About 2000 participants from 10 countries – Latvia, Poland, Geogia, Sweden, Russia, Iran, South Korea, Mexico, Spain and Armenia took part in this year International Festival “Happy planet”, said the organizers – Robert Mkrtchyan (director of the festival) and Roza Manukyan (PR). The contest was held from 14th till 20th of July in Tsaghkadzor (Armenia). Participants competed in 4 categories and 3 age groups.
“Armenian dance group with participants up to 16 years old is the winner of Grand Prix. In age group up to 17 years old, winners are the Ensemble for folklore songs and dances from Warsaw Economic Institute. Special guests were the advisor of Republic of Armenia Cutural Ministry - Arsen Grigoryan (Armenia) and the president of Armenian National Dance Confederation - Karen Gevorgyan. The festival was broadcasted on few TV channels.”