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Old City Festival in Žilina
The festival is one of the largest cultural events in Žilina and northern Slovakia. The streets and squares of the old town fill with visitors in all age categories, with everyone finding something to enjoy in the four-day marathon of music and other performances. The festival’s schedule regularly features performances of modern Slovak artists, dance groups, orchestras, choirs and folklore ensembles. The craft markets are another integral part of the event.