Top events in Sarajevo: December 5-11

December will be bringing some great events to snowy Sarajevo, and here we have made a selection of the most interesting ones you can attend during the period December 5 to 11.

2019/12/04

The 9th edition of the Coca-Cola Sarajevo Holiday Market (December 4, 2019 to January 13, 2020) at Hastahana Park, will offer some terrific domestic products and souvenirs, as well as some outstanding live gigs, culinary specialties and fun for the entire family.

BiH artist Damir Avdić will be promoting his eighth album at SARTR (December 5) as part of Sarajevo Fest – Art and Politics, which runs until December 8 and will see screenings of full-length and documentary films, plays, concerts and public discussions.

Alesia Arkusha of Ukraine, better known as Miss Monique in the electronic music world, will be performing at Carbon Room (December 6), which is located in Holiday Hotel.

You can try some different foods and buy unusual presents from more than 40 countries at the Diplomatic Winter Bazaar, the largest humanitarian event of the year, which will be held on December 7 at KSC Skenderija.

The ski season opens that same day on Olympic Mountain Jahorina with a concert by British pop legend Bryan Ferry.

Take a look at the most interesting events taking place over the next seven days:

Festivals:

  1. Coca-Cola Sarajevo Holiday Market

    Coca-Cola Sarajevo Holiday Market

    Festival

    Maršala Tita bb, Sarajevo | Map

    DECEMBER 4. 2019 - JANUARY 14. 2020: Festival Once again, the holiday season in Sarajevo will be made all the richer with the 9th edition of the Coca-Cola Sarajevo Holiday Market – a cheery family event that will run from December 4, 2019 to January 13, 2020 at Hastahan... More

  2. Sarajevo Fest - Art & Politics

    Sarajevo Fest - Art & Politics

    Festival

    Hamdije Kreševljakovića 27/II, Sarajevo | Map

    NOVEMBER 30 - DECEMBER 8: Festival From 30 November to 8 December 2019, East West Centre Sarajevo organises the first SARAJEVEO FEST – ART AND POLITICS in Sarajevo. Sarajevo Fest will have a part of its programme held in Mostar (9 December) and Banja Luka (10... More

Events:

  1. 05 Dec
    Damir Avdić

    Damir Avdić

    20:00 / Sarajevo War Theater SARTR, Sarajevo / Sarajevo Fest - Art & Politics / Concert

    Damir Avdić alias Diplomatz is a hardcore poet and performer who talks about Bosnia today, at the twilight of a modern world controlled by fake religion, commercialized revolution, and false democracy serving as a cover for capitalist brutality. More

  2. 06 Dec
    Boje & Vino

    Boje & Vino

    19:30 / Balkantina, Sarajevo / Event

    If you love the arts, quality wine and a full spread, be sure not to miss the Balkantina event, Boje i Vino. More

  3. 06 Dec
    CR02 Miss Monique

    CR02 Miss Monique

    22:00 / Hotel Holiday, Sarajevo / Party

    Alesia Arkusha, better known in the world of electronic music by the nickname ''Miss Monique'', passed a thorny road from beginner to true DJ professional. More

  4. 07 Dec
    Garden of Dreams: After Affair

    Garden of Dreams: After Affair

    11:00 / RTV Dom, Sarajevo / Party

    After Affair is the most wanted DJ duo from Bosnia and Herzegovina, which consists of two experienced DJs, Bonjasky & Ivan Z, and their performances in the last few months marked the local scene. More

  5. 07 Dec
    Diplomatic Winter Bazaar

    Diplomatic Winter Bazaar

    11:00 / KSC Skenderija, Sarajevo / Fair

    Diplomatic Winter Bazaar, the largest charity event of the year, will be open on Saturday 7th December, at the Mirza Delibasic hall, Skenderija center, from 11 am – 5 pm. More

  6. 07 Dec
    Bryan Ferry

    Bryan Ferry

    20:00 / Jahorina Olympic Center, Jahorina / Concert

    While his tenure as the frontman for the legendary Roxy Music remained his towering achievement, singer Bryan Ferry also carved out a successful solo career that continued in the lush, sophisticated manner perfected on the group's final records. More

  7. 07 Dec
    Premiere: Witness

    Premiere: Witness

    20:00 / Chamber Theater 55, Sarajevo / Performance

    With this poetic-musical performance, Bosnian actor Miodrag Miki Trifunov tries to bring the poetry of world and local greats closer to audiences of all ages. More

  8. 07 Dec
    Songs of liberation

    Songs of liberation

    23:00 / Sarajevo War Theater SARTR, Sarajevo / Sarajevo Fest - Art & Politics / Concert

    Emblematic songs of the 20th century in new and wonderful arrangements by Dino Šukalo and fascinating rendition by Marija Šestić and Narcis Zečić More

  9. 21 Jan
    Economy Fair

    Economy Fair

    until Dec 12 / 10:00 / KSC Skenderija, Sarajevo / Fair

    Economy Fair will be held from December 10 - December 12, 2019. More

  10. 11 Dec
    Kao nekad pred Božić

    Kao nekad pred Božić

    20:00 / Dom mladih Skenderija, Sarajevo / Concert

    Traditional festival of Christmas songs, folk dances and customs Kao nekad pred Božić 2019 is dedicated to the Catholic feast of Christmas. Visitors can enjoy in traditional and other Christmas songs. More

  11. 21 Jan
    Annual Winter Book Fair

    Annual Winter Book Fair

    until Dec 23 / 10:00 / Collegium Artisticum, Sarajevo / Fair

    This book fair is a traditional manifestation which offers a great titles of books from December 11th to 23rd. More