Today, February 1, the second biggest Serbian town, Novi Sad, celebrates its 275th birthday, and on that occasion, there are several free events in the town today.
Parking is free of charge in the entire town today, as is city bus transport.
If you feel like going ice skating or to the swimming pools at SPENS, that is also free of charge. The maximum number of visitors per shift at the pool is 150, and at the ice rink 300. The pool shifts are from 9:30 to 11:00, from 11:30 to 13:00, from 16:30 to 18:00 and from 19:30 to 21:00. The skating shifts are from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
You can also purchase an annual library membership card at a 50% discount (250 dinars for adults, 150 dinars for children).
There is also the concert titled “At the Ball in Novi Sad” in the City Concert Hall (Gradska Koncertna Dvorana), at which the orchestra will play compositions by Johann Strauss, Tchaikovsky, Korsakov, Verdi, Puccini and many other important European composers. The Radio and Television of the Serbian Symphony Orchestra and the Belgrade Philharmonic will perform too. The concert will start at 20:00.
The Novi Sad Tourism Board has prepared a special programme to celebrate the city’s anniversary that will take place this coming weekend. Free tourist tours and visits to museums and galleries will be organized, while admission to exhibitions such as “Mileva: we are a rock” (dedicated to Mileva Marić-Einstein) and “Tamburitza Tradition in Vojvodina”, as well as permanent exhibitions of numerous cultural institutions will take place. There will also They will also be free guided tours of the old city centre and the Petrovaradin Fortress. For more information, please click here.
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