The Oaș Dowry – “Produced by Oaş and Maramureş” Fair  

The third edition of the Fair of traditional, handcrafted and artisan products entitled „Produced by Oaş and Maramureş”, organized under the Oaș Dowry brand, has gathered daily in the Central Park of Negrești-Oaș, between the 1st  and the 10th of August, about 30 traditional producers and craftsmen from The Land of Oaș and Maramureș. They… → Read more…

The Oaș Dowry – On the streets of the village

The first events organized under the brand of The Oaș Dowry Festival started on July 29, in Negrești-Oaș with an incursion into the world of the village of Oaș, a free creation summer camp for children and adolescents in Negrești-Oaș. The creation camp entitled “On the streets of the village, at the Outdoor Oaș Land… → Read more…

Festivalul Zestrea Oasului 2019

The Oaș Dowry Festival

Starting with 1998, Negrești-Oaș celebrated its existence annually. In 2014 the local authorities decided to name the event The Oaș Dowry Festival which marks the celebration of the cultural and ethno-folkloric heritage of The land of Oaș. The event takes place every year in August when thousands of locals living abroad return home for the… → Read more…

The universal day of the traditional Romanian blouse

The day of the traditional Romanian blouse is a story that has started with the fist silk thread (borangic in Romanian) sown on a cloth. On the night of the open skies, the celebration called „Sânzienele”, the traditional Romanian blouse (IA in Romanian) is celebrated in Negrești-Oaș as well, at the Outdoor Oaș Land Museum,… → Read more…

White night at the Oaș Land Museum. „A soul in three hearts”

The opening of the exhibition „A soul in three hearts” took place Saturday, May 18, 2019 as part of the event “White Night at the Oaș Land Museum” at the „Dr. Mihai Pop” art gallery. The Long Night of Museums is a major event during which thousands of museums and cultural organizations from 30 European… → Read more…

Spring Transhumance in The Land of Oaș – The Shepherds’ Spring Gathering

The event represents an important pastoral holiday in The Land of Oaș taking place in the spring, along with the rebirth of nature, and it is related to the custom of sending the sheep flocks upland, to the surrounding hills and mountains, for grazing during late spring and summer. For sheperds, it signifies the beginning… → Read more…

TRADITIONAL COUNTRY FESTIVAL. The Shepherds’ Spring Gathering

On the winding road that connects Oaş Land with the county of Maramureş, right on the border between the two counties, the Huta Mountain Pass becomes the yearly host of one of the oldest customs in the country: The Shepherds’ Spring Gathering. It is the largest country festival related to the traditional shepherd’s occupation, celebrated… → Read more…

Annunciation Art Exhibition

With the arrival of the spring, the town of Negreşti-Oaș dresses up, celebrating the feast of the fine arts – Annunciation Art Exhibition, or „Art Bunavestire” in Romanian. The traditional annual plastic art exhibition merges with the group of local artists that first established it, raised it and consecrated it throughout the country. The opening… → Read more…

Hotel Poezia **** Luna Șes

Hotel Poezia, 4 stars – Luna Șes Short description: Hotel Poezia is located within the Luna Șes tourist resort, 8 km away from the Petrom gas station. The hotel has a restaurant with a capacity of 180 seats and a breathtaking view of the surrounding natural landscape, a conference/event hall with a capacity of 250-300… → Read more…

Hotel Orhideea ****

Hotel Orhideea, 4 stars – Negreşti-Oaş This modern and luxurious hotel is located dowtown Negrești-Oaș and it is the perfect accommodation for all of those visiting a region rich in ancestral customs and traditions. It is the ideal choice both for a short stopover or for spending some days away from the stir of the… → Read more…