The Fiesta will last until the 25th of February, when a procession will be organized down the main city street, as well as the burning of the carnival – the culprit for all the troubles in the past year.
Kotor – With the rising of carnival flag and carrying out of the performance “Ma che confusion”, last night in Kotor traditional carnival was solemnly opened, which will last until the 25th of February. With the performance, with music and original authentic language of carnivals, they have shown the atmosphere of the preparation of carnival fiestas, starting from the ideas for masks and costumes, up to their realizations.
One part of the performance carnival people have dedicated in their original way to this year’s change of the program of the Kotor carnival, which provoked dissatisfaction of a part of the public, and that is the fact that the big Kotor masked ball on the 24th of February will be held in Becici in hotel “Splendid”.
A participant of the performance appeared in a suite on the stage, escorted with two bodyguards, who presented himself as “A man from Kotor on a temporary work in Becici”, alluding on the co-owner of the hotel “Splendid”, a man from Kotor, Zarko Radulovic.
After that a bang was heard, and the bodyguards “lied down” to protect their boss, which made the audience laugh to tears.
A rich program of carnival fiestas is predicted, and the termination date is 25th of February, when a big carnival procession down the main city street and the burning of the carnival – culprit for all the troubles in the past year will be organized.
Because of the rain, the festivity in stead if being held on the Square of arms was held in the hall of the Cultural center.
The organizer of the manifestation is Kotor’s NGO “Festa” (FIESTA), and the patrons are Ministry of tourism, Municipality and the local Tourist organization. General patron is Promonte.