December in the City

December in the City

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Virovitica

"December in the City" is an event dedicated to December customs which traditionally marks the Advent time in Virovitica. The event begins with lighting of the first Advent candle and Christmas lights as part of „Advent in Pejačević Palace“ program with a capella performance by Music School Jana Vlašimsky choir, and continues with St. Nicholas childern play and division of gifts to the youngest. In addition to numerous exhibitions, concerts and winter sports tournaments, there is a Christmas concert of City Orchestra, St. Cecilija Choir and Rodoljub held each year at the Church od St. Rocco. The manifestation "December in the City" ends with celebration od the Children's New Year's Eve at noon and New Years Eve at midnight with free champagne and magnificent fireworks in the beautiful Pejačević Palace.