1 - 10 July 2021
 Poti, Kobuleti, Batumi     Georgia

Childrens's Competitive nature Dances Choirs / Songs Authentic Processed

Director:  Murman Gamisonia

Goal of the festival: 

  • Development of folklore arts; popularization of the world folklore culture; sharing of experience between participants; empowerment of mutual respect and tolerance; deepening of creative contacts; popularization of Georgian and world folklore arts; improvement of the level of qualification of choreographers; 

Festival participants:

  • Folklore groups from different countries of the world and different regions of Georgia (ages not limited) take part in the Festival. 

Participation conditions:

Participants present two shows (3-5 minutes each) in the following nominations:

  • folklore dances, folklore songs (ensembles and individual);
  • songs and romances;
  • folklore handcraft arts (exhibitions).
  • In the final conclusive concert participating artists will present only one show.  
  • Music can be live or phonogram.
  • With the application Festival participants submit their program (audio, video files of their previous shows, materials necessary to be published in the newspaper and Festival booklet).
  • Festival participants will be awarded with the Festival Laureate Diplomas and different presents.  

Participation fee:

Festival and Contest Participation fee: according to self-funding principle each foreign participating groups pay the following fee per participant of their group: 

  • 250 Euro per person – 10 days – 2-star hotel accommodation (3 and 4-bed rooms), meals 3 times a day; all in-country transportation; 
  • 300 Euro per person – 10 days – 2-start hotel accommodation (2, 3, 4-bed rooms), meals 3 times a day; all in-country transportation; 
  • 350 Euro per person – 10 days – 3-star hotel accommodation (2, 3 bed rooms), meals 3 times a day; all in-country transportation; 

Fee for participation in the Contest is EURO 300 for groups and EURO 50 for soloists. 

Note: accommodation will be located in the City of Kobuleti; hotels will be specified after the type and level of hotel will be chosen by each participating group.  

Participation fee includes:

  • 10 days accommodation in comfort rooms, TV, private bathroom with a shower and hot water;
  • 10 days full board; 
  • Free Excursions; 
  • Full support our staff during the festival. 

*Supplement for double room – 5 euro per day per person.
*Supplement for single room – 10 euro per day per person.

Participation fee does not include:

  • Additional day in the hotels: 25, 30, 35 euro per person per day (depending on the category of service selected); 
  • Optional tours; 
  • International Transport, insurance; 

Any group wishing to participate must complete an Application form.
Approved  groups  pay in advance  a 10% guarantee fee that  is deducted at  the final payment.

As a next step the participating group transfers 50% advance payment of the whole fee to be paid. 
Remaining 40% is to be transferred not later than a week ahead of the start of Festival.

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