First World tamburitza festival „Tamburica fest“ was performed in Deronje village from June 27th to June 29th 2008. Rade Serbedija opened a festival, then Olivera Katarina singed a song “Delem, delem” and remembered public on old times when cult film “Sakupljaci perja” was recorded. Haris Dinovic performed a concert on first festival day and public was enchanted. On Saturday and Sunday tamburitza orchestra from Macedonia, Slovenia, Croatia and USA performed a concert and after competition program public enjoyed in concerts of group “Odila” and Luis.
The winners were: the best orchestra “Ravnica” Subotica, the best prim player was Zoran Bugarski Brica from tamburitza orchestra “Zorule”, the best author composition was played by tamburitza orchestra “Bice skoro propast sveta” Deronje.