Dance Evenings to be held in Zagreb’s Zrinjevac Park on 9-25 Aug

ZAGREB, Aug 9 – Seventeen concerts and screenings of films are included in the programme of the 9-25 August summer festival called Dance Evenings in Zrinjevac, a park in the downtown Zagreb.

The organisers of the event said that the festival would be ushered in with a concert of Robert Marekovic & The Swingers.

“From the 50s to the 70s of the last century, a favourite pastime of Zagreb citizens was dancing. Generations of young people have grown up while following world trends and dancing to the rhythms of the most popular rock, jazz and swing hits. Today, Dance Evenings in Zrinjevac revive the spirit of those old Zagreb’s dances,” the Zagreb office of the Croatian Tourist Board said on its web site.

The concerts and the screening of films take place at Zrinjevac Music Pavilion from 8.00 pm – 11.00 pm every during the festival.

(Source: Hina/ Zagrebački vremeplov)