IFF Istibanjsko Zdravozjivo-Istibanja, North-Macedonia

Contest festival in two categories (Youth Folk ensembles 12-18 years old) and Adults (over 18 years) National evenings and Ripping the rise Number of National groups: 10 Number of Intercontinental groups: 3 Number of International groups: 7 Minimum ages participants: 12 Maximum number of participants in a group: 26 Recorded music allowed: Yes Accommodation: Host-Families […]

IFF Istibanjsko Zdravozjivo-Istibanja, Macedonia

International folk festival held in the village of Istibanje, Vinica, North-Macedonia. It is one of the most valuable and most recognized festivals in North-Macedonia. It has tradition for more than 30 years. Contest festival in two categories (Youth Folk ensembles 12-18 years old) and Adults (over 18 years) National evenings and Ripping the rise Number […]

Jutajaiset Folklore Festival – Finland

The most swinging culture and folk festival of the Arctic region, has returned to Rovaniemi’s summer Jutajaiset is a city festival that lasts for three days. The festival’s main goal is to present the best Arctic culture, artists and music for everyone to enjoy. You will feel, hear and taste Jutajaiset everywhere around the city […]

Andong Mask Dance Festival

Folk dance festival, contemporary, crossover etc. We welcome of any type dance company. The festival has a competition also. Conferences, seminars, workshops and master-classes.   Number of National groups: 100 Number of International groups: 15 Minimum ages participants: 18 Maximum number of participants in a group: 20 Recorded music allowed: Yes Accomodation: Hotel Traditional Folk […]

Festival du Houblon

       PRESENTATION FESTIVAL DU HOUBLON       « FESTIVAL DU HOUBLON »  – 22-27 august 2023 – Haguenau – France   From 22 to 27 August in Haguenau (France) the Festival du Houblon invites you to travel! The biggest festival of world rhythms and colours in north-eastern France is back for its 61st […]

International Folklore Festival of Bergamo (Ducato di Piazza Pontida)

The International Folklore Festival of Bergamo The International Folklore Festival will take place in Bergamo in the last week of August, at the same time as the Sant’Alessandro celebration, Patron Saint day. The Festival – organized by the historic association of Bergamo called Ducato di Piazza Pontida – will last for about one week, and […]

Karlovarský Folklorní Festival

Number of National groups: 4 Number of International groups: 7 Minimum ages of participants: 18 Maximum number of participants in a group: 32 Recorded music allowed: No Accommodation: Hotel Traditional Folk Art: Yes Traditional Folk Music: Yes Traditional Folk Singing: Yes Present-day Dancing: Yes Workshops dance/music: Yes Traditional food preparing: No

International IOV folk festival Červený Kostelec

About the festival  International Folklore Festival in Červený Kostelec is the most important cultural events in our region and one of the oldest and largest folklore festivals in the Czech Republic. Thanks to the excellent organization, quality of the programs and participation of foreign groups is ranked among the major festivals in Europe.| The reward […]

International Folklore Festival Westerlo

About our festival “Die Spelewei” Shortly after the foundation back in 1956, folk art group Die Spelewei vzw organized the first local harvest festival. This event was soon getting bigger and it became the Internationaal Folklorefestival of Westerlo. As such, it is one of the oldest folk dance festivals of Belgium. In front of the late-19th […]