Summer in Zemun 2017

Cultural manifestation will be held this year at three locations in Zemun - Gardos Tower, Lido and the Danube Quay, and visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy a rich artistic programme

Thursday 6th of July 2017

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Tourist center Zemun organizes Summer in Zemun 2017 that takes place from 7th July to 3rd September at the most attractive locations in Zemun. A quality and diverse art programme prepared for this year's edition of the famous manifestation is intended for generations of all ages, mostly for the youngest. A programme dedicated to children and youth, organized through a large number of workshops, aims to introduce the young generation to culture, language, customs and tradition.

Summer in Zemun 2017 starts on 7th July at 21:00 with a play "Ko je ovde idiot" (Who is the idiot here) performed by Milan Kalinic and Srdjan Ivanovic. Sunday and Monday (July 9th and 10th) will mark children's fairy tales and performances "Princ zaba" (Prince Frog), "Carobni pasuljko" (Magical Bean), "Velika pljacka dvora" (Great Robbery of the Court) and "Nasa deca" (Our Children). Entry for children is free, while the adults pay 100 dinars for admission. The festival programme will be shown every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday. At the weekend, this manifestation gathers more than 10.000 visitors, and organizers expect even larger number of visitors this year.

The open-air theater will be presented to the audience in numerous theater genres, from cabaret and monodrama to comedy.

The music programme will certainly mark the spectacle scheduled for 12th August when the band Garavi sokak will perform in Zemun.

Tourist Center of the municipality Zemun tries every year to organize Summer in Zemun as quality as possible and to provide the richest programme to the audience. Aware of tourist capacity of the river Danube, organizers try to make every season on the river better and more beautiful than the last one. In addition to the traditional installation of the pontoon bridge, electricity and water, this year's edition of Summer an Lido brings a large number of activities. Sports and recreational, cultural and gastronomic contents are a programme intended for both local and foreign visitors. Summer at Lido will organize creative workshops for the youngest, gastronomic hedonists will have the opportunity to taste the famous fish soup, military beans and goulash while volleyball and football at the beach will be entertainment for the athletes during the long, sunny days in Belgrade.

Summer in Zemun 2017, in addition to an attractive and content programme, aims to promote tourism, cultural, catering and gastronomic potential as well as the natural beauty of Zemun. As the construction of an international passenger port in Zemun is becoming increasingly certain, a joint strategic plan has been created by the municipality, the city and the state, for the improvement and development of Zemun, with the aim of attracting as many tourists as possible. In accordance with the announced plan, a complete reconstruction of Magistarski trg (square) and Gospodska Street is expected. The Zemun Municipality will pay special attention to facade decoration and renovation of the Gardos tower.