Back in the 19th century, Tomićeva Street used to be a vineyard. We are quite certain that the good Spirits of wine, hapiness and laughter still live there. We'll wake them up together on Saturday, 9th of July. Party begins when Grič Cannon marks high noon!
Sparkles&Pizza, Saturday / 09.07. 12:00, 120HRK
Mention of letters „S“ and „P“ may bring up some kinky ideas, but we are quite aware that you never could have guessed the #foodporn combination we have prepared for you. Njummy restaurant is where you need to be if you are hungry and curious. A non-orthodox five-course wine and food matching workshop combining pizza and sparkling wine is a must-try for every wine enthusiast. Also, this is an opportunity to meet two great Croatian winemakers – Drago Kurtalj & Josip Barundić.
Tickets are available via Entrio system at price of 120HRK.
Bubbly Hour feat. Pink Pen, Saturday / 09.07. 12:00, free entrance
In case you feel like chillin' out and relaxing, come to Basement Wine Bar. Here you can enjoy our sparkling happy hour. Also, we have a surprise for you: Ivana Grabar, author of a Pink Pen book will be there with us. We'll talk about love, life and men, feeding our souls with some good literature and our bodies with pink sparkling wine :) All the ladies (as well as their stronger-halves who are brave enough to join) are welcomed by a glass of pink sparkling wine free of charge.
Wine in the Art Park, Saturday / 09.07. 13:30 free entrance
When city concrete becomes too hot, it is time to relax in a shade. Until recently, a hidden park located between Stross and Ilica street, was devastated. Boys and girls from PimpMyPump association worked very hard on it's renovation, and now it looks absolutely great. We thought – hey, this deserves some celebrating! So we prepared Njummy picnic bags with some tasty stuff+Poy sparkling wine – alltogether for a symbolic price of 80HRK. Birds on the trees will be singing together with two talented guys called Vee Jay Acoustic. The youngsters can join the free workshop „French for the Little Gourmands“ powered by Le petit theatre foreign language project. In addition, Mali plac organic fair will be hanging out with us in the park. You only need to bring the blanket.
Sparkle&Shine blind tasting, Saturday / 09.07. 15:00, 80HRK
At 15hrs it is time for some serious wine tasting „With our eyes closed“ we will play with sparkles – in pairs. In your glasses you will find six croatian sparkling wines with different styles, production types, wine sortiments and sugar leftover. Since we are playing a fair game, the sparkling wines will first present themselves anonymously. After we discover all their charms – through sight, smell and taste – the John Does true identity will be disclosed. The workshop will be moderated by sommelier Nina Levičnik.
Tickets are available via Entrio system at price of 80HRK.
Open-air Wine Festival, Saturday / 09.07. 18:00,70/120HRK
Central event in Tomićeva street is a „date“ with Plešivica winemakers (and, of course, their wines). More than 15 exhibitors will present their best work. Besides that, they have quite a task – to win-over your heart! We will enjoy an acoustic background of a live duo, and a few more surprises (no, we're not tellin'). Hurry up and get your ticket online – it is more affordable that way. Once you get it, you can enjoy unlimited wine tasting and hang-out with Croatian winemakers up untill 22:00hrs.
Tickets are available via Entrio system at price of 70HRK (single) and 120HRK (double).
Griffin Glitter&Gold Party, Saturday / 09.07. 22:00, free entrance
The King is throwing a party. We're not kidding – Krešimir Ivančić, a young winemaker from Plešivica is by many called a king of Croatian sparkling wines. From 22-02hrs at Basement wine bar, you will have the opportunity to try some of his best sparkling creations. Amongs the other – Griffin Dark Side – black sparkling wine, one of a kind in the entire world. Dress up nicely (we hear the King likes glitter and gold J) and you are ready for the audience. Life CAN be a fairytale!