During May 21-24, the town-resort Predeal resort hosted Predeal?s Days, the biggest local feast. The event was meant to promote tourism and tourist culture, traditional gastronomy, the Romanian popular song and dance, and attracted both tourists and inhabitants of Predeal. The organizers ? Predeal town hall and the city council ? also involved Vanatorul Cabin and Rozmarin Hotel, which have organized gastronomic exhibition and contests outdoors.
4 Days Show
As mayor Ionel Goidescu stated, local authorities want to make Predeal the Romanian Tourism Pearl, as it used to be once. ?We took profit of Predeal's Days to offer both tourist and locals a great four days show. The tourists who come in our resort must be happy to have chosen to spend their holyday at Predeal. For the outdoor cooking championship, we convoked the owner of Vanatorul Cabin - Stefan Bercea ? and the chef of Rozmarin Hotel ? Petrica Mandru, two famous figures of Predeal?s tourism?
Contests, Concerts and Exhibitions
Locals and tourists who participated at "Predeal?s Days" have enjoyed a high quality show. The well-known artists Maria Dragomiroiu and Andreea Balan, the mountain soldiers parade with torches, the exhibition of icons on rock (Daniela Teodoru) held in the St. Constantine and Elena church, children shows, clowns , drawings on asphalt, photo exhibition, chess and table tennis competitions, gastronomic contests and fireworks. For both organizers and participants the 4 days show was a great satisfaction.
Stefan Bercea, owner of Vanatorul Cabin also is the vice president of The Cooks? Association of Romania. He and Petrica Mandru, chef at Rozmarin Hotel have attended recently the Outdoor Cooking Championship. Vanatorul Cabin the won big trophy with . Stefan Bercea performance: the biggest omelette in the world. He used 30,000 eggs, 200 kg of bacon, 200 kg of cheese, 150 kg of onion, 150 kg of oil, 150 kg of red pepper, 1500 kg potatoes, 15 kg salt, 2 kg black pepper and other seasonings. They have spent six hours to prepare the omelette, which was approved by the Book of Records. Stefan Bercea is happy to represent Predeal in the world with this record.