Advent in Sinj

20.12.16

Our town has also joined the glorious and fun trend of expectant waiting for the holidays and New Year in a cheerful spirit of peace and togetherness. We have shown that besides the hustle and bustle of hot July and August days, we also hit the mark in the winter wonderland...

300th anniversary of the Crowning of the Image of the Miraculous Madonna of Sinj (1716 – 2016)

21.09.16

After last year’s celebration of the 300th anniversary of our tradition and chivalry, the Alka of Sinj, this year the town of Sinj and Cetinska krajina region welcome another anniversary: the 300th years of the Crowning of the Image of the Miraculous Madonna of Sinj...

The Knights Tournament of Alka is held every year as a token of remembrance of the glorious victory over the Ottomans that took place in 1715. The Alka serves as the pledge of both the unbroken tradition and gratitude to heroic ancestors.