12 - 15 September 2019
  Rimini      Italy

Adults Childrens's Dances Choirs / Songs Orchestras Habits

Director:  Mr. Dragan Petkovich

Participants are ensembles from Italy, Slovenia, Poland, Ukraine, Greece, Turkey, Serbia, Indonesia, India, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Croatia, Czech, Slovakia, Romania, Russia, Armenia, Lithuania, Latvia, Bulgaria, Hungary…


12.09  – Arrival of ensemble at hotel, accomodation... Info-appointment... Tour and introduction to the most popular summer resort in Italy, walking, swimming, tour of Rimini,  his beautiful sun beaches, the city... Return to hotel. Dinner. Overnight stay. Possibility of departure to some of many discoteques in Rimini.

13.09 – Breakfast. Festival day ! Preparing for Defile. Defile thru the City of Rimini. Perform of cultural-art societies. Receiving of certificates and Plaquas. Dinner. Facultative: Discoteque. Overnight stay.

14.09 – Breakfast.  Facultative half day tour to San Marino, on arrival follows a tour of this oldest republic in the world: monument of Garibaldi, Porta San Francesco, Square of freedom… Return to Rimini. Dinner. Facultative: mutually– friendly night at Discoteque… Overnight stay.

15.09 – Breakfast. After breakfast departure of ensemble on facultative tour to Venice, Verona, Padova or Treiste…Return to the point of departure… With another meeting next year!


Excursions proposed by the organizer are optional and are reserved only after request up to 2 weeks before the beginning of the festival!

Participation fee: 

  • 85 Euro per person 
(paying goes in several month payments till departure time)

Participation fee includes:

  • Hotel accomodation with three stars Hotels like Oceanic ***, Faber ***, 2000 ***, Corona***, Cosmos ***,  Fantasy ***, Christian ***, Gallasia ***, Brooklyn ***, ... in Rimini based on 3 half board service: breakfast and dinner in 1/3 and 1/4 rooms; 
  • Organization expenses;
  • Degrees;
  • Program leading;
  • Professional assistance;
  • Inviting letter;
  • Additional seat on every 25 member (24+1)

Participation fee doesn't include:

  • Tourist tax for hotel in Rimini from 1€ – 2€ depend of hotel chategory per person per day;
  • Facultative tours: San Marino 7 € (3-4 € with own bus), Venice 18 € (12 € with own bus), Bologna (3-4 € with own bus), Diskoteque (6 – 8 €)  - the price of tour depends exclusively on number of interested to some of the tours; Excursions proposed by the organizer are optional and are reserved only after request up to 2 weeks before the beginning of the festival!
  • Additional day (half board) is 20 euro per person;
  • Visa and insurance (for cultural-art societies visas are free with inviting letter which gets every ensemble from Italian cultural-art society which also takes part in this manifestation).

Note: All ensembles must provide their own music, leading orchestar or music CDs. Each ensemble is obligated to set performance in duartion of 10-15 minutes.


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.

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