If anyone could say their bored this is the weekend they might be stuck under a rock. There is plenty to do in Osijek and it all starts Friday. With many activities, sights and sounds it brings the city to life this weekend for the Citizens of Osijek and visitors a chance to have fun. Osijek has gone all out this year to make it exciting for everyone with plenty to see and do. With Osijek making an unusually large Easter Nest and more…
Easter Fair in Osijek
It was the perfect day to be out enjoying Good Friday in downtown Osijek. The city was full bright colours of Easter this Good Friday. Today was the first day of the Easter Fair in Sakuntala Park this early morning. The Easter fair features local Products, handmade crafts, wine, and craft beer. Local restaurants took part with some of their well-known dishes from the area, and don’t forget to leave some room for desserts. The fair runs today and tomorrow in Sakuntala Park next to the cinema close-by.
Osijek is making one of the largest Easter Nest in the world.
If you were out in Downtown Osijek today strolling through Trg Ante Starčevića you may be wondering why there were so many large bails of Straw sitting in the square. It grabbed many passerby with many people talking about it. . The straw is being used as part of the big event happening today and tomorrow as Osijek will build the largest Easter Nest in the world. Many hours will be spent as students from the School of Applied Arts will be will be laying the straw out to make a nest. Numerous people from the community will also be volunteering to help out. Last year the nest was big this year it will be even bigger. Maybe this year it might beat the records and be entered into the Guinness book, recognized as a world record breaker for Largest Easter Nest.
Easter Tram in Osijek
If you have not had a chance to ride the Easter Tram now is your final weekend as it will be making its rounds on the tracks through Osijek. This is a great way for families and visitors to see Osijek as the ride is 45 minutes and takes you through Osijek. Children will have a treat as they get to meet the Easter Bunny on the Tram as well receive small chocolate Easter egg surprise.
The schedule for tomorrow will be fun filled day as the final decorations are put onto the Easter Nest. Shortly after will be the arrival of MK Osijek on motor cycles with the Easter Bunny. There will be activities throughout the day with some creative workshops and an Easter egg competition. Dancing and more. There is lots happening in Osijek that will be sure to make it a fun filled weekend.