The International Folk Dance and Music Festival "PARALIA SUMMER FEST" welcomed 300 participants from North Macedonia, Turkey, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Latvia and Greece. The event was held in the period from 8 to 12 June 2023 in Paralia, Greece. The official festival evening created a festive mood in the central square of Olympic Beach. The festival was held on a stage attracting many spectators. Second festival event was held at the center of Katerini. The groups exchanged professional experience at a specially organized gala evening with a workshop. The artists presented their traditional dances and had fun at the specially organized disco party, which lasted until midnight. The guests returned to their countries with great memories and with hope to come back again next year.