- Date:Saturday, September 14th 11.00 h
- Location:Tkalčićeva Street, Ban Jelačić Square, Cvjetni Square, Zrinjevac Square
The beginning of the festival every year, this one as well, announces the parade led by the great puppet PIFko. The procession starts at 11.00 am from Tkalciceva Street, near Kaptol. Pifko is accompanied by drummers, participants of the Festival with their puppets, artists of the Trik Circus Theater, children from the Puppet Studio of the Zagreb Youth Theater with the big mimic dolls that they have made, the children who participated in the 6th art competition LUTKA, MASK...PIF and numerous masks and dolls. Join us and announce with us the start of the international puppet festival with the longest tradition in surroundings.