16 - 20 September 2020
  Marmaris      Turkey

Adults Childrens's Dances Choirs / Songs Orchestras

Director:  Selcuk YILDIZ

Application Form

  until 10 July 2020

Organizer’s aim is bridge between the cultures. Every year we host different countries in our festivals. Festivals that focus on cultural or specifically ethnic topics also has the aim of sharing traditions, stories and experience, providing a means for unity among nations, meeting new friends. 
Since 2006, we were organizing 110 international folklore festivals. When we announced our festivals we said "We are waiting all over the World to our festival”. We hosted nearly 11.000 folklore friends from Macedonia, Serbia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Bulgaria, Greece, Kosovo, Republic of Ingushetia, Montenegro, Romania, Jordan, Latvia, Russia, Indonesia, Lithuania, Hungary, Mexico, India, Yakutia Republic, North Osetia, Sri Lanka,Ukraine, Argentina, Nepal in our 89 festivals as in your Dreams.”
 
History of Marmaris
Marmaris - the crossroad of the aegean and mediterranean seaspart of the mediterranean sea between neighbours turkey and greece is the aegean sea. this is how the two neighbours refer to the part the mediterranean between them. the aegean sea is connected to the black sea by çanakkale and İstanbul straits. A frequently asked question; “Where is the beginning and end of the mediterranean and aegean seas?”
The answer is: Marmaris

Participants:

Folk Dance Groups
Modern Dance Groups
Pop Dance Groups
Choral Groups
Music Bands
Orchestras
Majorettes

Participant fee:

  • 145 Euro per person - 4 nights on full board
  • Additional day - 45 Euro/person/day
  • Every 25th participant is free of charge

Participant fee includes:

  • Accomodation in 4* hotel
  • Participation in the event
  • 3 times (buffet) meal
  • All drinks
  • Medical Insurance

Participant fee does not include:

  • Transportation (Airport to Marmaris and return)

Conditions:

Each country can participate with one group in category (folk dance, pop dance, modern dance, choir, majorettes, orchestra)
The committee won’t pay any fee to groups for attending the organization.
The group should be in Muğla  - Marmaris on 16 August 2020  and the depart on 20 September 2020 after breakfast.
The number partcipants is not limite (including manager, leader, musicians, drivers and dancers).
The age of dancers is not limited.
Performances should be either 5-10-15 min.
The groups may perform with live music or a CD.
The groups should come with their national flags.
The groups' list which contains dancers, musicians, leaders, driver’s age and sex should be send before 1 August 2019.
If group will arrive by plane to Dalaman Airport, transfer (Airport-Hotel, Hotel-Airport, transfer during the festival) will be 700 Euro. It will be organized by the committee.

 

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.

As a next step: 50% of total fee will must be transfer - the group will receive an official invitation! Without payment the group will be cancelled.


Application Form     until 10 July 2020



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