“Pečenjijada”, Roasted pork and lamb festival in Stopanja
Stopanja village near Trstenik, with the most pork roasters (place where pork is roasted) per capita, deservedly took the title as the roasted pork and lamb Capital.
Festival celebrating roasted pork – the second manifestation “ROASTED PORK AND LAMB FESTIVAL IN STOPANJA” will be held from 7th until 9th, September. Beside food, the visitors can expect a rich cultural-artistic program: Jelena Tomasevic, Mira Skoric, Kvadro Band, trumpet players with Bojan Krstic as a lead player, Atomsko Skloniste, local rock bands, various cultural-artistic societies and many others. On Saturday, 8th of September in morning hours, “Zikina Sarenica” will be live on TV directly from Stopanja.
“Roasted pork and Lamb Festival in Stopanja”-SCHEDULE:
07.08.2018 – Friday
19:00 – Manifestation opening ceremony
Speech from the Mayor and the Ministry representatives
Cultural-artistic program, national folk ensembles, singing groups and solo singers
20:30 Trumpet players – Bojan Krstic
21:45 Folk music concert – Qvadro band
23:00 Folk music concert – Mira Škoric
08.09.2018 – Saturday
8:30 – 11:30 “Žikina Šarenica” Live from Stopanja
19:00 Cultural-artistic program with guests from foreign countries
21:00 Pop music concert – Stefan Vasić
22:30 Pop music concert – Bojan Marović
09.09.2018 – Sunday
19:30 Rock concerts – Lokomotion band
21:00 Rock concert – “Gama zrak”
23:00 Rock concerts – Atomsko Sklonište
During the “Roasted Pork and Lamb Festival” (“Pečenjijada”) nearly 20.000 visitors rushed to Stopanja to enjoy the smells and taste of the fresh and hot roasted pork and lamb.
Welcome to Stopanja, the capital of roasted pork!