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The Fjera of Rab

 

25 July 2014 - 27 July 2014


Basic information

Basic information

The holidays of the St. Jacob, St. Ana and St. Christopher take Rab way back to its medieval past. Competitions in the ancient games of chivalry are presented through the magnificent Rab Crossbow Tournament where knights compete and fight for the award, traditionally presented by the Prince Elect of Rab. The atmosphere is enhanced by musicians and flag bearers, while all the participants dressed in medieval costumes are free to join the great procession through the streets. The Rab Fjera revives the memory of what the town used to be like in the times when it was celebrating its freedom and its independent municipality.  
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Srednjovjekovni ljetni festival - Razvojni plan turizma Grada Raba daje veliku važnost kulturno povijesnoj baštini Raba, a Rabska fjera kao kulturna manifestacija u svojoj biti veliča cjelokupnu kulturno povijesnu baštinu. Glavni ciljevi održavanja „Rabske fjere“ su: promicanje rapskog turizma uopće, u svim njegovim oblicima i vidovima, a naročito promocija originalnog rapskog turističkog proizvoda i Raba kao nezaobilaznog turističkog odredišta. Fjeru čini 700 kostimiranih sudionika. U tri dana Fjeru posjeti oko 30000 posjetitelja, domaćih i stranih turista. Značaj, učinak i smisao Fjere: „…. Fjera je, naprotiv, upravo dostojanstvena svečanost, kao što je bila inaugurirana prije šest i pol stoljeća. I nije isprazna sjajna parada, nego doista izraz želje da se , makar i samo intuicijom, prodre u tminu prošlih vjekova gdje su još prepoznatljive sjene naših predaka; da se sagledaju vlastiti korijeni, da se potvrdi i učvrsti svoj identitet. Da se ispremreženi i oslobođeni, sputani sofisticiranim suvremenim tehnologijama, podsjetimo na ljepotu rada ruku i vještinu prstiju, na žuljeve umjesto rukavica, na sudbinsku povezanost sa prirodom, sa zemljom i morem; na duhovno i materijalno stvaralaštvo naših starih, njihovu inokosnu kreativnost, koju vrijeme ekipnog rada, tekućih vrpca i strojne konfekcije pomalo zaboravlja.“ Rabska fjera, dobila je nagradu za kulturno događanje u akciji „Doživi Hrvatsku - Experience Croatia“ – dodjela oznake kvalitete u kulturnom turizmu. Priznanje je dobila 20. listopada 2011. na Danima hrvatskog turizma u Šibeniku, hotelskom naselju Solaris.  
 
 
 
Tourist board:

Rab

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  • Trg Municipium Arba 8
  • 51280 Rab

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Tourist Information Center (TIC):

Rab

Address

  • Trg Municipium Arba 8
  • 51280 Rab

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