International Folk Festival THESALONIKI FEST
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece
Director: C.M.S. & WOFA
Application Deadline: 15 June, 2023
I N V I T A T I O
With pleasure we INVITE you (folk groups, Choral groups and orchestras majorette teams), (children, youth and adults groups) to participate on XII International Music & Dance festival “THESALONIKI FEST ” 16 - 20 July ,Thesaloniki,Greece
Festival is in cooperation with the local ensemble, local association, municipalities of the citiy of Thessaloniki, and the touristic organization organize the International festival in Thessaloniki. All folklore groups are free to apply for the festival without the age limit or the limit of the participants.
14:00 Arrival to Thessaloniki in the selected accommodation unit. Free time for the individual activities.
21:30 Meeting of the group leaders with the organizers.
17.07/ 2 Day
10:00 Briefing with the organizers and other participants.
12:00 free time for the individual activities, preparing for the opening of the festival.
19:00 Gathering of the groups. Defile.
19:30 Opening ceremony of the the festival. Performances of the groups (The detailed program of the festival and the order of appearances will be submitted to the groups on their arrival)
18.07/ 3 Day
Free time on the beach and free activities. Optional Sightseeing Tour of Thessaloniki, sea boat ride..
19:00 Performances of the groups. Closing ceremony of the festival, plaque and diploma award, exchange of the presents between the groups and the organizers. End of the festival.
19.07/ 4 Day
10:00 Optional shopping tour to the commercial center “Kosmos”, sightseeing of the Thessaloniki, tour to the White Tower, Aristotle square, Byzantine castles, Agia Sophia..
Optional night out to the local tavern with the live music
20.07/ 5 Day
11.00 Departure of participants
OPTIONAL if you stay more days
20.07/ 5 Day
10:00 Free time on the beach, optional boat ride, visiting of the Aquapark.
6 Day 21.07
12:00 Departure of the groups. End of service
- 159€ for 4 nights with 2 meals per day in 3* hotel
Accommodation in the hotel in base HB / breakfast and dinner /
Participation on the festival
Plaques, Souvenirs, diploma, photo, DVD.
Companion during the festivaL
Price does not include:
Optional excursions, night outs, parties, sightseeing, bus parking fee (where required), foreigner city tax (where required, for the participants above 14. Y.o. excluded the group leaders and drivers)
Insurance for passengers. Other individual costs of the participants.
Supplement for the extension of stay: 32€ per day per person
Supplement for the double room 7€ per day/per person Supplement for the single room 25€ Per day/Per person
Reviews from the groups:
This festival has review of 6 groups and average estimation is VERY GOOD - 8,0/10