28. August 2020

Days of Poetry and Wine Officially Opened

Days of Poetry and Wine started with the Evenings Before Days, which were filled with poetry and music. Until tomorrow evening, 29th of August, you will be able to experience private readings, theatrical performances and concerts. Also you will have a chance to attend wine tasting, where will be presented all three Slovenian wineyard regions.

Detailed programme of the festival:

26. August 2020

Play Contest Biblos Poetry

Participate in the Days of Poetry and Wine and Biblos play contest, and with a little luck you can get the new official Biblos Calypso e-reader with two e-books of poetry!

By August 31, 2020, submit a play game cupon to a box at the Days of Poety and Wine main venue Vraz Square in Ptuj and you might get lucky!

23. August 2020

Days of Poetry and Wine on Radio Slovenia

From 24 August to 30 August, Radio Slovenia and Days of Poetry and Wine invite you to listen to the morning and evening broadcast of a lyrical glimpse of festivals's guest poets on the 3rd program. In the Literary Nocturne, we will focus on the Polish poet Krystyna DÄ…browski and the Hindi poet Mohan Rana.

21. August 2020

Pre-registrations for Days of Poetry and Wine 2020 Events Are Open

The number of guests at the events of daily and midnight program is limited and we kindly ask to book your seat in advance by signing up via online forms.

10. August 2020

Let's Spread Some Poetry with Established Slovenian Artists

Before the festival begins, we asked established Slovenian authors to help us spread the reading of poetry. Writer and translator Andrej E. Skubic.

7. August 2020

What is the Taste of Poetry?

We asked the poets of this year's festival Days of Poetry and Wine what the taste of poetry is. Hungarian poet Krisztina Tóth has prepared a recipe for home poetry. 

7. August 2020

Poster Poetry in Ljubljana


In cooperation with network of national cultural institutes of the European Union (EUNIC) and TAM TAM, we have prepared an all-Ljubljana poster poetry campaign. Read the verses of the poets of the Days of Poetry and Wine festival in the original and Slovenian translation.

2. July 2020

Training at the Days of Poetry and Wine 2020

Do you want new experiences? At Beletrina, we offer training in the period from 1 August 2020 to 15 September 2020 to help with the organization of the Days of Poetry and Wine 2020 festival.

1. July 2020

24. Days of Poetry and Wine

August 26 – August 29 2020

21. December 2019

Online Contest for the Best New Year Wish to Europe 2019 is Out!

Days of Poetry and Wine in collaboration with Allianz Kulturstiftung from Berlin are starting a third online contest for best New Year Wish to Europe.