every year.

So far, the partner countries have been Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Israel, Austria, the Russian Federation, Italy, France, Spain, Hungary, Japan and Sweden.

Program of the 51st Varaždin Baroque Evenings



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Entrance to all concerts of the 51st Varaždin Baroque Evenings, as well as to the grand opening, is possible only upon presentation of a valid COVID certificate (on vaccination or illness), or a valid negative COVID test. The organizer provided testing at a promotional price of 70 kuna for all visitors to the 51st Varaždin Baroque Evenings at the Sveti Nikola Polyclinic, Kukuljevićeva ulica 6, in Varaždin and at the Nanna Polyclinic at Optujska ulica 43 at a price of 75 kuna.

Polyclinic Sveti Nikola: 042 660 304

Polyclinic Nanna: 042 200 081


Sponsor of the 51st Varaždin Baroque Evenings:

President of the Republic of Croatia Zoran Milanović

Festival partner:The Radovljica Festival

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Institutions, corporations and agencies partners of the festival:

Organizers and founders of Varaždin Baroque Evenings