Saturday, September 17th
11.00 h, Tkalčićeva Street, Ban Jelačić Square, Cvjetni Square, Zrinjevac Square
The beginning of the festival is announced every year, including this year, by a puppet procession led by the giant puppet called Pifko. The procession starts at 11:00 a.m. from Tkalčićeva Street, near the Kaptol Center and moves through Ban Josip Jelačić Square, Cvjetni Trg and Zrinjevac. Pifko is accompanied by drummers, participants of the Festival with their puppets, artists of the Triko circus theater, children who participated in exhibition PUPPET, MASK...PIF!, a large dragon puppet, numerous masks and puppets.Feel free to take your puppets and join us - everyone is welcome!