22 July 2016     Festivals 

From 1st till 10th of July 2016 in six cities on the Black Sea coast of Georgia, by organization from the Georgian Union of Choreographers has been held the folklore (choreographic) international children and youth Festival Caucasus-2016.

Along with the ensembles from almost all of the regions of Georgia in the Festival participated groups from Latvia, Israel, Russian Federation, India, Armenia, Iran, Turkey and Azerbaijan.

In total, the Festival has hosted 40 Georgian ensembles (2575 dancers) and eight foreign groups; average audience attendance at each of the concerts was up to 2500. 

Along with the concerts held in framework of the Caucasus-2016 Festival, the invited groups have performed at parallel festivals and concerts.  During the course of Festival have been organized master-classes and excursion tours in western Georgia. Meetings of supervisors of visiting groups with the heads of local Municipalities, Mayor’s Offices and Ministries have also been held.