Interreg-IPA Cross-border Cooperation Programme Hungary-Serbia celebrates the annual European Cooperation Day this September and early October with 15 events, organizedÂ by seven projects being implemented within this Programme.
The Programme’s goal forÂ this year’s celebration is to showcase what the cross-border cooperation between the two neighbouring countries is in effect and to raise awareness about the value the EU investments have for the region.
Within this celebration, the project FOLKcoolTOUR â€“ â€œFolklore and Culture as Touristic Attractions – Hidden Values and Treasuresâ€, will organize the Ajvar Festival, on 8 September 2018 in Deszk, Hungary.
The culinary and multi-art event focuses on the production of a traditional Serbian (and Balkan) dish made out of peppers â€“ ajvar. The Festival also opens doors to all the nations living in the Carpathian Basin to present their own cultural innovations according to their roots and their national cultural identity.
Date: 8 September 2018
Time: 10:00 â€“ event opening at SzabadidÅ‘park, Deszk, Hungary; 16:00 â€“ Folk Festival; 20:00 Light theatre, and the Balkan party afterwards.
Location: SzabadidÅ‘park, Deszk, Hungary (beside the road No 43, towards MakÃ³)
Language: Hungarian and Serbian
OrganizedÂ by the project: FOLKcoolTOUR
The detailed schedule of the 15 participating events is available on the Programmeâ€™s website.
Join the celebration!