Kvarner newsletter / no 7

3rd Summer at the Trsat Castle
Three months of a packed musical programmes and stage performances

In the period from the 21st of June to the 13th of September, the Rijeka's beautiful late antiquity Trsat Castle will host the cultural and entertainment event entitled "Summer at the Castle", regarded by many as one of the most varied cultural events in Croatia.

The third edition of the Summer at the Trsat Castle festival will include as many as 40 programmes with various musical and stage performances by musicians and theatre artists from Croatia and abroad. Let us mention some of them: concert of the vocal and instrumental ethnic group from Macedonia on the 22nd of June, the 2nd Meeting of emigrant Klape Singing Groups on the 1st of July, the a cappella concert in the original ambience, performances by a Russian quartet and guitar players from Split and Brazil, etc. Shortly, this will be a very packed programme, whose details are available at the official website www.bascinskiglasi.hr. This event continues to attract many visitors to the Trsat Castle: over the last two seasons, its 67 programmes were viewed by 22,000 visitors.
This year, the Town of Rijeka has prepared one special benefit for visitors of the Summer at the Castle festival: free access to the Internet and e-mail in the area of the Trsat Castle.
The organiser of the festival is the Bašćinski glasi cultural society from Rijeka, and the sponsors are the Town of Rijeka, the Rijeka Tourist Board and the Hypo Alpe Adria Bank.