Young Rijeka citizens can spend their free time participating in numerous extracurricular activities and manifestations intended for them.

The following institutions, associations and organisations organise free time of children and youth:

  • Youth Home
  • Children’s playrooms
  • Sports associations  (The Rijeka Sports Association in cooperation with the daily newspaper Novi list prepares every year a guide to enrolling children in sports clubs)
  • Associations of technical culture
  • The local board councils of the City of Rijeka  (occasional manifestations, gifts delivery of the occasion of St Nicholas and Santa Clause, organisation of workshops, playrooms and art meetings, accompanied by exhibitions of children’s works etc.)

Moreover, a number of manifestations for children and youth are organised in Rijeka or those that include accompanying children’s programmes. Also, various forms of recreation are available for children and youth.