The Best Summer Events and Festivals in Slovenia this August

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In Slovenia this August, tourists and locals can look forward to a diverse array of exciting events. These include the International Fair of Agriculture and Food in Gornja Radgona, the Bled Strategic Forum in Bled, cultural festivals in Kamnik and Ptuj, the Mladi Levi International Festival in Ljubljana, and more. With such a vibrant range of events, August promises to be a memorable and enriching time for visitors exploring the country.

41. Festival Radovljica 2023

  • Date: 5 – 22 August 2023
  • Location: Radovljica
  • Description: A summer festival that celebrates the local culture and heritage of the town of Radovljica, with events such as concerts, exhibitions, and traditional food tastings.

Kamfest – Summer Culture Festival 2023

  • Date: 4 – 12 August 2023
  • Location: Kamnik
  • Description: A summer festival that features a diverse range of cultural events, including music concerts, theater performances, and art exhibitions, held in the town of Kamnik, Slovenia.

Jazz Kamp 2023

  • Date: 17 – 27 August 2023
  • Location: Kranj
  • Description: An annual music camp that offers workshops and masterclasses in jazz music for musicians of all levels, culminating in a series of concerts and performances.

27th Days of Poetry and Wine 2023

  • Date: 21 – 26 August 2023
  • Location: Ptuj
  • Description: A cultural event that combines poetry readings, literary discussions, and wine tastings in the picturesque town of Ptuj, Slovenia.

Mladi Levi International Festival 2023

  • Date: 18 – 26 August 2023
  • Location: Ljubljana
  • Description: A cutting-edge theater and performance festival that showcases innovative and experimental works by emerging artists from around the world.

35. Imago Sloveniae – Nights in Ljubljana Old Town

  • Date: 25 August – 2 September 2023
  • Location: Ljubljana
  • Description: A series of cultural events held in the historic Old Town of Ljubljana, featuring performances by renowned musicians, dancers, and theater groups.

Bled Strategic Forum 2023

  • Date: 28 – 29 August 2023
  • Location: Bled
  • Description: A high-level international conference that brings together political leaders, business executives, and experts to discuss global political, economic, and security issues.

Seviqc Brežice 2023

  • Date: 12 – 25 August 2023
  • Location: Different venues
  • Description: A music festival that celebrates early music and historical performance practices, with concerts and recitals by leading musicians and ensembles in the field.


  • Date: 26 – 31 August 2023
  • Location: Gornja Radgona
  • Description: An annual international trade fair showcasing the latest products and technologies in the agriculture and food industry, with exhibitions and demonstrations by leading manufacturers and suppliers.

Zmaj ‘ma mlade« Festival 2023

  • Date: 29 August – 7 September 2023
  • Location: Postojna
  • Description: A youth-oriented festival that offers a range of activities and events, such as concerts, sports tournaments, and workshops, aimed at promoting creativity and self-expression among young people in Slovenia.