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Slovenia's carnival capital ready for Kurentovanje

Ptuj, 2 February - As many towns across the country are getting ready for Shrovetide festivals, it will be particularly merry in Ptuj, the city known for its annual festival of Kurents, a traditional Slovenian carnival costume.

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The organisers of the 58th Kurentovanje festival present the carnival festival to the press at Town Hall.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA

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Kurentovanje festival boss Branko Brumen speaking to the press at Town Hall as the organisers present the festival.
Photo: Gregor Mlkar/STA

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Aleš Goričan as Carnival Prince Maksimilijan Gregorič speaking to the press at Ptuj Town Hall before the 58th Kurentovanje festival.
Photo: Gregor Mlkar/STA

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Kurents during one of the events at last year's Kurentovanje carnival festival.
Photo: Gregor Mlakar/STA
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