Burek Days (late August, early September) â€“ in the open air near the Nisava river, every year locals and tourists enjoy the abundant offer of the specialty â€“ a typical Balkan-style cheese pie, known as burek. From the classical burek containing cheese, over more modern variations stuffed with ham or bacon, you will not resist the aroma of burek from Nis bakeries for these few days.
The Film Festival â€“ a Festival of Serbian Actors (late August) â€“ since 1966, every summer Nis has symbolically given the keys to the city to actors and become â€śa city of actorsâ€ť. The most attended festival of its kind in Serbia, organized in the open air of Nis Fortress Amphitheatre, the festival has always attracted a lot of attention. Even today older attendants remember the visit of the world famous acting couple, Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor.
NiĹˇville has become the leading and most visited jazz festival in South Eastern Europe with a total visit of 100,000 people for 4-days festival. NiĹˇville concept from the beginning, except the "traditional" forms of jazz, was based on the fusion of this stream with the ethnic traditions of various parts of the world, particularly the Balkans.
Location: Serbia, Nish, Pariske komune street