Cultural Artistic Association "Mladost" ("Youth") established in 1953. in Pale, the municipality of the city of Sarajevo, the Capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Nowaday it gathers more than 250 members and it is divided in few sections: folklore, choir, flute, guzzle, national orchestra, and traditional troupes.
The goal of the Association is to uphold authentic folklore tradition and culture through dances, songs, and folk costumes.
It's role in the cultural life of Sarajevsko-romanijska region BiH and larger area is very important.
They are also taking part in various cultural occasions (Austria, France, Germany, Denmark, Czech Republic, Hungary, Rumania, Greece, Turkey…)
In 1987. at the festival of folklore in Algeria, in the competition of 67 countries "Mladost" shared the first place with Indonesia. In oktober 2005.
"Mladost" performed at the ceremony of the opening of the BH Embassy in Prague.
Cultural Club "Mladost" successfully organised:
8. European Festival of Serbian Folklore, Pale 2003.
13. European Festival of Serbian Folklore, Pale 2008.
Those festivals numbered more than 3000 members.
Pale is university, tourist, cultural and sports centre region. The Olympic mountains of Jahorina and Trebevic, legendary Romanija, Orlovaca cave which is an extraordinary speleological site, ecologically spotless vocation area as well as cultural and historical attractions present an excelent and diverse offer for tourism.
Modern tourist objects offer a completly pleasure to their guests. Jahorina is 12 km far from the town of Pale.
The skiers on Jahorina have more than 25 km of nicely kept pists for Alpine skiing, which are connected with ski – lifts.