Highlights and Upcoming Events
Date: 07.09.2016
With starting the “gjomleze” fires, in the area to the monastery "Assumption of Mary" in the village Skrebatno was held the fourth tourism promotional event "Ohrid cuisine."
The manifestation is traditionally organized by the Municipality of Ohrid, through the Sector of Tourism and local economic development with help of numerous sponsors and donors fulfilled with an extraordinary socializing and tasting of the traditional Ohrid cuisine flavors and the sounds of music group "Nizalka"in the beautiful monastery surroundings is with natural divine beauty . The event "Ohrid cusine"was held in the presence of participants and numerous guests, among which there were foreign tourists. The event was officially opened by the Mayor Nikola Bakracheski who said that traditional recipes for preparing homemade food is a true treasure of our households and it is an endless opportunity for further tourism promotion of Ohrid. After several hours of preparation, a special Evaluation Commission has declared the three most delicious prepared “gjomleze”. The first place award went to the Ristana Bozhinoska, second place to Biljana Strezoski while the third place to Krste Dzhukleski. Besides the food “gjomleze” the attendees on the desk had the opportunity to taste other numerous food specialties from Ohrid cuisine as well as the healthy food produced in the Ohrid region.
Date: 19.08.2016
Preparation activities about this year's Ohrid Swimming Marathon which will be held on August 20, 2016 are in the final stage. At this year's 30 in a row Ohrid Swimming Marathon, the registered competitors will swim thirty- kilometers path “Klime Savin”.
Municipality of Ohrid and the public enterprises are managing the conduction of the jubilee event without any problems and difficulties, in addition, these institutions also are taking care about preparation of the accompanying cultural - entertaining contents. This year the competition also will take place in two groups, women's and men's. Last year's 29 th edition of the Ohrid Swimming Marathon for the first time the winner was the Macedonian swimmer Evgeny Pop Acev.
1st of July in Ohrid starts WHITE SUMMER 2016
Date: 01.07.2016
Following the world tourist centers, Municipality of Ohridt this year for four times organized WHITE SUMMER 2016 this is culture event when all city practically will work 24 hours, will be held on 1st of July 2016 and within this event it is planned to be realized the WHITE NIGHT.
This manifestation is in organization of Municipality of Ohrid – Sector for tourism and local economic development. Within the HITE SUMMER 2016 event it is planned the following program: - 19:00, at the garden of Sent Sofija – performance of Vladimir Cetkar Sextet, - 21:00, performance of the percussion group KARANOS waterfall drums from Voden – Greece, with defile from Sent Sofija – the city square Kliment Ohridski – the square Krusevska Repulica – small square Dolna Porta; - Performance of the jugglers group with latest technology of juggling props; - 22:00, DJ-performance of the small square Dolna Porta. After finishing all this culture events, in accordance with the Program about extension of the working time adopted by the city Council, all catering facilities this evening will work until the early morning hours.
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