The 6th Pula Carnival 2020 will be held on Saturday, February 8 and just like every year, it consists of three parts. The Handover of the City Key to the Master of Carnival takes place at the City Hall, Thursday, January 17 at 4.30 pm. After that, at 5.30 pm, the “Pust”- traditional culprit for all the last year’s troubles, is then hoisted near the traffic lights at Veli Vrh. The traditional burning of the “Pust” takes place on Tuesday, February 25, at 7 pm.
On February 8, the Carnival Parade leaves Karolina at 11 am, led by Pula’s majorettes and Pula’s Wind Orchestra. The Carnival Parade passes through the entire city center, and just like every year, the presentation of carnival groups takes place in front of the Arena and at Portarata Square. During the Carnival Parade, from 11 am to 1 pm, there will be temporary traffic restrictions in the center of Pula, in the area Karolina-Riva waterfront-Arena-Portarata.
Lunch will be provided for all participants in the tent at Karolina, followed by entertainment program with “Point Band” from Rijeka and DJ Teddy Lee.
In case of bad weather or rain, the entire event may be moved to the following day, Sunday, February 9. From January 16 to mid March the exhibition “1st Pula Carnival” will be set up at the Tourism Office Pula.
Organizers of the 6th Pula Carnival are the City of Pula, Tourism Office Pula, Association for the preservation of local dialect and carnivals of the Pula area 2013 and Carnival group Veli Vrh – Valmade.
All those interested are invited to take part in the 6th Pula Carnival 2020. To register, please fill in the registration form (available at the Tourism Office Pula or www.pulainfo.hr) and return it to the Tourism Office Pula, the following e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax 052 492 787.
For registration forms, click HERE.