Calendar of events

LOPAR,  2021.

FEBRUARY

14 February 2021. – Children’s carnival procession around the town at 8,00 a.m.,

16 February 2021. – Carnival, adults’ carnival procession around the town at 8,00 a.m.

APRIL

04 April 2021. –  Traditional Easter breakfast in front of the Church of St John the Baptist  at 11:00 a.m. and in camping resort ˝San Marino (10:00 a.m.)

10 April 2021. – from 8:00 a.m. Eco action “NEKA ŠKOLJI BUDU BOLJI” (˝MAKING OUR ISLANDS BETTER˝) – cleaning the shore and sea

11 April 2018. – Easter futsal tournament, 10:00 a.m. in front of Lopar school  

22 April 2021. – MTB 4 ISLANDS – cycling race 

25 April 2021. – “KRIŽEVO” – votive procession of parishioners from Lopar to Rab at 06:00 a.m.  

MAY

02 May 2021. –   GEO DAY – presentation of Geopark Rab -departure from Paradise beach at 9,00 a.m.

JUNE

12 June 2021. – RAB ISLAND HERO – cycling race

21 June  – 27 June 2021. – FUTSAL ACADEMY ˝LOPARSKI TIĆI 2021˝

24 June 2021.  – St John the Baptist  “IVANJA”- Day of the Lopar Parish (Lavender day)

                   – “klapa” music festival in front of the Church of St John the Baptist (crkva sv. Ivana Krstitelja) at 08:00 p.m.      

27 June 2021.  – Performance of the ˝San Marino˝ music ensemble on the terrace of the ˝San Marino Sunny Resort” at 09:00 p.m.

29 June – 01 July 2021. – FESTIVAL OF SAND SCULPTURES 2021.

– 01 July 2021. Music concert at the Paradise beach at 9,00 p.m.

JULY

01 July -31 August 2021. – Daily entertainment programme on the beach in front of the San Marino hotel village and campsite, beach Livačina and Mel, evening entertainment on the terrace of the ˝San Marino˝ hotel village

08 July 2021. – Fishermen’s party at 08:00 p.m. with catering and entertainment at Paradise beach

15 July 2021. – PARADISE SAMBA FESTIVAL LOPAR 2021

25 July 2021 – Performance of the ˝San Marino˝ music ensemble on the terrace of the ˝San Marino˝ hotel village at 09:00 p.m.

29 July 2021. – Classical music concert in front of the Church of St John the Baptist – Vito Ivanjek

AUGUST

04 August 2021.  – Fishermen’s party (ribarska fešta) at 08:00 p.m. with catering and entertainment  at Lopar Port

04 and 05 August 2018. – Celebration of Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day (Dan pobjede i domovinske zahvalnosti) – special programme

11 August 2021. – Fishermen’s party (ribarska fešta) at 08:00 p.m. with catering and entertainment at Livačina beach

14 August 2021. – ˝LOPAR NIGHT˝ (˝LOPARSKA NOĆ˝) – presentation of the old customs and crafts of Lopar at 07:00 p.m. at Lopar Port

15 August 2021. – ASSUMPTION OF MARY – holy masses in the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary (crkva Bl. Djevice Marije)  

22 August 2021. – Performance of the ˝San Marino˝ music ensemble on the terrace of the ˝San Marino˝ hotel village at 09:00 p.m.

28 august 2021. from 04:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. at Lopar port ˝LOPAR EKO-ETNOFEST˝ (gastro, eco and ethno event).

SEPTEMBER

04 September – 05 September – Futsal tournament MALA GOSPA LOPAR 2021

041 September 2021. Moto meeting MC RAB

08 September 2021. –  NATIVITY OF MARY – pilgrimage to the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary (crkva Bl. Djevice Marije), masses, folk party in the tent, entertainment programme, a rich offer of food and drink, wide retail offer…

18 September 2021 – RAB ISLAND TRAIL

DECEMBER

06 December 2021. – Pilgrimage and holy mass in the chapel of St Nicholas (crkvica Sv. Nikole) on Cape Sorinj at 09:00 a.m.

17 December 2021. – Christmas fair-special programme and presentation of Christmas cribs

NOTE: The organiser reserves the right to change the programme 

Featured

Paradise samba festival - Lopar
Our Paradise Beach has a compelling resemblance to famous Brazilian Copacabana, so what better place to choose for the home of a Festival of Samba?
Festival of sand sculptures
Every June the Paradise Beach, becomes an open-air atelier for young artists who are building original sand sculptures during our Festival of Sand Sculptures
MTB 4 Islands
MITAS 4 islands is a thrilling mountain bike race over 4 islands of Kvarner Bay. A race where islands are stages, goat paths are trails and the sea plays hide and seek!

Geopark Lopar

The Lopar Geomorphologic Garden, part of the Rab Island Geopark, with a total of 50 marked geological points, is rich in geologically interesting features and rare flora

Rab island Trail

Rab Island Trail is one of the most popular racetracks in the Croatian Trekking League, which has been held since 2007. Participants participate in 3 categories for men and 3 for women.

Birth of Little Mary

The celebration begins early in the morning (September 8), when pilgrims accompanied by numerous tourists gather around the Church of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and services are held at 10:00, 15:00 and 17:00.

Mesopust in Lopar

(The Masquerades of Lopar) are the pride of the village since their tradition is over 150 years old. Lopar is the only village in the island of Rab that has preserved and nurtured the carnival tradition, with authentic masquerade and rituals.

Sand Sculpture Festival

Paradise Beach is becoming a surreal world of breathtaking sand sculptures! Participate in our sand sculpture festival and enjoy the art of making sand sculptures!

Activities

For all those who want to spend their sunny vacation actively, indulge in the adventurous and sporting spirit and relax on the island of Rab.
We offer a number of modern sports fields, including tennis courts and an indoor soccer field with artificial grass.

Lopar offers daily half-day boat trips with a glass bottom in the waters of Lopar and Goli Otok and Grgur.

Special features of Lopar

Sand paradise

Rich culture and history

An oasis of natural beauty

LOPAR otok Rab