First Wine & Cheese Festival, 31 August-1 September, Visegrad, B&H


The Regional Rural Development Standing Working Group (SWG) in South-Eastern Europe in partnership with GIZ within the project: “Diversification of economic activities in rural areas of Southeast Europe through value chain development” will support the organization of the manifestation Wine & Cheese Festival which will be organized by Tourism Organization of Visegrad and which will be held in a period 31 August till 1 September 2019 in Visegrad, B&H.


The aim of this Event is promotion of the wine and the culture of its consumption as well as local, traditional products of the regions. The Event will gather wine and cheese producers from the cross-border region of Drina-Tara and Krsh region.

The specific objective of this Event is to encourage local producers, to connect them with producers from the region, transfer of knowledge and good practices and to encourage producers to be legally registered and develop a small business.

This Event will contribute to the sustainable development of tourism and connection with neighboring tourism destinations from the cross-border region “Drina Tara”, to raise the quality of tourism products and raise the standards and quality of life of the local population through the placement of local products in the tourism and gastronomy market.