27 January 2020     Festivals 

Strong preparations for the conduction of 7 festivals in May in Turkey were started. Festivals are held under the auspices of the European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF.

If you want to visit the cozy town of Manavgat located between the Taurus Mountains to the north, and the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean coast, we are proposing you to check the conditions for participation in the International "Antalya Dance Music Culture Festival" which are going to be held from 2nd to 7th of May 2020 and also the regulation of the International Youth festival in Antalya which will be held from 7th to 12th of May 2020.

At 75 km. northwest of Manavgat, the Mediterranean will welcome you at XVI. Antalya International Youth Festival in the period May 15 - 20. At the same time, you can join also the XII. Marmaris International Folklore Festival or enjoy your stay in the Black Sea city of Samsun, located in Northern Turkey which will host the International Youth Festival.

From 16th to 20th May in Istanbul you can learn more about the millennial history, rich culture and landmarks of the region from several eras through the International Folklore Dance and Music Festival "BOSPHORUS". On the Aegean coast, the town of Ayvalak invites you to join the II. Ayvalik International Dance Competition in the period May 17 - 21, 2020. 

Submit your application and present your folklore and traditional arts while enjoying the hospitality of the beautiful destinations listed above.