We are proud to live and work in the exceptional historical frontier region of Lithuania Minor and Lithuania. We nurture tolerance for multicultural heritage, care for the preservation of natural values, creating a pleasant environment for ourselves and the visitors of the littoral, taking responsibility for the past of the country, people and nature.
Šilutė District municipality is famous for its activities in five cultural centres, Friedrich Bajoraitis Public Library and its branches, Šilutė Museum, and the Chamber Drama Theatre. Each year the last weekend of May, the beautiful town birthday festivities are celebrated. Many other traditional events are organized.
The most important events of the town are:
Silute Town festival (moments from the Festival)
Fish Soup Cooking Championship (moments from the Championship)
Macikai village concentration camp