“The summer on Vrbas” is a manifestation that will be held this year for the 64th time, making it one of the oldest in the country. The main activities of the manifestation are the kayak and dayak races, jumps from the City Bridge, as well as the performances of folk ensembles and music bands. This event gathers a lot of artists, athletes, entertainers and other Banja Luka’s associations and individuals who through their activities organize rich cultural, entertainment and sports program for citizens and tourists of Banja Luka.
Nektar FreshWave Festival is the biggest electronic music festival in Bosnia and Herzegovina and this year it will be maintained on 10. 11. and 12. August, six years in a row in fantastic and unique fortress Kastel in the city of Banja Luka, B&H. On three stages the audience will have a chance to enyoj in the sounds of the most desirable performers of electronic music from the world and region.
Demofest is a unique regional music festival of a competitive character, founded in 2008 in Banja Luka with an idea to revive the rock scene on the territory of the former Yugoslavia and provide the opportunity to unrecognized demo musicians from ex-Yu to perform live. This year’s edition of Demofest will be held from 20. to 22. July at fortress Kastel in Banja Luka, and as every year will include a competition and performances of already recognized names.