New Year’s eve in Dubrovnik: Hello 2017!

New Year’s eve in Dubrovnik: Hello 2017!

Ok, 2016. is almost over! Thank God! But if you decided to spend New Year's in Dubrovnik you will surely have a good time. Programme starts today, December 30 and will continue until the night of Sunday, January 1st. 

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30.12. Friday

8 pm in front of the Church of St. Blaise
Concert: Petar Graso and Opca Opasnost

31.12. Saturday

10:30 am
Concert: Vocal group Ragusa

11:55 am in front of the Church of St. Blaise
Traditional carols and greeting the mayor Andro Vlahusic
Folklore ensemble Lindo, Libertas Choir, Dubrovnik Brass Band
Cocktail in front of the City Cafe

Children's New Year's Eve - Dance Studio Lazareti and Jole

6 pm – 1 am
Dubrovnik rock New Year's Eve in Lapad Bay

9:30 pm 
New Year programme – Doris Dragovic, Jole, DJ Kameny

1.1. Sunday

New Year's concert with oysters and champagne

Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra

conductor Noam Zur, soprano Valentina Fijacko Kobic and tenor Domagoj Dorotic

2:30 pm


New Year’s Race

8:30 pm

In front of the Church of St. Blaise

The concert of vocal groups at Stradun
Vocal groups Iskon and Cambi

Dubrovnik Winter Festival Big Opening


Festive stands in the Old City of Dubrovnik will have special working time during these days. Those that send food and drinks will work from 9 am on Saturday with no limits during the biggest night of the year. On first of January, they will work from 11 am until midnight.

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On New Year's Eve traffic on urban and suburban routes will be significantly enhanced.
On Saturday, December 31, after 5 pm buses are free on all the local routes and will be regularly charged on January 1 from 6 am. Lines 1A, 4 and 6 will operate with the last departure at 4 am and lines 1B, 3 and 8 will circulate with the last departure at 3:35 am from Pile.

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Within the organization of the New Year Celebration, there will be valid ban on traffic in the area around the historic center of the city in a time of 8 pm December 31 to 5 am on January 1. Prohibition of traffic for cars is valid for the streets: Zagrebacka, Petar Kresimir IV., Frana Supila, behind the City of Dubrovnik and the Branitelja Dubrovnika. For vehicles of public transport, buses travel agencies, emergency vehicles and vehicles with a special permit ban doesn’t count. Parking in the Dubrovnik port will be free from 7 pm on December 31 until 7 am on January 1.

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On the occasion of the third New Year's street race "DuRun10k" in the City of Dubrovnik and the streets Frana Supila, Petar Kresimir IV and on the connecting road beyond the City, from 1:45 pm to 3:45 pm there will be valid prohibition of operation of the vehicles in these streets. There will be temporary traffic regulations so all the drivers should behave in accordance with the set traffic regulation, and have understanding and patience in all aspects of this race requires.

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