blu european festival


Five senses, one Sea
15 - 22 february 2021

Montenegro edition

BLU EUROPEAN FESTIVAL


15 - 21 february 2021

February 15, 2021
10:00
PRESS CONFERENCE
c/o Dvorana park Herceg Novi
offline
11:00
BLU MEMORIES PHOTO EXHIBITION OPENING
c/o Dvorana park Herceg Novi
offline
Duration : 7 days
11:00
WORKSHOP Planting a mimosa
At several locations around Herceg Novi
offline
Participants will learn how to plant a tree, what the tree needs to grow. Through this activity, we want to achieve interaction and influence on the importance of nature conservation.

Herceg Fest
February 16, 2021
13:00
MUSIC SHOW Broadcasting the video of a folklore ensemble, dances and songs from Montenegro.

online
In the beautiful landscape of the Montenegrin coast, boys and girls perform traditional Montenegrin games.

Folklor Ensamble Boka
February 17, 2021
13:00
FISH TOUR EXPERIENCE Underwater world of Montenegro

online
Video broadcasting on BLU social network channels. The purpose of broadcasting the videos is to influence the people, how important it is to preserve the underwater world and minimize the negative impact of humans.

DC Marina Herceg Novi, Dragan Gacevic
February 18, 2021
13:00
MUSIC SHOW FOR KIDS AND ADULTS Presentation of Montenegrin dances and songs

online
Presentation of how children learn to dance traditional dances from Montenegro. Broadcasting the video of a folklore ensemble, dances and songs from Montenegro.
February 19, 2021
13:00
HANDICRAFT WORKSHOP Demonstration of preparing candied fruit in the traditional way

online
Workshop - preparation of domestic product typical for the coastal climate (candied fruit). The video with demonstration will be broadcast on the website)

NGO Hercegnovska Kredenca
February 20, 2021
09:00 - 16:00
FISH TOUR EXPERIENCE Boat Fishing and rod competition.

offline
Activity one: Fishing from a boat
Activity two : Fishing from the shore

A competition in which the best and most experienced win.
Sea Angling Sport Association - https://ssrm-cg.com/

Municipality - https://www.hercegnovi.me/sr/

Location: Baosici
13:00
FISH COOKING CLASS Preparation of sea food specialties; recording and broadcasting.

online
Cooking class participants have 48 hours to submit photos with the prepared dish learned during the cooking class. The emphasis of this activity is on interaction during the online festival. Cooking class winners receive dinner for two.(festival activity number 2 called "Local fish product tasting")

Gastro Team Herceg Novi - https://www.instagram.com/gastroteamhn/
19:00
FISH COOKING CONTEST Fresh seafood preparation.

online
Cooking class participants who have won the competition for the best prepared dish, receive an award, that is dinner for two in a restaurant or hotel.

[ONLINE EVENT: The link to follow the streaming will be published here on the day and time of the event]
February 21, 2021
12:00
CLOSING CERIMONY Online closing cerimony

online
A conference of fishing associations, individuals who love fishing, fishing teams and societies discussing the topic of fishing and possible future cooperation. At the conference ask for their suggestions and ideas regarding the organization of the Blue Festival next year.

[ONLINE EVENT: The link to follow the streaming will be published here on the day and time of the event]

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL


BLU EUROPEAN FESTIVAL aims to develop an innovative transnational thematic tourism product focused on European fishing traditions and related cultural costal communities. A common format for six different European Countries, with the purpose to promote local small and medium-sized enterprises and strength their competitiveness, exploiting synergies between tourism and Cultural industries. The Festival will contribute to diversify and increase the visibility of Europe’s hidden fishing and coastal tourism offer.

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Six countries involved in the project

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An internation photo contest about sea, commmunity, history, culture, communities of fishermans,... all about the sea from 6 countries

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about tourism product focused on European fishing traditions and related cultural costal communities

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