National Gospić Day

July 22, the Feast of St. Mary Magdalene, the patron saint of Gospić; on the Stjepan Radić Square (duration: 30 days)

To mark the National Gospić Day, a series of cultural, sports, and music events is held in June and July, while on the day itself, July 22, a central ceremony is traditionally held on the main square, Trg Stjepana Radića. The day also sees popular music concerts and performances from folklore ensembles and cultural and artistic associations, and a food fair presenting food from twin towns, while the end of the ceremony is traditionally marked by a large fireworks display.