Calendar of Events

Below is a list of the various festivals, religious celebrations and other events that take place
all around historic Maramures. We offer easy access and guide services to all of them.

For more information on any of these events please contact us.


Date                Events Observations

Ianuary 06-07

Boboteaza si Sf.Ioan Botezatorul


January 13-15

Ukrainian Christmas festival: A celebration of traditional Ukrainian carols and customs  - Sighetu Marmatiei


April or May

Orthodox Easter


April 11  

Cate flori pe Iza-n sus" (How many Flowers are there from the river to the village): A folklore festival dedicated to the young. -Dragomiresti


May 05-12

“Stana Maramureseana” The sheeps a celebration of Maramures

date depends on weather

 May 09-16

"Tinjaua" (The Plow man's festival): A celebration of life and springtime honoring the first plowman to plow his fields. - Hoteni

date depends on weather

May 29-30

"Floare mandra de pe Iza" (The beautiful Flower of the Iza river): A festival of traditional music dedicated to women. -SIEU


June 23-24

"Sanzienele" - A celebration of traditional customs and folklore -Borsa


Iuny  29-30

Celebration of the Monastery's Barsana ,a great pilgrimage


Iuly 04

“Festivalul Nuntilor” – Vadu Izei
A festival of traditional music dedicated to mariage.


July 17-18

"Codicele de la Ieud"(The Codex of Ieud): A festival of traditions marking the first document written in Romanian. -Ieud


August 14-15

Zilele culturii "Roza Rozalina" , Cultural days with music, dancing, and other traditions. -Rozavlea


August 15

Celebration of the Monastery's name "Sfanta Maria": A great pilgrimage to the monastery culminating on this day. -Moisei


August 22

"Hora la Prislop" (Dance at Prislop): A giant traditional dance from the regions surrounding the mountains. - Prislop Pass, Borsa


September 05-11

“Jocul Satului” Dancing villages -Hoteni - Mara Valley


September 8-11

Beer Festival - Sighetu Marmatiei



"Europa: kilometrul 0 " (Zero Kilometer Europe): A festival of poetry. -Sighetu Marmatiei and Desesti



 Winter Festival: traditional, pre-Christian costumes, customs and music in parades and parties. -Sighetu Marmatiei


All dates are subject to change without notice. Please contact us for confirmation.