Manisa / TURKEY 23-29 APRIL 2019

Manisa, with its long-rooted traditions and its historical missions up to the present time, along with its unique natural landscape and cultural entities, is one of the important cultural cities in Turkey. We are now organizing The 479 th International Manisa Mesir Paste and Folkdance Festival, the most prominent tradition and richness of our city, bearing the signs of successive civilizations that blossomed in this region.

Without straying away from its traditional roots, we are planning to celebrate ‘Manisa Mesir Paste and Folkdance Festival’, included in the list of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage in 2012, with an ever-increasing enthusiasm and activities richer in variety in 2019, together with both national and international participants.

The Festival Program will start with ‘Mesir Paste Mixing Ceremony’ on March 21, during Newroz Festival, and will be realized between 23-29th of April 2019.

In the frame of International Manisa Mesir Paste and Folkdance Festival Programe, we host so many national and international folkdance ensembles every year. The groups perform minimum 3 shows and take part in the whole organizations.

Regarding the herein above mentioned Festival Program, we are inviting folk dance ensembles from all over the world to participate in the 479 th International Manisa Mesir Paste and Folkdance Festival.

We – the festival organizers – will do our utmost create the ideal conditions for the event.

Committee of Mesir Festival

You can download to Application Form and General Rules on below link.

Application Form & General Rules