30th of June – save the date!
The island of Korčula is located in southern Dalmatia and is part of the Dubrovnik archipelago. Being impacted by the Mediterranean climate, the winters on Korčula are mild, not too rainy, with the temperature that rarely drops below 0 ° C. Summer, on the other hand, is hot with a high number of sunny hours, and with the sea at its best temperatures, approx 23°C.
Carried with the love for such a summer and endless fun along with its humorous character, more than 20 years ago, the locals came up with the idea of celebrating the passing of half a year. While most of us are still thinking about the Old and preparing for the New Year, locals of Korčula are making plans on welcoming the Half Year along the way. And just like that, one island’s entertainment has become a well-recognized, unique event in the world. Stunning landscapes, cultural and historical heritage, beaches, turquoise sea, and fantastic summer vibe sure are an excellent basis for the development of the whole event, so is no wonder that many around the globe reserved June 30th precisely for Korčula. Masquerades, excellent musical line-ups, local street foods, and partying till dawn are the mains why you should consider saving this date for this outstanding island.