Days of Abundance under the Sitno

Location: Banskobystrický kraj, okres Banská Štiavnica, Prenčov

GPS: N48°21'30'' E18°55'27''

Venue: Prenčov

Date: 8/11/2018

Event type: folklore event, gastronomic event, market, event for children, dance event, event for youth, music event, TIP, workshop

Every year, the picturesque village of Prenčov in Banská Štiavnica vincinity welcomes visitors under the iconic peak of Sitno in the historical subregion of Podsitniansko. If you want to experience a unique atmosphere of Štiavnica's countryside, this event is the right choice for you.

Folklore festival celebrating the abundance will welcome you with its great family-like atmosphere. You will be able to enjoy outstanding folklore music and see traditional craftsmen at work showing their artistry in pottery, weaving, bobbin lace work, jewel-making or woodcrafting.

You can taste special traditional meals, so prepare your taste buds for home-made bread baked in stone oven, regional flat bread with or without various fillings or garlic, yeast cakes, crackling scones, salty potato pancakes, jam buns, small potato dumplings or pasta-like meal of flour called párance. You can also try venison goulash soup, home-made grilled sausages, roasted pork or traditional tasty home-made fruit brandy. Are you ready now to make a trip?

Annually, Days of Abundance under the majestic Sitno take place in summer and connect several villages in the microregion of Southern Sitno. The Prenčov turn is the second Saturday of August. During the festival, each village organises various activities based on presentation of traditional cultural elements, mainly related to family or calendar riruals, traditional occupations and crafts or agriculture, all in full harmony with local environment. Themes may vary from year to year.

This event is financially supported by Ministry of Transport and Construction of the Slovak Republic

Web: Banská Štiavnica Region Tourist Board

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