10 July - 10 August 2018
  Salalah      Oman

Adults Childrens's Dances

Contact person:  Murat Erdem

In the period from July 10 to August 10, 2018 it will be organized the new edition of International folk dance festival in Salalah, Oman, which is second big town in Oman: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salalah
Salalah tourism festival https://muscat.grand.hyatt.com/en/hotel/activities/area-activities/salalahtourism-festival.html is very important event in Oman, and International Folk dance festival under the patronages of UNESCO will be organized within the framework of this festival, in 4 periods.

Festival will invite 18 foreign folk dance groups. Groups will stay 7-10 days.
Festival will cover accommodation and food, visas, internal transport. Festival will organize for you tourist tours as well around Salalah https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CApzlBfhaH0 .
Groups should cover their travel expenses. Salalah has international airport, so festival requests all participants to book their flights to Salalah International airport directly as there is no possibility to meet and assist any group in Muscat which is 1100 km away!
In each period will be 4-5 groups, every group performing 30 – 40 minutes’ program every day, in the evenings, in different festival stages. Live music is not necessary.
Maximum number of performers is 18. Groups should perform in traditional costumes.

Participation fee:

  • 50 euro per person during the festival.

Preliminary proposed periods for groups are:

  • July 10 to16
  • July 17 to 23
  • July 24 to 30
  • August 1 to 7

Periods could be slightly changed according to arranging cheapest tickets for groups.
In the case groups are ready to come to Salalah, please respond and indicate what period of festival is most suitable for you.
Any group willing to participate must submit an Application form.
Approved groups pay in advance a 10% guarantee fee, which is to be deducted at the final payment.