Istrakon is science fiction and fantasy convention which is held in Pazin every March. It lasts for three days and visitors can listen to interesting lectures, play board games and quizzes and engage in other activities.
Istria (Croatian, Slovene: Istra; Italian: Istria; Istriot: Eîstria), formerly Histria (Latin), is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. The peninsula is located at the head of the Adriatic between the Gulf of Trieste and the Bay of Kvarner. It is shared by three countries: Croatia, Slovenia and Italy.