Advent on Gradina

Advent on Gradina

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Rijeka

Advent on Gradina begins on 1 December with the spectacular lighting of a string of Christmas lights stretching over 17 km in the atmospheric space of Trsat Castle and Nugent park, as well as a holiday programme. Find out why more than 140,000 visitors have witnessed this magical moment in the last two years throughout December until 6 January. At the entrance to Trsat Castle, visitors will enter a Christmas fairy-tale by passing through the biggest and brightest bauble. Inside the walls, you will find the largest crown in Europe and a unique Nativity town, while the Trsat dragons will a pull a carriage. Thousands of Christmas lights will illuminate the ancient walls and provide a full Christmas fairy-tale experience. Outside the castle walls, in Nugent park, there will be something for everyone. The ice skating rink with an unmatched view of the city of Rijeka, meeting Santa Clause in his cave and the kids' New Year's party at noon will delight the children, while adults can enjoy the eventful music and entertainment programme while sipping mulled wine and nibbling on delicacies from one of the numerous Advent booths.