Maribor-Pohorje, Slovenia Old Vine Festival 2011 Celebrate the oldest vine in the world!
Where: in Maribor, the capital of the winegrowing destination Maribor-Pohorje When: 16th - 25th September 2011
What: !Highlights: - Festive Grape Harvest of the Old Vine - Raftsmen Day - Flavours of the Štajerska Region - Little Evening Tales in the Old Vine House - Beekeeping Day - Masters of Cooking in Cauldrons - Wines from the Štajerska Wine Region - European Journalist Championship in Cooking Hunter’s GoulashJoin us in Maribor at the annual Old Vine Festival and celebrate the OldVine, a symbol of rich wine & culinary tradition and culture of Maribor, Štajerskaand Slovenia!
Those is the oldest living specimen on our planet of a grape vinestill bearing grapes! With an age of over 400 years it is registered in theGuinness Book of Records as the oldest vine in the world.M
More about Maribor, the European Capital of Culture 2012.Nearest Airports to Maribor:Graz (Austria): 60 km, Ljubljana (Slovenia): 150 km, Zagreb (Croatia): 130 km