STINTAPŪKIS FEAST PROGRAM
2020 02 07

FEBRUARY 14–16 "STINTAPŪKIS FEAST" WELLCOMES YOU TO NERINGA
PROGRAM
February 14–16
Festive menu “Stintapūkis Road”: special fish dishes of Neringa's cafes and restaurants, offered for Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and Sunday breakfast
Juodkrantė will host the “Hill of Glowing Tales”: artistic installations, sculptures illuminated by Witch's Hill will be open from 5 pm up till midnight (more info: www.neringosmuziejai.lt)
Friday, February 14th

6:30 p.m. Presentation of the book “Discoveries of Klaipeda Region Culinary Heritage”, prepared according to the recipe notebook by Herta Gelžus written more than 100 years ago.
In the presence of Indre Skablauskaite, Head of the Hugo Shoe Museum (Nida Pier, Nagliu St. 16)
8 p.m. Music Sounds Tour “Wings of Love”, hosted by the founders of Vinetu Village (Preila Community House, 27 Preilos St.)
JUODKRANTĖ “Hill of Glowing Tales” TOURS: 7 p.m. led by Curonian Spit National Park naturalist, at 8 p.m. lead by guide A. Balna. Price – 2 Eur.
Saturday, February 15th
Fishing competition “Nidos blizgė 2020” (more info: www.stintapukis.lt)
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. “Stintapūkio Delicacies Alley” – a festive fair on Nagliai Street, Nida
12 a.m. – 4 p.m. "Stintapūkis sauna" on the pier near the UNESCO monument
NEAR THE UNESCO MONUMENT NAGLIU Str.
Noon. Opening of the festival, awards of the participants of the fishing competition “Nidos blizgė 2020”
12.20 p.m. Presentation of fishermen customs and traditions with folklore ensemble “Giedružė”, led by A. Buržinskienė. Folk dance lessons with folk dance group “Kalnapušė”, led by R. Norvilienė
12:40 p.m. Games for the whole family
1 p.m. Exercise to strengthen health and immunity, led by G. Buivydaitė
1:20 p.m. Concert by folk group “Joginta” from Klaipėda, led by J. Petrauskas
1:40 p.m. Dance training by linear dance group “Dorė”, led by J. Survilienė
2 p.m. Concert by folk group “Raskila” from Panevėžys, led by L. Vilienė
2:20 p.m. Demonstration of traditional “knocking” on a pier near a UNESCO monument
2:40 p.m. Games for the whole family
3 p.m. Concert by folk group “Joldija” from Nida, led by L. Vainutis
12 a.m. – 3 p.m.
• “Tabalai” project: musicians will invite those who want to try playing tabalai and other non-traditional instruments; during the festival periodic thematic composition of “Stintapūkis” is performed
• Hot stone therapy for frozen fishermen by Neringa health club “Esuva”
• A visit to the Vinetu Village tribe, invited to the Drum Circle at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.
• Porridge from the Ax: Presentation of border guard profession, demonstration of technique, porridge tasting
Herbalist's tips:
• Fish spices made by Jadvyga Balvočiūtė, hot tea to brighten the mind and soul
• Beautiful tea from the grasslands offered by Virginija Rudienė, founder of “Pamario žolynai”
VISITOR CENTER OF THE CURONIAN SPIT NATIONAL PARK (Nagliu st. 8)
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Educational activity for families with children up to 12 years. “Making of the fishing boat”, tasting hot drink “Treasures of the Spit”.
Educational activities and hot drinks are free with a one-time visitor ticket.
NIDA FISHERMAN ETHNOGRAPHIC FARMSTEAD (Nagliu Str. 4)
12 a.m. – 3 p.m. Free visit to Nida fisherman's ethnographic homestead, demonstration of a film about scare fishing
NIDA COMMUNITY HOUSE (Taikos Str. 17)
1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Kite Creative Workshop, led by the masters of the Lithuanian Kite Movement Club
1 p.m. – 4 p.m. “Sturgeon Detective”, Education by Lithuanian Maritime Museum
NERINGA SCHOOL SPORTS HALL (G.D. Kuverto 12, Nida)
12 a.m. – 6 p.m. Stintapūkis Basketball 5x5 Tournament. Registration: info@neringasport.lt
JUODKRANTĖ “Hill of Glowing Tales” TOURS: 7 p.m. led by National Park naturalist, 8 p.m. led by guide A. Balna. Price – 2 Eur
Sunday, February 16th – Independence Restitution Day of Lithuania

NIDA
From 10 p.m. “Stintapūkio Delicacies Alley” – a festive fair on Nagliai Street
10 a.m. St. Mass at the Catholic Church of Nida (Taikos St. 17). After St. Mass there will be a concert “On the shore of the lagoon”.
Performers: Klaipėda choir “Aukuras” (artistic director and conductor Alfonsas Vildžiūnas), Sandra Mamina (violin), Kornelija Kupšytė (cello), Saulius Šiaučiulis (piano), Laimonas Urbikas (saxophone)
1 p.m. Launch of tricolor kites into Neringa sky together with aitvarai.lt team. Meeting place: near Neringa Sports School (Nagliu st. 4)
JUODKRANTĖ
1 p.m. St. Mass for Lithuania and the Community at Juodkrantė Church (L. Rezos Str. 56)
After St. Mass there will be a concert by the Third Age University (TAU) vocal ensemble “JūrAinė” from Klaipėda , conductor Virginija Manšienė
JUODKRANTĖ “Hill of Glowing Tales” TOURS: 7 p.m. led by guide A. Balna. Price – 2 Eur
In case of bad weather the program of events can be adjusted.
More information: www.visitneringa.com
The event will be photographed and filmed and materials will be published.
February 14–16. Festive menu of “Stintapūkis Road”: Special fish dishes of Neringa's cafes and –restaurants, offered for Friday dinner, Saturday lunch and Sunday breakfast
Restaurant “Juodasis kalnas” (Ievos kalno st. 22, Juodkrantė)
• Authentic eel soup
• Set of roasted lagoon fish
• Starling, mini vegetables, potato cream, sansho pepper
• Cod cutout, bolivian dove with beetroot, sweet potato chips, white sauce
Information / reservations: +370 67 3838 93
Restaurant “Nidus” (G.D. Kuverto 15, Nida)
• Lagoon smelt soup
• Juniper-marinated smelt
• Fried smelt with potatoes, dill mayonnaise and sauerkraut
Bakery-Café “Gardumelis” (Pamario Str. 3, Nida)
• Fish Pie
• Fish patty
• Gingerbread “Fish”
Café “Kuršis” (Nagliu st. 29)
• Curonian smelt soup
• Pickled smelt
• Baked smelt
• Stroganina with hot fries
“Nidos prieplauka” (Nagliu St. 16, Nida)
• Cod in beer batter with homemade tartar sauce
• Starling in cream sauce with mashed potatoes and pickled vegetables
Restaurant “Don Vito” (Taikos str. 32b)
• Curonian fish soup
• Baked smelt
Organisers: Neringa Municipality, Nida Culture and Tourism Information Center "Agila"