Mushrooms festival in Varėna is a traditional Southeast Lithuania‘s celebration that gathers mushrooming enthusiats from the entire Lithuania. During the event there is a mushrooming championship where participating groups collect several tens of kilograms of mushrooms. After the competition there is a concert where regional art collectives, best folk groups and famous musicians perform their programs, folk artists and craftsmen invite to visit the fair. There are also exhibitions‘ openings and sports competitions happening.