Children's Smile

The festival of humor and children creativity “Children’s Smile” is an entertaining manifestation of an international character which is organized by the Children’s Smile Club in “19. April” Primary School from Derventa. The tradition of the festival dates back from 2005, and it is usually organized in May. The participants of the Festival are primary schools from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro and Croatia, while the manifestation is visited by thousands of viewers.

The aim of the festival is to cherish humor, tradition and customs, and enable the opportunities and equal chances for all students to express their creativity. The visitors of the festival are able to see different contents in relation to history and culture, customs and tradition.

Within the Festival, “19. April” school organizes literary and artistic contests, in which all schools participating in the Festival, except for the host school, take part.

        In the premises of “19. April” school, students compete in decoration of showrooms, as well as in manufacturing of creative costumes which can be seen during the students’ defile along the town’s streets.

The final part of the manifestation is held in the Sports Hall, where the most successful and the most imaginative festival participants, according to the score of the jury of experts, are awarded with “The Golden Children’s smile” diplomas and other awards.



Organizer contact details:

 “19 April Primary School

Svetog Save 4

74 000 Derventa

00 387 (0)53 333 093