It was founded with the idea of exploring and presenting the folklore heritage of the island: music, dance and the traditional way of dressing. In addition, it promotes the folklore of the wider region: Dalmatia and other parts of Croatia.
Folklore Association “Šaltin” has been an active participant in almost all cultural and tourist events in the town and on the island of Hvar. The Association has taken part in island, regional, national and international folklore festivals several times, primarily presenting the folklore heritage of the island of Hvar. They have also accompanied numerous cultural events (concerts, tourism presentations, exhibitions etc.) with their dancing in Hvar, as well as in Croatia and abroad.
The Benedictine Monastery (pavement)