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Events & Festivals

Each season of the year is being celebrated in various ways in the cities, towns and villages of Maramures. In the countryside, time is marked by to frames of reference: the land and the Christian Holidays. Thus, the existence is measured in the terms of agricultural seasons (sowing, mowing and harvest season) as well as in terms of the events of Lent, Easter, the Feast of Assumption and Christmas.
When they complete their work, Maramures villagers celebrate the holidays and traditions with great enthusiasm. They bow their heads in prayer and also enjoy their dance and music and celebrate the places where they were born.

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Traditional food and beverages accompany most events and celebrations. Experiencing the local food and drink during one of the many festivals or events can be an exciting way to commune with the people and lifestyles of  Maramures villages. 

Visit our calendar to see what events or festivals are planned currently throughout Maramures. For more detailed information and an up-to-the-minute schedule, please contact the regional tourist information center in the areas of  Maramures where you are planning to travel.