A “king” is still chosen on the island of Iž – village elder. The inhabitants of Kali prepare brodetto at their fishing feast as well as meals prepared during the times when it was thought that good pieces of fish went to the gents. In Bukovica people still remove stones which they later use to build houses. Every 10th of the month in Benkovac a fair of cattle and craft products and objects has been taking place for centuries. Asparagus is sought for in fields in spring and snails after the rain.