Budva – With Budva abrum in the night before yesterday celebrated marking of start of carnival festivities at Budva that will be organized till May 7, in 4. International tourist carnival.
Carnival is organized by NGO “Festaduni”, general sponsors are municipality of Budva and local Tourist organization and manifestation was financed by Ministry of tourism, TOCG and city industry.
Start of carnival was traditionally announced by abrum, stroll of representatives of “Festaduni” mazuretke, and brass orchestra at streets of the old town of Budva, Petrovac, Sveti Stefan and Przno.
Stressing that 50 carnival groups from country and abroad announced arrival, president of “Festaduni” Marija Pjerotic – Peulic said that the program assumes several thematic evenings, numerous entertainment happenings and manifestations that will enrich offer of the town in ante season.
-Large carnival defile starts on May 6, from Adriatic fair and leads to the walls of the old town. Passing along five stages and at the same night from 22 till one after midnight in old town will be organized “Spring night under masks”. Entrance to Old town will be free for masked visitors while those do not have mask we recommend to paint their faces or by mask at entrance of Old town. In entertainment program participate “Montenegro singers” and “Com-Cuba-Com”, and at the square among churches will perform “Perper” and MC Niggor – said Pjerotic – Peulic.
According her word arrival confirmed carnival groups from Austria, Italy, Bulgaria, France, Albania, BiH, Croatia, Macedonia, Slovenia and Serbia and are expected groups from Finland, Malta, Ireland and Rio de Janeiro.
-From Montenegro will participate groups from Kotor, Tivat, Podgorica, Tuzi, Herceg Novi and over ten groups from Budva. We estimate that this year in carnival defile will be even 1800 masked participants – announced Pjerotic – Peulic.
Employees of communal services yesterday hastily decorated he town and Municipality for that festivity gave 50000 EUR.