“The world is dancing in Schagen”
The World Dance Festival Schagen in the Netherlands celebrates the rich dance and culture of the whole world for a week next summer.
We will be the stage for the dance and cultural heritage of 5 international dance groups from 17 to 23 July 2023.
We are also a place where people can meet and learn about other cultures.
Thanks to the low threshold, a wide audience knows how to find the festival and visitors can enjoy top performances, workshops and cultural encounters.
The World Dance Festival Schagen is one of the 3 most important traditional Folk Art festivals concerning cultural heritage in the Netherlands.
Number of National groups: 3
Number of Intercontinental groups: 2
Number of International groups: 3
Minimum ages participants: 16
Maximum number of participants in a group: 30
Recorded music allowed: No
Accommodation: Group Accommodation
Traditional Folk Art: Yes
Traditional Folk Music: Yes
Traditional Folk Singing: Yes
Present-day Dancing: Yes