Gančki majoš

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Below you can find a short description of an element listed in the Slovene Register of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

<i>Gančki majoš</i>. Photo: Jelka Pšajd, 2015.

Gančki majoš is a custom carried out on 30 April in the village of Gančani by youngsters who reach the age of 18 in the current year, with the help of the villagers. The top of a spruce tree decorated with paper decorations is carried round the village and then attached to a Maypole in the football stadium.

The bearer of the element of the intangible cultural heritage is the Local Community of Gančani.