April 19, 2019 - The new music event, notable not only for this part of the Montenegrin coast and Montenegro but also for the region - the Budva Beer Fest will be held from 14 to 16 June at the FC Mogren Stadium, the organizers said at a press conference, held yesterday, 18 April, in Budva.
"Budva's projects are trying to be competitive in the field of organizing economic events, as well as entertaining tourism, which today makes a significant part of the regional tourism market. Budva Beer Fest will gather people of all generations from the country and the region, quality performers of pop and rock music, some of which are world renowned names. This festival should mark the beginning of an interesting part of the tourist season," said Marko Bato Carević, president of the Budva Municipality.
"Last year around 900,000 tourists visited Budva, and every new event like this is an opportunity to promote our country, our city and attract even more tourists. Budva Beer Fest is a tourist-economic event that makes us step up with Europe, which will complete the content of our tourist offer. We expect to attract guests from the region and Europe, which will make Budva a starting point for a new Montenegrin experience. We believe that many thanks to this festival will come to Montenegro for the first time and we will try to be good hosts and organizers, to bring only beautiful impressions from our town," said Maja Liješević, director of the Budva Tourist Organization.
According to the organizers, it is expected that during the three days of the festival, the Stadium of the Football Club of Mogen will welcome some 60,000 people, who will enjoy the performances of "Plavi Orkestar", "Riblja čorba", "Zabranjeno Pušenje", "Psihomodo Pop", "Who See","Brkovi","Tropico bend","YU Grupa","Orthodox Celts."
This year's exhibitors at the Budva Beer Fest will be Carlsberg, Trebjesa, and Heineken, who will have their special positions, arranged in the way of the concept of these events demands.
The conference was attended by the highest representatives of the Budva Municipality and Budva Tourist Organization, in front of the festival organizer Ivan Maslov and one of the stars who will perform at the first Budva beer festival, Sejo Sexon, the frontman group "Zabranjeno Pušenje," as well as representatives of the beer industry.