Project„Searching for common roots and understanding the traditions"
Welcome to our web site which is aimed to support cross-border cooperation between Slovak Republic and Czech Republic mainly through the cultural promotion. This web site takes part in the project financed by the European Regional Development Fond and by SR state budget under the Cross-border cooperation programme: Slovak Republic – Czech Republic 2007 – 2013.The recipient of the financial subsidy is Municipality Sekule that is in collaboration with another Slovak partner Municipality Kúty and Czech partner City (town) Ždánice in charge of the project-realisation. The primary objective of the project will be the realisation of joined cultural events such as: Sekulien handicraft-market, Sekulien traditional costume festivities , Sekulien handicraft yards,
Old style feast, Micro-region Ždánice sings and dances, Market in Kúty(called Kúcanský jarmok), Hunter’s market in june , Joined grill parties, Traditional festivities, Good-food festival. Municipality Kúty will, besides the joined cultural events, prepare common information centre that will serve to all region residents and also to all municipality/town visitors. We believe that our new web site will provide an interesting content for every visitor and that we will considerably assist the region development and strengthen the cooperation between Slovak and Czech Republic. We will be pleased with your attendance on cultural events, with visiting our municipalities/cities and with all shared ideas on this portal.
At the beginning of 1717 there was laid first cornerstone for the church in Kúty and from that moment people have been holding in Kúty traditional feast on the first august weekend.More
On Saturday 27th of September 2014 at 10:00-24:00 on the main square in front of the municipal council building there took place the 4th year of the friend meeting festival of good food and entertainment. The event was aimed to present the regional food.More
The event with name “Micro-region Ždánice sings and dances” took place in the palace park in Ždánice on 7th of June 2014. The event had two parts:More
The sekulien handicraft-market took place on 7th of June 2014, it was the XV annual. The core of the event was participation of the hand-craft-men.More
Market in Kúty took place on the 17th of May 2014. This year was the event even more important because it was the 150 anniversary of the feast.More
Hunter’s organisation and municipality council Kúty had held Hunter’s market in June on 28th of June 2014.The municipal council had been preparing from the early morning specialities from game meat.More
After the grape harvesting, Ždánice vindemiationis celebrated. Celebration of the harvested crop and abundance is traditionally the old way.More
There was a barbecue and a goulash cooking competition on the last Saturday in October in the Kúty city. The main prize was a 120 kg pig.More
During the days 05th-08th September 2014 the Sekule village was living the spirit of the Feast. The entire program was rich and dedicated to folk customs, traditions and folklore.More
The culmination of cultural events in the village was the 7th annual " Craft yards of Sekule'on 20th and 21st September 2014. There were 19 yards opened for visitors.More