Question

What festivals/events in Turkey are the most popular with tourists?

Please tell me the Turkish Festivals that tourists literally flock to. Which festivals also encourage domestic tourism? Please give me the dates also as I am very interested to experience them.

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Country: Turkey

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first tell me when u want to visit i can inform u about your visiting date
Festivals in Turkey

Festival Name.................................Festival Month
Ankara International Film Festival............December
International Ankara Music Festival...........May
International Istanbul Film Festival..........April
International Istanbul Jazz Festival..........July
International Istanbul Music Festival.........June
International Istanbul Theatre Festival.......May
Kirkpinar Oil Wrestling.......................June
Marmaris Yacht Festival.......................May
Unite in Paradise Reggae Festival.............May
Mevlana Festival..............................December
Turkish Formula 1 Grand Prix..................May
If you are interested Istanbul Ahirkapi(Gypsy) Festival.That is on every 5th May in Istanbul and an untouristic event full of music and dance.
Hi,
If you want to come in April;

28.th International Istanbul Film Festival 09-14 April
"Trouble The Water", "Revanche", "The Baader Meinhof Complex" are nominees of 81.st Annual Awards and you can watch more films.
Also istanbul is very nice in April
see you :)
Please check for major festivals in Istanbul.
Cheers,
Selin
this is the web site adress of our ministry of culture and tourism..u can check there are many useful imformations about turkey for the travellers...i can give many dates but there are hundreds of festivals in turkey 12 months of the year....depends when are you planning to come and exprience....greetings from turkey...
MEVLANA FESTİVAL İN DECEMBER; THİS İS VERY İNETRNATİONL.

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