ŽIDANA MARELA is a company specialized in organizing programs, events and activities which integrate rich Slovenian cultural heritage and tourism, thus creating unique experience for tourists visiting Slovenia.
Most popular among our programmes is “Slovenian Evening” for all those who are eager to experience genuine Slovenian hospitality, traditional cuisine, folklore show, live Slovenian music and dancing. In addition to “Slovenian Evenings”, Židana marela also runs folklore shows, music events, and welcome parties for agencies, corporate clients and organizers wishing to surprise their guests and augment their entertainment programmes.
EVENING PROGRAMES, GALA DINNERS & ENTERTAINMENT
An endless combination of evening programs can be orchestrated. Choose from a formal or casual, classical or jazzy event; historical or modern venue; traditional or international menus … Add a final touch for the program by incorporating a: gala dinner and entertainment, dancing on one of the beautiful terraces overlooking the Bled lake, an after dinner surprise performance in the streets; a barbecue on the boat on Ljubljanica river, with an appetizing buffet spread and live music; a traditional evening of food, wine and folklore performances in centre of Ljubljana, a classical evening at museums … Unique & Exclusive evenings can be organized in Ljubljana, Bled, Maribor, Piran and Portorož.
MUSICAL BANDS / CHOIRS
We can provide musicians and different music groups for Concerts, Conventions, Corporate Events, and every imaginable event where music is an asset. We perform not just in the Ljubljana area, but all of Slovenia! Our musical styles cover Swing, Jazz (Traditional, Dixieland and Straight-Ahead), Big Band, Classic Rock & Pop, R&B, Ballroom, Variety and Christian Music. Just name it! Your guests will love it! Our line-up includes a “REALLY Big Band”, a standard Big Band with vocalists, Small Groups including Quintets, Quartets, Trios, Duos, Choirs and a Dixieland Band.
DJ / ANIMATION
Music represents an important part of any event, with good choice and animation being the key to success. Our DJs have excellent taste for music as well as for the guests’ taste, and they play music according to the audience wishes, which results in a lively and cheerful happening. We can also provide an experienced animator who takes care of the evening program.
For cozy ambient we recommend the sweet and gentle sound of the zither for more demanding parties and for those who like to spent time in a quiet or calm environment. As such, zither is appropriate during the meal time. Accordion player, dressed up in a Slovenian custom can play a welcome greeting at the arrival, encourage you at the dancing parties, and escort you at the visiting tours of a city or just plays as you approach a certain location. We can also arrange you solo singers, guitar players, cymbalists …
A Slovenian welcome is part of the program in Slovenian Evening Show. But why not offer it to your guests as a surprise, when arriving to the hotel, an airport or simply as a part of sightseeing tours… Sky is the limit! A warm SLOVENIAN WELCOME your guests will never forget! They will be greeted in a traditional way by a folkdance group in national costumes, served šklojce (dried fruit) and presented with Slovenian national flower. Accompanied by live music!