Olsztynek will be a host to the Cittaslow Festival
The aim of the Festival is promotion of member towns of the Cittaslow International Association, their craft and cultural and artistic heritage. On Saturday 18th, on the marketplace in Olsztynek you will be able to meet artisans, musicians and representatives from Polish Cittaslow towns. They will be accompanied by the fair of natural and traditional food. Restaurant members of the Culinary Heritage Network Warmia Mazury Powiśle (www.culinary-heritage.com) will present their offer in form of free degustation of regional dishes. The important part of the Festival is the conference on Saturday 18th, with participation of Mr. Pier Giorgio Oliveti, General Secretary of Cittaslow International.
The programme of the Festival is enriched by parallel festivities of national event called the ‘Night of Museums’.
Member towns of the Polish National Cittaslow Network are Biskupiec, Bisztynek, Lubawa, Lidzbark Warmiński, Nowe Miasto Lubawskie, Olsztynek, Reszel, Ryn from Warmia
and Masuria Region and Murowana Goślina from Great Poland Region. The guest of the Festival will be as well the towns from the Warmia and Masuria Region pretending
to become a Cittaslow member : Gołdap, Dobre Miasto and Barczewo. The procedure of their adhesion is open.
More information you can find on: www.cittaslowpolska.pl