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4TH ANNUAL TURKISH FESTIVAL OF CHARLOTTE

The American Turkish Association of North Carolina presents the 4th Annual Turkish Festival of Charlotte.

This event is supported by a grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 Oasis Shrine Auditorium

Date:

 October 25, 2014 11:00 am

Website:

 http://www.charlotteturks.org/home-2/



TURKFEST 2014

Seattle Center Festal presents TurkFest, Oct. 18 and 19. Explore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of Turkey through live performances, visual arts, hands-on activities, foods, games, an authentic Turkish tea house, and a lively marketplace. This enriching, engaging, and entertaining festival of friendship celebrates the multiple cultures that link modern Turkey to the East and West.

Presented in partnership with Turkish American Cultural Association of Washington.

Location:

 Armory / Center House Main Floor

Date:

 October 18 - 19, 2014

Website:

 http://seattlecenter.com/festal/detail.aspx?id=18



12th ANNUAL ATA-DC TURKISH FESTIVAL

Authentic Turkish Cuisine,Turkish Coffee House and Fortune Telling, Traditional Turkish Music and Folkdance Performances, Turkish Bazaar – Arts & Crafts, Kid's Games and Activities, Art Contest for Children, Cultural Activities and much more.

Location:

 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, between 12th and 14th streets

Date:

 September 28, 2014 11:00 am

Website:

 www.turkishfestival.org

Email:

 festival@atadc.org



3rd TURKISH CULTURAL HERITAGE MONTH

The American Turkish Association of Washington D.C. (ATA-DC) is proud to announce the 3rd Annual Turkish Cultural Heritage Month taking place this September in Washington D.C . September will be filled with a variety of events showcasing Turkish culture, arts, cuisine, fashion, and connections with the American people.

Location:

 Washington D.C.

Date:

 September 07 - 28, 2014

Website:

 http://www.turkishfestival.org/

Email:

 festival@atadc.org



1st ANNUAL TURKISH HERITAGE FESTIVAL

In conjunction with Turkish Airlines and the American Turkish Association of Washington D.C., come celebrate the rich culture of Turkey at the first ever Turkish Heritage Festival. The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center will come alive with the tastes and talent of Turkey with live entertainment, mouth-watering traditional Turkish cuisine and coffee, and Turkish vendors bringing the best items of Turkey to Tysons.

Location:

 Tysons Corner Center Plaza, 1961 Chain Bridge Rd, McLean, VA 22102

Date:

 September 12 - 14, 2014

Website:

 http://www.turkishfestival.org/heritage-weekend.html



OTTAWA TURKISH FESTIVAL

The Festival will be open to general public free of charge and will display Turkish art, folk dance, music and gourmet food, where visitors will get an opportunity to celebrate, learn, and savour Turkish hospitality, culture, heritage and cuisine.

Location:

 Confederation Park,Ottawa

Date:

 September 08 - 14, 2014

Website:

 www.ottawaturkishfestival.com

Email:

 info@ottawaturkishfestival.com



12th CHICAGO TURKISH FESTIVAL

Introduce Turkish Cultural heritage and hospitality with its art, culture, and cuisine to everyone in the Chicagoland area.

Location:

 Pioneer Court, 401 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Date:

 September 04 - 06, 2014

Website:

 http://www.chicagoturkishfestival.com/index.php



ISTANBULIVE V: Turk Rock Fest

Istanbulive VI presents Mercan Dede & Istanbul Tribe North American Tour It has been five years since the unprecedented Istanbulive showcase launched at Central Park SummerStage presenting the best of Turkish music this side of the Bosporus. After traveling to prestigious festivals like Lincoln Center Out of Doors and SXSW after its launch, Istanbulive returns to NY for its sixth installment. Over 20,000 fans have attended the five editions so far, and Istanbulive VI will bring its rich tapestry of traditions and talent to Brookfield Place Winter Garden in Lower Manhattan as part of The Global Beat Festival.

This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 Toronto - New York City - Chicago - Cleveland

Date:

 June 15 - 21, 2014

Website:

 www.istanbulive.org



19th LONDON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

The 19th London Turkish Film Festival arrives to celebrate a triumphant year of achievement for Turkish cinema following on from the Berlin festival, which included four films in its official selection, and the inclusion of Nuri Bilge Ceylan's WINTER SLEEP in competition for the Palme d'Or at the upcoming Cannes Film Festival. All very appropriate for a year which marks the centenary of Turkish Cinema

Location:

 London

Date:

 May 22 - June 01, 2014

Website:

 http://www.ltff.co.uk/



13th NEW YORK TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

In building bridges between cultures, cinema is a particularly powerful tool that transports audiences to distant places, while reflecting universality of various human experiences and emotions. For the past thirteen years, The New York Turkish Film Festival has screened over 300 Turkish films to a steadily increasing audience.

This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 SVA Theater, 333 West 23rd St. New York, NY 10011

Date:

 May 16 - 25, 2014

Website:

 http://www.newyorkturkishfilmfestival.com



INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN AND YOUTH DAY FESTIVAL

Turkish Society of Canada and Turkish Community Heritage Centre of Canada (TCHCC), are organizing “International Children and Youth Day Festival”, on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at Nathan Phillips Square, also recognized by UNICEF, to celebrate "April 23 - Sovereignty and Children's Day".

Location:

 Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St. West, Toronto, ON, M5H 2N1 Canada

Date:

 May 03, 2014 1:30 pm

Website:

 http://us6.campaign-archive2.com/?u=ff21524a257cb08ce28b4c0e3&id=74c59fb49f&e=76b04140e0



9th NEW JERSEY TURKISH DAY FESTIVAL

Turkish American Associations presents 9th Turkish Day Festival. The festival will be celebrated with great enthusiasm on Saturday, May 3.

Location:

 Parade along main street between Madison Ave. & Clifton Park

Date:

 May 03, 2014 12:00 pm

Website:

 https://tr-tr.facebook.com/tadf.org



6th NAZIM HIKMET POETRY FESTIVAL

The fifth Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival will be celebrating the Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish. Invited speaker is Fady Joudah, poet and the leading translator of Darwish’s poetry to English. The program will also include a panel discussion on the life and poetry of Mahmoud Darwish.

This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 Page Walker Arts & History Center, Cary, NC 27513

Date:

 April 13, 2014

Website:

 http://www.nazimhikmetpoetryfestival.org/index.php?id=4



SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S FRIENDSHIP FESTIVAL

(ICFF) will take place at Seattle Center, Fisher Pavilion in Seattle on Saturday, April 12-13th, 2014. International Children’s Friendship Festival is an event that is run by children and features performances by the children, highlighting their ethnic heritages. Various different nationalities are represented through music, ballet and folk dances. The children celebrate their international friendship through experiencing the rich tapestry of the world’s cultures.

This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 Seattle Center, Fisher Pavilion, 305 Harrison St., Seattle, Washington 98109

Date:

 April 12 - 13, 2014

Website:

 http://childrensfest.tacawa.org/



2ND HOUSTON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

The popularity of last year’s inaugural edition demonstrated the strong interest Houston audiences have in exploring new Turkish cinema. Selections for the second year include award-winning films by many of Turkey’s most creative contemporary filmmakers.

This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 The Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Date:

 April 11 - 13, 2014

Website:

 http://www.mfah.org/films/series/46/



13th BOSTON TURKISH FILM AND MUSIC FESTIVAL

This Festival gives Boston film enthusiasts the rare opportunity to explore films—many of which are North American premieres—by emerging and established Turkish filmmakers. All films are in Turkish with English subtitles.

This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Date:

 March 20 - April 06, 2014

Website:

 http://www.mfa.org/programs/series/13th-annual-boston-turkish-film-festival



19th FILM FESTIVAL TURKEY/GERMANY

On the March 2014, the 19th Filmfestival Turkey - Germany will take place in Nuremberg Germany. Its one of the cultural highlights about Movies and Arts in both Nations.

Location:

 Nurnberg, Germany

Date:

 March 13 - 23, 2014

Website:

 http://www.fftd.net



LOS ANGELES TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

The purpose of LATFF is to promote awareness of Turkish Cinema in the West Coast, to provide future networking relations among young filmmakers, and to give the creative crew members (Director, Writer, Producer and Director of Photography) the opportunity to showcase their work in the heart of Los Angeles.

Location:

 Los Angeles

Date:

 March 06 - 09, 2014

Website:

 http://latff.org/?lang=en



ANATOLIAN TURKISH FESTIVAL

The Anatolian Turkish Festival is an event open to everyone for free. The festival has attracted 35,000 visitors in 2012, and over 50,000 in 2013. The Anatolian Turkish Festival will be held over 2 days the 1st and 2nd of March in 2014.

Location:

 Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour – Sydney - Australia

Date:

 March 01 - 02, 2014

Website:

 http://bayram.org.au/turkishfestival/



2nd ANNUAL SEATTLE TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

Will be announced.

Location:

 AMC Pacific Place & SIFF Film Center Cinema

Date:

 Will be announced.

Website:

 http://www.tacawa.org/content/first-annual-seattle-turkish-film-festival-tacawa-event



MILWAUKEE TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

Will be announced.

Location:

 University of Wisconsin Union Theater,Milwaukee

Date:

 Will be announced.

Website:

 http://www.maspny.org/



VANCOUVER TURKISH FESTIVAL

Will be announced.

Location:

 Vancouver, BC, Canada

Date:

 Will be announced.

Website:

 http://vancouverturkishfestival.com/



9TH MADISON TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

Will be announced.

Location:

 The Marquee - Union South

Date:

 Will be announced.

Website:

 http://win.wisc.edu/organization/mats/calendar/details/185922



12th FLORIDA TURKISH FESTIVAL

Florida Turkish American Association presents 12th Annual Turkish Festival. The festivities will include: Authentic Turkish Food & Music, Folklore Dancing, Turkish coffee/ Fortune Telling, Arts & Crafts, Buy a Raffle.

Location:

 Pompano Beach Civic Center, Northeast 6th Street, Pompano Beach, FL

Date:

 December 07 - 08, 2013

Website:

 www.floridaturkishfestival.org

Contact:

 (954) 778-8067



18th BOSTON TURKISH FESTIVAL

Since its inception in 1996, this unique festival lasts more than a month and it is one of the largest of its kind in the U.S. The Festival theme, “Colors of Anatolia”, reflects the diversity and richness of Turkish culture, ranging from art exhibits, workshops, gastronomic presentations and concerts to Turkish cinema.

This event is supported by a major grant from the Turkish Cultural Foundation.

Location:

 Boston

Date:

 October 29 - December 15, 2013

Website:

 www.BostonTurkishFestival.org

Email:

 info@bostonturkishfestival.org



23rd ANNUAL HOUSTON TURKISH FESTIVAL

Belly Dancing,Authentic Turkish Food,Turkish Coffee,Traditional Turkish Music and Folkdance Performances,Kid's Games and Activities, Art Contest for Children, Cultural Activities and much more.

Location:

 Jones Plaza,601 Louisiana St.Houston, TX 77002

Date:

 Will be announced.

Website:

 www.turkishfesthouston.com

Email:

 festcom@atahouston.org



3rd ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL TURCO DI ROMA

The 3rd Annual Turkish Film Festival will take place in Rome,Italy.Festival invites you to enjoy a rich program, continuing its tradition of highlighting contemporary Turkish cinema and Turkish filmmakers.

Location:

 Rome, Italy

Date:

 September 26 - 29, 2013

Website:

 www.filmfestivalturcodiroma.org



TESSELAAR TULIP FESTIVAL

The iconic Tesselaar Tulip Festival Celebrates its 60th festival in 2013. To celebrate 60 years, Tesselaar have released the stunning pink and white "Diamond Jubilee" Tulip.

Location:

 Victoria, Australia

Date:

 September 12 - October 08, 2013

Website:

 http://www.tulipfestival.com.au/



18th ANNUAL TURKISH ART and FOLK FESTIVAL

Will be announced.

Location:

 NY 14624

Date:

 September 07 - 09, 2013

Website:

 www.tsor.org

Email:

 tsrochester@gmail.com



CHICAGO TURKISH FILM FESTIVAL

Will be announced.

Location:

 Chicago

Date:

 September 06 - 28, 2013

Website:

 www.chicagoturkishfilmfestival.com



16th ANNUAL CALIFORNIA TURKISH ARTS & CULTURE FESTIVAL

Live music and entertainment: Folk Dancing, Belly Dancing & Art Exhibits. Food and drinks: Doner Kebap, Adana Kebap, Borek, Baklava, Turkish Coffee & more!

Location:

 Monterey, CA

Date:

 August 24 - 25, 2013

Website:

 www.turkfestca.org

Email:

 info@turkfestca.org



TURKISHFEST LONDON

Turkishfest is back once again transforming the South Bank with its exciting programme of entertainment, creative artists and rich river side bazaar catering for every mood and all ages. Bazaar, The traditional Turkish bazaar will take your breath away and will be offering the very best Turkish food, drink, spices and art from painting to calligraphy and photographs to handcrafts.

Location:

 Potters Fields Park, The Queens Walk, London

Date:

 July 14 - 23, 2013

Website:

 www.turkishfestlondon.com



7th CALGARY TURKISH FESTIVAL

Will be announced.

Location:

 Calgary, AB, Canada

Date:

 July 05 - 07, 2013

Website:

 http://www.calgaryturkishfestival.com/



32nd ANNUAL TURKISH DAY PARADE AND FESTIVAL

Turkish American Associations presents 32nd Turkish Day Parade and Festival. The parade would begin in Madison Avenue in Manhattan and end in Dag Hammarskjold park near Turkish House. Besides the festival in the park, several other celebrations will take place in various parks of Manhattan.

Location:

 New York

Date:

 May 19, 2013

Website:

 www.tadf.org



ANATOLIAN CULTURES AND FOOD FESTIVAL

Turkish winds are blowing in Los Angeles, the United States. The Festival of Anatolian Culture and Food, the third this year, has drawn a lot of attention and interest.

Location:

 OC Fairgrounds,Costa Mesa,Los Angeles, CA

Date:

 May 16 - 19, 2013

Website:

 www.anatolianfestival.org





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