After several delays, the 23rd Festival of Wine and Ukljeva fish will be held this weekend in Virpazar. The festival program will open on Saturday, March 22nd at 11 a.m. with the folklore performances of KUD "Jedinstvo”, chorus "Via profesori" and band "Zana", and at 2.30 p.m. awards will be given for the best songs about wine. The award-winning authors are Slobodan Vucinic from Podgorica, Sonja Milatovic from Niksic and Zarko Marovic from Virpazar. The decision was made by a jury consisting of Goran Radoicic, a literary critic, and members Rajko Jolicic, a poet and humorist, and Dragisa Simovic, an actor.
Then, on Saturday, they are followed by a concert of Dino Beharovic and "D band" and kayak regatta.
On Sunday, from 11 am, the folklore from Bar FA "Rumija" and KUD "St. Jovan Vladimir", Nina Strugar and "Crvena jabuka" will perform. At 2.30 p.m. awards for the best wines will be given, and the festival closes with the concert by Gula and Katapult.
The organizers of this popular event are MZ Crmnica, Association of winemakers "Crmnicki vranac", NGO "Days of Lake Skadar", with the support of Bar Municipality and TO Bar.
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Text by Radomir Petric, on March 19th, 2019, read more at Vijesti