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Girls from 21 Countries to Vie for Most Beautiful Croatian in National Folk Costume Title

Croatia27 Croatian girls from 21 countries will gather in Tomislavgrad, Bosnia and Herzegovina later this month to battle it out for the title of the Most Beautiful Croatian in National Folk Costume…

The beauty pageant, which will take place on 28 June, is organised by the Stećak Association in Bosnia, who preserve and promote traditional Croatian culture, the Croatian Heritage Foundation in Zagreb, and will also be under the auspices of Tomislavgrad, and the National Office for Croatians outside the Republic of Croatia.

The aim of the pageant is to connect Croatians throughout the world and to promote traditional culture. Before the pageant the girls, who will arrive from Australia, USA, Brazil, New Zealand, Chile, Peru, Hungary, Germany, Serbia, Austria, Belgium, Italy, Slovenia, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Kosovo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Spain, will visit Zagreb and meet with Croatian President Ivo Josipović.

Online voting for the competition has started. For all details visit the associations site here.

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