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Prešeren Fair

8. February 2019 | Squares and streets of the old town

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PROGRAMME: LOCATIONS AND TIMES 

IN FRONT OF THE PREŠEREN THEATRE KRANJ

  • 11am: Ceremonial opening of the festival
  • 11.15am – 2pm: Choirs and recitals of poems
  • 10am – 6pm: Kranska Kuhna street food

 

GALLERY OF THE PREŠEREN AWARD LAUREATES

  • 5pm: Gathering of the muses on the Carniolan Parnassus: Meeting the Prešeren Award Laureates 

 

PREŠEREN THEATRE

  • 6pm: Gathering of the muses on the Carniolan Parnassus: Meeting the Prešeren Award Laureates 

 

MAIN SQUARE BY THE FOUNTAIN 

  • 11am – 3.30pm: Folklore dance groups
  • 4pm: Concert by Vlado Kreslin

 

IN FRONT OF THE TOWN LIBRARY

  • 11pm – 3pm: Carriage rides

 

IN FRONT OF THE PREŠEREN MEMORIAL MUSEUM

  • 11.30am, 12.30am, 1.30pm and 2.30pm: Announcements by the town crier, accompanied by the town guard of Kranj

 

HISTORIC TOWN CENTRE

  • 9am – 6pm: Market of traditional and artistic craft
  • 11am – 5pm: Festival of street organ players

 

PUNGERT

  • 11am – 3pm: Pony rides

 

TOWN LIBRARY OF KRANJ

  • 10am – 3pm: Quiz: Chasing Prešeren
  • 10am – 3pm: Printer’s workshop: Printing by Jožef Blaznik
  • 10am: 1st floor – Children’s Area; Improvised show: Who has which dreams (Rahela Klopčič, Nika Kovač)
  • 10am – 1pm: 1st floor – Children’s Area; Workshop: Cheerful creativity – making of hats
  • 11am – 12am: Event of music and literature: Cla- cla- classics (Rok Terkaj, Dr. Igor Saksida)
  • 11.30am – 3.30pm: 1st floor – Children’s Area; Workshop: Fairytale yoga and movement with stories (Tanja Holcar, Gašper Okršlar)
  • 12am – 2pm: 1st floor; Musical event: Marathon of music and poetry

 

KRANJSKA HIŠA

  • 12pm, 2.30pm, 3pm and 3.30pm: Guided tour of Kranj in Your Hearts (meeting point in front of the Kranjska hiša)
  • 1pm, 1.30pm, 2pm, 2.30pm and 3pm: Guided tour of the Tunnels beneath the historic centre of Kranj (meeting point in front of the Kranjska hiša)

 

GORENJSKA MUSEUM (PUBLIC GUIDED TOURS)

  • 10am: Guided tour through the permanent exhibition Beautiful Gorenjska, Khislstein Castle (Monika Rogelj, M.Sc.)
  • 10.30am: Literary lecture on Dr. France Prešeren (Dr. Marijan Dović, SAZU)
  • 11am: Guided tour through the permanent exhibition Iron Thread; Town Hall (Ddr. Verena Vidrih Perko)
  • 12am: Guided tour through the temporary exhibit A little barrel in my hand any my lover back home – the year of 1917 at the Isonzo front and in the hills of Gorenjska; Khislstein Castle (Barbara Kalan, M.Sc.)
  • 1pm: Guided discovering of grandmother’s trunk; permanent exhibition of folk art in the Gorenjska region; Town Hall (Tatjana Dolžan Eržen, M.Sc.)
    1pm: Guided tour through the temporary exhibit In the Shine of the Metal Armour; Khislstein Castle (Dr. Veronika Pflaum)
  • 2pm: Guided tour through the permanent exhibition by Lojze Dolinar, Town Hall (Ddr. Damir Globočnik)
  • 3pm: Guided tour through the temporary exhibit En ten Tentera, Town Hall (Tatjana Dolžan Eržen, M.Sc.)
  • 4pm: Guided tour through the temporary exhibit The Torn Threads of Life – Weaving of Memory; Town Hall (Dr. Jože Dežman)
  • 4pm: Guided tour through the permanent exhibition of Dr. France Prešeren – his life and work; Prešeren House (Gašper Peternel)
  • 10am – 4pm: Children’s workshop: Our grandmothers had simple human figures made of cardboard that the dresses in various pieces of textile.

 

LAYERJEVA HOUSE

  • 10am: Layer’s printing workshop – screen prints on your clothing
  • 11am: Exhibition at the Mergentaler street gallery opposite of the Layer House: Ciril Horjak: Luther-Trubar
  • 12am: Iskanja, anthology of young poetry in the Gorenjska – Collection of 99 poems by 37 young poets in the region and an exhibition of graphics by Lina Steiner.
  • 1pm: The Castle is Burningi! Concert: Trio Brina Vogelnik, Matija Solce and Barja Drnovšek

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