Slovenia is preparing for the first celebration of World Bee Day with great enthusiasm. The preparations involve numerous organisers of events which will take place around 20 May at the national and international level.
Žirovnica Institute for Tourism and Culture kindly invites you to join the First World Bee Day celebrations and a gathering of Slovenian beekeepers in Breznica, Žirovnica, on 20th May.
The celebration under the patronage of Borut Pahor, President of the Republic of Slovenia, will officially start at 12:00 at Žirovnica Equestrian Club between the villages Breznica and Vrba (location: 46 23.413 N 14 9.269 E). The event is open to beekeepers, experts, media and general public.
The programme of accompanying activities will start at 9:00.
Bees are buzzing also in the gardes of Žirovnica’s cultural monuments. You can give them a visit at Prešeren’s birth house in Vrba and Finžgar’s birth house in Doslovče. The museums will be open on 20th May between 10.00 and 17.00.
Institute for Tourism and Culture Žirovnica
t +386 (0)4 580 1503