Advent in Tvrđa
Advent in Tvrđa takes place every year in December in the square of St. Trinity. The opening ceremony takes place on the feast of St. Nicholas. Many baroque buildings are decorated with Christmas decorations, including a large Christmas tree in the center of the square and many lights. During this holiday time, there are numerous musical performances by the vocal – instrumental ensembles, then there are numerous fairs and diverse range of food and beverages with the aim of reviving the Christmas Spirit. From food and drinks they offer rakija, mulled wine, sausages, pastries and an array of tasty delights. Food and beverage is served in small wooden houses with traditional style which perfectly fit into the story. Therefore, if you are in Osijek during December, you should visit Tvrđa.
Trg Svetog Trojstva, Osijek 31000
45.560628, 018.695731 (45°33’38.3″N, 018°41’44.6″E)
During December, 16:00h-01:00h
GPS coordinates: 45.560628, 018.695731 (45°33’38.3″N, 018°41’44.6″E)
Address: Trg Svetog Trojstva, Osijek 31000
Advent is held on Trg Svetog Trojstva in Tvrđa (around 1,6 km from the main square of Osijek, Trg Ante Stračevića).
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do Tvrđe gdje se održava Advent na trgu Svetog Trojstva. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema Osječkoj Tvrđi gdje se održava Advent na trgu Svetog Trojstva. Hvala!
You might be also interested in: