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5. September 2021

Share a Light

Share a Light, a virtual interactive poetry map, is redrawing the geography of human creativity while building a renewed world without borders and limitations. With a desire for a better future, and light as a symbol of hope, in Share a Light poets are building a collective illumination, connecting a community across the globe. Don't be shy, give it a try and lets get something started together: https://sharealight.eu/


31. August 2021

European Poetry in the Breeze: Translated by Young Slovenian Poets

On the occasion of the anniversary of the Days of Poetry and Wine festival, many renowned poets were invited to Slovenia, including poets who are also organisers of poetry festivals across Europe. In order to connect them with local poets, while encouraging dialogue between youth and experience, we have launched a translation project, the result of which is an e-book titled Evropska poezija na prepihu (European Poetry in the Breeze).


15. August 2021

Notice to visitors of Days of Poetry and Wine festival 2021

In order to ensure the safety of audiences and performers, the Days of Poetry and Wine festival 2021 will be held in accordance with the provisions of the Ordinance on the temporary limitation or prohibition of public gatherings in the Republic of Slovenia.


13. August 2021

Famous faces remember: Magnifico at the Days of Poetry and Wine

We asked Magnifico to recall some special moments from the Days of Poetry and Wine, at which he performed in 2016. This is how he summed up his impressions.


10. August 2021

The outstanding music programme

The Slovene Youth Orchestra is returning to Ptuj, setting new milestones with new musical guests. This year, the orchestra is entering new musical waters together with the Katalena ensemble. On the main stage we will also listen to Monika Laktos, the group Hauptman and the duo Silence.


2. July 2021

25th Edition of Days of Poetry and Wine Festival

Days of Poetry and Wine, one of the largest and most recognizable international poetry festivals in this part of Europe, which successfully combines the poetic word and the promotion of the highest quality Slovenian wines, is celebrating its 25 years. 35 poets from 20 countries will perform between 24th and 28th August in Ptuj, Ljubljana, Murska Sobota, Krško, Vitomarci, Juršinci, Ljutomer, Križevci, Ormož, Bele, Izola, Petanjci, Selca, Varaždin in Croatia and Potrna in Austria