TRADITIONAL EVENT Grape Harvesting Joins Locals and Tourists

Author(s): Olja Ljubišić Photographer(s): Goran Mratinović, Marijana Matulović
Association Agritourism Konavle is organizing traditional manifestation Vintage 2017 at vineyard of the 15-century St. Blaise monastery in Pridvorje. The event will be held on Friday, 15 September at 2 pm. 

Grape harvesting in Konavle is still done by hands usually by both family and friends and it's perfect opportunity to eat and sing together after the hard work.

Each year on 15 September, The Association of Agritourism Konavle is presenting the custom to tourists and invites everyone to come to pick grapes at the St. Blaise monastery in Pridvorje. Also, photography exhibition will feature works of young photographers Toni Mostahinić and Nino Đuraš.  

The Programme is as follows:

2 pm arrival to the St. Blaise monastery in Pridvorje, grape harvest
3 pm grape processing in a traditional and modern way in the cloister of the monastery
4 pm ploughman's lunch and entertainment program with live music and folklore dance