Celje Fair

About us

Celje Fair Plc. is a company that specialises in organising fairs and events and renting out congress halls. We are the largest organiser of fairs in Slovenia. Throughout 40 years of experience we have gained national as well as international recognition. We are organisers of 20 fairs, some of which are annual and others are biennial.
Each year the fairs at the Celje Showground are visited by over 230,000 visitors. With other events included, the number of visitors comes close to half a million. Ours is the largest and most modernly equipped showground in Slovenia.
Another important activity in addition to fairs is organisation of events. Celje Fair boasts a wide range of premises, appropriate for various meetings and other social and educational events, which fulfil all the requirements of the modern business world.

A stroll through our history

Celje lives with fairs and fairs live with Celje. The tradition of craft and trade shows is kept alive by Celje Fair, Plc. We started organising fairs as early as in 1967.
  • Oktober 1863

    First contemporary fair event (first agricultural show in Celje)
  • 1922

    First trade show organised by the Pan-Slovenian Craft Society (167 exhibitors from Slovenia and Yugoslavia)
  • 1967

    Slovenian craftspeople make a decision to have annual trade fairs in Celje (decision made at the “First Craftspeople Convention” on 2nd September 1967 in Dobrna, which was accompanied by a crafts show)
  • od 1968 do 1975

    Celje has already had eight fair events at the athletic stadium of the Kladivar Athletic Society
  • 1976

    Opening of the event hall on 20th July and the establishment of the Institute ŠRC Golovec in May the same year. After that, the event moved to permanent indoor premises and designated outdoor area that enables a more contemporary and organised manner of exhibiting.
  • od 1984 do 1993

    Construction of special exhibition halls C, D and E. Institute ŠRC Golovec is transformed to Celjski sejem d.o.o.
  • 1995

    Construction of the administrative building Celjanka
  • 1996

    Celjski sejem d.o.o. is transformed to Celjski sejem d.d.
  • 1999

    Construction of Exhibition Hall L
  • 2004

    Construction of Exhibition Hall K
  • 2009

    Installation of solar power plant on the roofs of exhibition halls

Who we are

Management Board

Nina Ermenc Pangerl, MA

President of the Management Board

mag. Robert Otorepec, univ. dipl. ekon.

Executive Director

mag. Franc Pangerl

Vice president of the Management Board

Boštjan Marovt

Vice president of the Management Board

Tina Kramer, univ. dipl. prav.

Member of the Management Board

Bojana Komplet

Head of the cabinet of the Management Board

03 54 33 211


Company ID

Celje Fair Plc.
Organisation of fairs, sports and cultural events and hospitality
Dečkova cesta 1, 3000 Celje
Tax ID: SI51469243
Registration number: 5159636000

Transaction accounts

A BANKA d.d. IBAN: SI56 0510 0801 5295 825; SWIFT BIC: ABANSI2X

Delavska hranilnica d.d.: IBAN:SI56 6100 0000 6498 280; SWIFT BIC: HDELSI22

NKBM d.d.: IBAN: SI56 0483 5000 3398 840; SWIFT BIC: KBMASI2X

ADDIKO BANK d.d.: IBAN: SI56 3300 0000 0531 163; SWIFT BIC:HAABSI22

NLB d.d.: IBAN: SI56 0223 4001 2540 790; SWIFT BIC: LJBASI2X