Festival of St. Blaise in Dubrovnik

Festival of St. Blaise in Dubrovnik

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St. Blaise is Dubrovnik’s patron saint.
This festival, dedicated to him, occurs every year on February 3
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Ceremonies and celebrations usually begin the day before and last all throughout the next day.
The events of the ceremonies include traditional dances, mass at church, and a large feast with many traditional dishes to honor the patron saint.
The Festival of St. Blaise is a long standing tradition in Dubrovnik, stretching as far back at the 1100’s.

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