A traditional festival of chestnuts, harvested at this time of year from all around this region. This family-friendly event manages to attract a remarkable 40, 000 people nover its duration with people of all ages tucking into roasted chestnuts. There's a tourist train ride, trips down the river and trails through the trees, a music programme and an exhibition too.
Some think that summertime is the only period of the year in which Croatia is worth visiting. Food and drink connoisseurs know that not to be the case. Croatia's gastronomy scene happens all year round, and some of its highlights surely occur in autumn, during and immediately after the harvesting season, and in winter, which boasts its own, special menus and also the extended, food and drink-rich festival of Advent. Here we select just some of the many food and drink events you can visit all over Croatia during the autumn and winter.