35. IDRIJA LACE FESTIVAL

 

PROGRAMME OF THE 35TH IDRIJA LACE FESTIVAL

 

 Friday, June 17

 

Opening of the Central exhibition Ladies and Lace. Scenes of bourgeois life in Idrija 1860-1918: Exhibition on the 140th Anniversary of the Idrija Lace School.

7 PM, Gewerkenegg Castle

Idrija Municipal Museum, Idrija Lace School, Association of Idrija Lace Lace-makers, Association of Črni Vrh–Godovič Lace-makers and the Marjetica Cerkno Lace-making Association 

Idrija Municipal Museum, Gewerkenegg Castle, Nikolaj Pirnat Exhibit Space, Prelovčeva 9
June 18–December 31, from 9 AM to 6 PM
 

Exhibition schedule during the festival:

June 17, from 7 PM to 9 PM

June 18 and 19: from 9 AM to 6 PM

 

Historical Bonds 

Exhibition of the Luserna Lace School (Trentino – Alto Adige, Italy)
Small Gallery, Gewerkenegg Castel, Prelovčeva 9
June 18–August 31: from 9 AM to 6 PM
 

“Look what I can do!” 2016  

Annual exhibition of laces made by children and young lace-makers at the Idrija Lace School
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
June 18–July 3: from 9 AM to 6 PM
July 4–August 31: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 9 AM to 3 PM, Wednesday from 9 AM to 7 PM 
Closed on Sundays and holidays.
 

A walk through Idrija Lace Techniques

Exhibition of Idrija laces made by students of the adult program of the Idrija Lace School
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
June 18–July 3: from 9 AM to 6 PM
 

The masterpieces of Idrija Lace School students

Exhibition of Idrija laces made by students in the final year at the Idrija Lace School
Sv. Barbara Gallery, below Mestni trg
Idrija Lace School exhibitions opening: Thursday, June 16 at 6 PM
June 18–July 3: from 9 AM to 6 PM
 

Teacher, how is this made? Well, Let Me Show You...  

Exhibition of the Association of Idrija Lace-makers – sections from Idrija, Dol and Ledina – and the Cinober Art Association from Idrija.
Gallery above the Town Library, Ulica sv. Barbare 4-5.
Exhibition opening: Wednesday, June 15 at 6 PM
June 18–July 3: from 9 AM to 6 PM 
 

“Filometrics.1905”

Bobbin laces for bedclothes. Exhibition of the Association of Idrija Lace-makers, Section from Spodnja Idrija.
International Centre of Idrija Lace, Prelovčeva 2
Exhibition opening: Thursday, June 16 at 5 PM
June 18–July 3: from 9 AM to 6 PM
 

“A Touch of Bobbins”

Association of Idrija Lace-makers and students of the Chair of Textile Design, Textile Department of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering in Ljubljana, International Centre of Idrija Lace, Prelovčeva 2.
Exhibition opening: Thursday, June 16 at 5 PM
June 18–July 3: from 9 AM to 6 PM
 

Permanent Exhibition at the Idrija Municipal Museum: A history Written in Thread

Idrija Municipal Museum, Gewerkenegg Castle, Prelovčeva 9
It is open daily from 10:00 to 23:00.
 

Laces in Philately, Numismatics and Elsewhere ...

Idrija Public Library space in the Idrija Underpass Gallery 
June 18–July 30: from 9 AM to 6 PM
 

"Music and wine under the lace sky”
Local meat products and Vipava valley wine tasting. With live music by pianist Maja Tajnšek and Duo U&M.
From 7 PM to 1 AM
Lace Café Idrija, Lapajnetova 53

 

“Wooden Bobbins Still Sing their Song, Just Like Centuries Ago”

Opening ceremony of the 35th Idrija Lace Festival
9.30 PM, Mestni trg
*In case of rain, the ceremony will be moved to the Blue Hall (Modra dvorana)
 

 Saturday, June 18

 

Starting the Day with Idrija Tape – Presentation of a Manual on Idrija Tape

From 8.30 AM to 9.30 AM
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
 

Lace-Making Workshop for Adults

From 9.30 AM to 13.00 AM
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
Applications accepted until June 15, 2016, or as long as there are free places, via e-mail to info@cipkarskasola.si or phone +3865 37 34 570.
 

Fair of Cottage Industry and Handicraft Products, Bobbin Lace-Making Equipment and Culinary Specialities

From 9 AM to 7 PM on the streets of Idrija
 

Competition in Assembling MEGA Puzzles for Children and Adults

Let’s Make the Longest Lace!

Activities for Children – Semško’s World

From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 
Mini Planica
From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 

Children and Adults Used to Eat with a Spoon

Healthy cooking with Emilija Pavlič
From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 

The Story of a Miner’s House

Idrija Municipal Museum, Association for medicinal plants; Tourism Club of the Spodnja Idrija Elementary School
From 10 AM to 6 PM; St. Barbara play at 4 PM
Idrija miner’s house, Bazoviška 4
 

Lace in the Hair

With hairdresser Katja Pečenko
From 10 AM to 12 AM and from 2 PM to 6 PM in the park below Mestni trg
 

Let’s Find Perkmandlc’ Treasure

Interactive programme for families
From 11 AM to 2 PM, Antonijev rov
 

Lace Screen Printing Workshop for Children and Adults

From 11 AM to 12 AM and from 6 PM to 7 PM, Mestni trg
 

Presentation of the Exhibition Historical Ties – Exhibition of the Luserna Lace School (Trentino – Alto Adige, Italy)

12.30 AM, courtyard of the Gewerkenegg Castle
  

Traditional Municipal Apiary

Guided tour and workshop for children with Geopark Idrija
From 3 PM to 4 PM, Municipal Apiary
 

MandaLACE Workshop for Children and Adults

From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg

 

It's time to smile
Funny sketches performed by KUD Planika Vojsko
From 3 to 4 p.m., Trg sv. Ahacija

 

3rd Recreational Running Race “Golden Bobbin” for Children and Adults

From 8 AM to 9.30 AM: registration of runners at Trg Sv. Ahacija
9.30 AM: start of the children’s race, Ulica Sv. Barbare
10 AM: start of the adult’s race, Trg Sv. Ahacija
11.30: Announcement of results, Trg Sv. Ahacija
 

An Apron for my Doll – Workshop for Children

From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 

Lace-Making Showcase of Idrija Lace School Students

From 10.00 AM to 18.00 AM
Idrija Lace School, Prelovčeva 2
 

Lace-Making Showcase of the Association of Idrija Lace-Makers

From 10.00 AM to 18.00 AM
Various locations in Idrija
 

Idrija Žlikrofi in the Square

Demonstration of Idrija žlikrofi preparation, and tasting of žlikrofi from the Jožef Hotel
From 1 PM to 2 PM, Trg Sv. Ahacija
 

Marching Band Competition

From 4.30 PM to 6 PM, parade from the bus station to Mestni trg
 

The Boarbeast

Puppet show by the Idrija Elementary School
6.30 PM, amphitheatre in front of the Idrija Elementary School 
 

Bobbin Lace on the Tape of Time – Documentary

7 PM, Movie theatre Idrija
 

Evening Party: Kar češ Brass Band, 22nd Anniversary of the Kingston Group, Music Spectacle with Guests

9.30 PM, Mestni trg
 

 Sunday, June 19


 

Fair of Cottage Industry and Handicraft Products, Bobbin Lace-Making Equipment and Culinary Specialities

From 9 AM to 7 PM on the streets of Idrija
 

Traditional Culinary Specialties in the Square

Tasting stalls with traditional local dishes form Idrija and the surrounding villages, presentation of local associations
From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 

Competition in Assembling MEGA Puzzles for Children and Adults

Let’s Make the Longest Lace!

Activities for Children – Semško’s World

From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 

The Story of a Miner’s House

Idrija Municipal Museum, Association for medicinal plants; Tourism Club of the Spodnja Idrija Elementary School
From 10 AM to 6 PM; St. Barbara play at 4 PM
Idrija miner’s house, Bazoviška 4
 

Children and Adults Used to Eat with a Spoon

Healthy cooking with Emilija Pavlič
From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 

Lace in the Hair

With hairdresser Katja Pečenko
From 10 AM to 12 AM and from 2 PM to 6 PM in the park below Mestni trg
 

Let’s Find Perkmandlc’ Treasure

Interactive programme for families
From 11 AM to 2 PM, Antonijev rov
 

Brass Band – Parade from Idrija Lace School to the Trg Sv. Ahaca

11 AM, Mestni trg
 

National Competition in Bobbin Lace Making for the Ivanka Ferjančič Award

11.30 AM, Trg Sv. Ahacija
You can apply until June 17, 2016, via e-mail to info@cipkarskasola.si or by phone on +3865 37 34 570.
 

MandaLACE Workshop for Children and Adults

From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg

 

Award Ceremony for Students who have Completed their Schooling at the Idrija Lace School

“And the Most Beautiful Lace is ...” Announcement of the Most Beautiful Lace Chosen by the Visitors of the “Look What I Can Do!” 2016 Exhibition

Award ceremony for Lace-Making Certificates

Announcement of the Best Lace-Makers in the National Bobbin Lace-Making Competition

15.00 AM, Trg Sv. Ahacija
 

Sweet Celebration with a Lacy Cake – Celebration of the 140th Anniversary of Idrija Lace School

4 PM, Trg Sv. Ahacija
 

Party with the Modrijani Group

From 4 PM to 10 PM, Trg Sv. Ahacija
 

An Apron for my Doll – Workshop for Children

From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg

 

Lace Screen Printing Workshop for Children and Adults

From 9 AM to 6 PM, Mestni trg
 

Traditional Municipal Apiary

Guided tour and workshop for children with Geopark Idrija
From 3 PM to 4 PM, Municipal Apiary

 
 
During the festival, individual guided tours of the city will be available in Slovene and English. 
Take some time to visit other tourist attraction in Idrija and its surroundings. 
Group trips are posted online on www.festivalidrijskecipke.si. For more information on personalised trips call +386 5 37 43 916 or write to us at tic@visit-idrija.si. 
 
The festival programme will be available at www.festivalidrijskecipke.si and on the facebook pagewww.facebook.com/festivalidrijskecipke.   
We reserve the right to change the programme.