September in Labin and Rabac

Valamar Terra Magica 2017, Rabac, 16. – 17. 9.

Join the cycling fans and visit Rabac for a cycling weekend on 16 -17 September. Valamar Terra Magica 2017 bike race is a single race for all age categories. Contestants register for one race length: 70km (XCM), 50km (XCP) or 30km (XCP). The routes go through attractive locations in Rabac, Labin and Istrian hinterland, with numerous interesting events. On Saturday, 16 Sep the program includes MTB trial and dirt show, and on Sunday UCI C3 MTB Marathon on different lengths – something for everyone. Starting point is the newly open Bike Center Rabac. Valamar hotels in Rabac provide complete technical and logistic support for you to enjoy the most of cycling paths, hills and valleys of the beautiful Istria.
For more information on Valamar offers in Rabac visit:
www.valamar.com/en/hotels-apartments-rabac
Bike Center Rabac
T +385 91 902 83 63
rabac@cyclecroatia.com

 

Rabac Regatta, 16. – 17. 9.

The tradition of Rabac Regatta dates back to 1973 when it was one of the biggest and most popular regattas for Optimists on the Adriatic. Nowadays the races include OPT, L 4.7 and LRD classes. To register for this year’s regatta, fill in the on-line application form available from the regatta web site. Application forms and entry fee must be submitted latest on 14 Sep. The first race is scheduled on 16 September at 11 AM; with total of five races to be held if possible. followed by relax with Pasta party. On Saturday after the regatta there's Pasta party, and Pizza party and award ceremony on Sunday.
www.jkkvarner.hr

 

Labin - Rabac Vertical Trail, 17. 9.

Following the tradition, SRK Alba from Labin this year organizes Labin Rabac Vertical trail race. It’s a short trail race, 5.9 km long race, with 290 m cumulative downhill and 290 m cumulative rise. The race starts from Labin Old town main square, leading the contestants to Rabac and back on Sentona’s trail going down and up on Divine Springs trail.
098 98 31 255
info@srk-alba.hr
www.istratrek.srk-alba.hr/istratrekv2/

 

Terra Albona, recreational bike race, Labin, 24. 9.

Welcome autumn arrival and enjoy the local food and wine offer at Terra Albona recreational bike race on Thursday, 24 September. The autumn bike race, open for citizens, tourists, recreational cyclists and biking fans, runs through the most beautiful Labin area landscapes, and includes stops at local family farms, wine makers and restaurants offering indigenous Istrian food and beverages.
To register, call:
T: +385 (0)99 357 6998
info@lag-istocnaistra.hr

 

Vinko Šaina Monographic Exhibition, Labin Town Gallery/ Labin Museum / Alvona Gallery Labin, 22. 9. – 21. 10.

On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the artistic work of Labin native painter Vinko Šaina, a monographic exhibition set to open on 22 September at Labin Town Gallery, Labin Museum and Alvona Gallery will present the rich opus of this artist, perpetually inspired by the beauty of his hometown scenery. One of the most prominent local painters had his artworks exhibited in Croatia and abroad, and is also known as the founder of Alvona Gallery at the church of Our Lady of Carmel in Labin Old town. After the reconstruction and restoration of this sacral object, registered as culture monument, from 1993 Alvona Gallery has grown into a must-see art and performance point in Istria, with Šaina's colorful Labin and Rabac horizons becoming the recognizable symbols of Labin.
www.galerija-alvona.hr
www.uciliste-labin.hr/gradska-galerija/izlozbe
www.uciliste-labin.hr/narodni-muzej

 

Valamar Trail, Rabac, 30. 9.

Want to explore Rabac surroundings in a peaceful rhythm? Don't miss Valamar trail race on 30 September, with start and finish at Valamar Sanfior 4* Hotel. Overcome the challenging 13km, 23km, 42km, 52km or 75km Valamar trails. After the demanding race, treat yourself with a swim in the sea which will regain your strength. Swim along the most beautiful Istrian beaches nestled in crystal clear waters. Valamar hotels in Rabac provide complete technical and logistic support for you to enjoy the most of cycling paths, hills and valleys of the beautiful Istria.
For more information on Valamar offers in Rabac visit:
www.valamar.com/en/hotels-apartments-rabac
www.valamartrail.com
race@valamartrail.com