Statehood Day in Dovilai

Statehood Day is an annual public holiday in Lithuania celebrated on July 6 to commemorate the coronation in 1253 of Mindaugas as the first and only King of Lithuania. In this event visitors will be introduced to Lithuania Minor traditions, history and crafts. Furthermore,  there also will be musical performances and other entertainments.

Barn Theatre festival "The 35 Speckled Cockoos"

More than 50 years ago villages gathered into amateur theatre collectives and prepared spectacles in barns of different villages. In order to remember these unusual cultural gathers the Barn theatre festivals are regularly organized in different places in Lithuania. The event cherishes peoples’ interest in to ethno culture and introduces to the cultural differences of ethnographical regions of Lithuania. During the event people can watch various performances as well as to listen to folk music. Usually take part Lithuanian and Polish barn theaters.