The very successful event, launched by the Zavod za mladino, kulturo in turizem Koper last year, on the initiative and to help the postcovid recovery of local providers of gastronomic products, will once again diversify the last Thursday of the month from May to the end of September. The event is set up as a culinary market with Istrian dishes and local wines and other Istrian products. This year, the courtyard next to the Vinakoper wine cellar will be the first venue for the Altroka Istra Gourmet Festival, which will take place on Thursday, 26 May. Then this year as well, the event will move from the city to several locations in the countryside. At the end of June on the Santomas estate near Šmarje, at the end of July in Sv. Anton, at the end of August in Dekani, and this year as well the last event in late September will be held in Koper.