FESTIVAL INFO

CONDITION

HOTEL INFO

PARTICIPATION FEE

PROGRAM

Introduction
O
ur aim is not only to bring different cultures together, but also to promote our history, which has been the center of civilization for many centuries.
Harmanfolk
HARMANCULTURE FESTIVAL ORG.
It was founded in 1987 with the aim of arranging international cultural organizations.The first international event had been taken place in
1990 in Istanbul /Turkey. HARMAN arrange
international folklore festivals, music band
Chorus festivals and competition and
international
culturecompetition every year
.  




 
Festival is open to  the groups folk dance, folk music , instrumental ensembles brass band,  majorette, Chorus, Modern dance, theatre groups from all ages can  take place. Age of participate and  number of participants is not limited. Performances are approximately 12-15  minutes.  The time of the performance allowed will be strictly limited. All groups will show  their performance 2 or  3 nights   in MILIES –VISITSA Municipality .Accommodation will be in  Milies  and Visitsa town ***  hotels rooms 2-3 beds and 2 meals per day,
Breakfast –Dinner . f groups can arrive by plane will pay transportation fee (Theselaniki – Athens) Theselaniki – milies  258 km.  Athens – milies  356 km Kala nera –Milies 9 km Volos – milies 27 km. All groups have  to bring 2 flags of  theirs country and besides 3-4 souvenirs .

Group will visit historical area, VOLOS
town  archaeological museum -  sightseeing tour - Sandy beach - shopping,  KALA NERA   town sightseeing tour- Sandy beach - sightseeing tour- shopping -  private  Boat tour, public bazaar, night party
 . If Group accept and agree with the festival conditions, have to fill up the APPLICATION FORM and send us with a short brief about their background and their previously activities in abroad and group photos by e-mail with attachment file.
All payments have to be pay in cash (travel-cheque not acceptable) at the first day of the festival. Group should transfer the deposit  1000 euro   till 01 May to organizers bank account  in order to send official  invitation letter.  This deposit is non-refundable.in order to pay to hotel reservation; if you want to stay at single room we can arrange it with extra fee. it is possible to organize, such as; for  extra day 30 euro-per person for one day.



 

Festival Organization committee will provide an English-Turkish or GREEC speaking guide to each group. All groups can perform live music or CD too. There will be three time gift exchange with Mayor
and festival organizations. Groups must bring National flag, banners for ceremonies for parade. All group musicians will be asked to provide fun nights while teaching their traditional dances to the others. Groups should prepare their programs 12-15 minutes performance, the parades will be at the main streets and it is about 1 km. long.

Transportation

If group is going to by PLANE, we are going to hire the bus for their all ground transportations.  Groups will
pay this bus cost. Bus, serves throughout the festival dates
(Airport transfers, excursions program transfers; group will visit historical area and transfers to the field performance. At the first day of the festival transportation fee should be paid to the festival committee.

If group is coming by own BUS all parking places free
of charge.  Festival committee won’t give any petrol
for all ground transportations to the buses.



 

Festival  Date

12 - 16 June 2014

 

Participation fee is total 125 Euro for 4 days
per person .On every 35 people –one group leader or bus driver are charge free. 


ACTIVITIES DURING THE FESTIVAL;

Group will visit historical area, ( Milies museum, Ton Taksiarhon church, )   VOLOS town  archaeological museum -  sightseeing tour - Sandy beach - shopping,  KALA NERA   town sightseeing tour-private  Boat tour, public bazaar, night party.

1-     Α WALK IN PILLION
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Qih0-hhMMo

2-    PELION ACTIVITIES
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PRPiD2CVihU

3-    BEACHES OF PILLION
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QUCLz80Rr4

4-   GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT PILLION
 
(history , geography , culture , activities etc.)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T5EzhWEvaHw&list=PLs0QaAykZOYGVJBJegX6ekSZD2D-tBwS0

5-    VIZITZA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpF1ghONEs0

6-     MILIES
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6755C-nODUo

FOR MORE INFO ABOUT PILLION YOU CAN VISIT
https://www.pelionweb.gr/en/

 

 

CHANGEABLE FESTIVAL PROGRAM

Day-1:

-         12:30 arrival & arrangement of the hotels

-          visit Milies museum, library and the unique church Agios Taxiarchos, a small walk to the Milies train station

-         19:30 Dinner and welcome party (bring your traditional drinks to sheare!)

Day-2:

-         09:30 breakfast
  
11:o0 / 18:00 beach or free time
  
19:00 dinner
  
21:00 opening parade and performances

Day-3:

-         09:30 breakfast
  
11:00 / 18:00 beach or free time
  
19:00 dinner
  
21:00 performances

Day-4:

-         09:30 breakfast
  
10:30 / 18:00 visit to Volos town (*Archaeology museum, shopping, city centre, *boat tour) or free time
  
19:00 dinner

-         Goodbye party

Day-5:

-         09:30 breakfest
  
12:30  departure

 *depending on interest  and possibilities , has entrance fee 

 

HARMAN CULTURE & FESTIVAL ORGANIZATION

Rasimpasa Mahallesi Macit Erbudak Sokak 34/1 Kadiköy / Istanbul / Türkiye
Tel : 0090 216 346 13 54   -   Fax : 0090 216 346 13 08
www.harmanfolk.com   -   harman@harmanfolk.com