20 August 2019 Festivals
International dance and music folklore festival "Ohrid lake" was held in the period 9 - 13 August in North Macedonia. The event was attended by 260 performers, who came from neighboring countries. The first festival evening included a meeting with the directors of the group where they discussed themes and shared knowledge regarding folklore arts.
Participants together with professional guides explored the Old town of Ohrid and experienced a boat trip to the "St. Naum" Monastery.
Festival event was opened by local Macedonian dance group and the concert continued with dancers and musicians from Turkey, Bulgaria, Croatia and Slovakia.
During the final festival concert, participants exchanged gifts and souvenirs which will remind them for their nice stay. Organizers prepared also a disco party for the groups where they created many intercultural contacts.