IDRIJA ŽLIKROFI FESTIVAL The 2024 Idrija Žlikrof Festival will send this traditional miners’ delicacy into a world of modern flavours, giving it an interesting new twist.

Follow our story and join the annual Idrija Žlikrof Festival on Saturday, August 24th 2024, for a journey of the Idrija žlikrof from tradition to modernity.


visitors of the


different ways of serving Idrija žlikrofi


stands offering a variety of Idrija žlikrofi and other traditional Idrija dishes

A wide range of local and regional producers of culinary products

Stands of recognized winemakers and exciting new microbreweries

Environmentally friendly program with sustainable workshops

Stands with the representatives of Slovenian and foreign towns introducing their local cuisine

Preparation and sensory assessment of bakalca, the traditional žlikrofi mutton sauce, with a panel of experts 

Rich accompanying program with concerts, shows and playground for children


Start of the Festival

11:00 – 17:00

Idrija Žlikrofi: How to Make it? – Workshop and Presentation

12:00 – 14:00

Making a “Ledr Žlikrof” from Waste Leather

14:00 – 16:00

Weaving for Beginners in a Traditional Style

13:30 – 14:00

Cooking Competition Jagerchef with Local Hunting Associations

14:00 – 18:00

Street Performance of the Suho Cvetje Band

11:00 – 17:00

Children’s Playground MC Mobil

15:00 – 15:30

Theatre Kamishibai Performance: The Life and Adventures of J. A. Scopoli

14:00 – 18:00

Face Painting for Children

17:00 – 18:00

Theatre Performance “Ne bojim se ne hudiča, ne biriča!” 

10:00 – 19:00

Trampoline Fun!

17:00 – 17:30

Theatre Kamishibai Performance: The Life and Adventures of J. A. Scopoli

20:00 – 22:00

Evening Concert: Ansambl Ikebana Band


End of the Festival