Swimming, sunbathing, lazying on a terrace of an apartment or a villa in Vodice can always be spiced up by some excellent music event.
Attention all music lovers! Fancy a holiday in wonderful and charming Dalmatian town, with beautiful beaches, great restaurants and bars, but want to have a music treat as well? Then head straight to Vodice, one of top tourist destinations in Croatia that hosts several music events during summer and offers all of the above.
Located in the central part of Dalmatia, Vodice have become one of the leading tourist destinations in Croatia and this didn't happen by chance. From the 60s in the 20th century onwards, Vodice have continuously invested in its accommodation and entertainment offer, changing from a small agricultural town into a top travel destination on the Adriatic. Today you can stay at modern hotel right next to the beach, rent a villa with a swimming pool or choose a lovely apartment in the heart of the old town in Vodice and try out tasty dishes at local restaurants, and at the same time enjoy good music at one of the events hosted there.
If you would like to learn more about the latest Croatian pop music then CMC Festival that takes place in the center of Vodice at the beginning of June is the right for you. During the two festival days, more than 40 Croatian pop artist perform their latest songs and compete to win the first prize. Although most of the songs are in Croatian, you can still have a great time and dance to the pop beats. And apart from the competition evening, several pop stars also hold concerts so we are sure that you will find at least one artist that suits your music taste. And let's not forget that the atmosphere during those days is lively and fun as people from all over Croatia come to this traditional event in Vodice.
For those who wish to indulge in other music genres besides pop, the end of July is the right time to be there as Vodice Jazz&Blues Festival is held from 21st till 23rd of July. This 2018 edition will be the 16th time that renowned jazz and blues artists from Croatia and abroad will come to perform in Vodice. Three evenings of this festival are a real treat for all music lovers as its style range goes from classic swing and dixieland to more modern music genres such as fusion and free jazz. And the entry is free.
Throughout summer other music events are being held on almost daily basis: evenings of traditional Dalmatian a capella singing take place on Wednesdays, Đardin je IN manifestation hosts several singer songwriter concerts, plays and Italian, French and Croatian music nights. If clubbing is more of your thing, check out the parties with world renowned DJs taking place at Hacienda club at the outskirts of Vodice. This legendary place can host up to 2000 people in its outdoor area and is one of the most famous summer clubs in Croatia.
And don't forget that the town of Šibenik is right around the corner, just a couple of kilometers from Vodice where St. Michael Fortress, a very popular concert venue is located. The place has been renovated and now hosts several international shows each summer so be sure to check its schedule. This summer Roisin Murphy and Bryan Ferry are some of the famous artists that will be performing there.
Therefore, although you want to find a holiday home in Vodice where you can spend your evenings by the pool or under the olive trees drinking some wine, treat yourself with some excellent music events that are available in Vodice and its surroundings throughout the summer.