26.6. - 11.7. 2015
CITY FESTIVAL OF MARIBOR
Lent is a happy, lively, colorful city of Maribor,
it is the summer beat of Drava river under the
it is the culture in the middle of the hustle and bustle,
fun and relaxation.
Lent is the biggest Slovenian open air festival and one of the
largest in Europe. It has been attracting half a million visitors
each year at the end of June and at the beginning of July for
more than 20 years. It was named after the area of the
Drava river’s shore – Lent (the German name for harbor).
In the middle ages this area was used as landing zone for rafts,
which sailed loaded with wood from 13th to 20th century.