XXVII ENCUENTRO INTERNACIONAL DE FOLKLORE CIUDAD DE ZARAGOZA

CONTEST 2018

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The International Meeting of Folklore "City of Zaragoza" reaches its twenty-seventh edition with the aim of projecting to the world a more vivid image than ever of our city, a colored image of intense tones of peace, tolerance and hospitality.

Zaragoza is the city of the four cultures, and for this reason, it is the ideal place to organize the International Folklore Encounter (EIFOLK). During the last days of August and the first days of September, the city hosts a music, song and dance encounter from different parts of the world, turning Zaragoza into the world capital of Folklore at its best.


The twenty-six editions in which the International Folklore Encounter (EIFOLK) has been held, have served to consolidate this event as one of the events of the highest human and artistic quality within the international folk scene and to place Zaragoza among the points of reference forced in the world geography of traditional arts. This is attested by the fact that due to its history, prestige and the artistic quality of the Meeting, it has been recognized throughout its history with the title of CIOFF. WORLDWIDE, recognizing it as one of the best Festivals in the world.

This year we celebrated the XXVII edition of EIFOLK, having  spent32 years since it was organized for the first time together with the Zaragoza City Council and the Raíces de Raíces de Aragón.

Sponsored by UNESCO, an organization that distinguished our city with the title of "emblematic site of the culture of peace", the International Meeting of Folklore «City of Zaragoza» brings together 12 groups from ARGELIA, ARGENTINA, BOLIVIA, BASHKORSTOSTAN, PANAMA, THAILAND AND SPAIN: C.Valenciana, Basque Country, Catalonia and Aragon. All of them will display performances full of joy, life and color from August 29 to September 2.

The performances will be performed in the incomparable setting of the Mozart Hall of the Auditorium, being varied, colorful, cheerful and always different, making the audience feel satisfied and culminate on day 2 with two acts "Come and dance with us". as the closing of the Meeting in the Mozart Hall of the Auditorium with the performance of all the countries.


The organizers and collaborators of the meeting invite all citizens of Zaragoza and province to participate in this celebration of diversity and give the warmest welcome to all participating countries, wishing them a pleasant stay with us.

SCHELUDED ACTIVITIES

Tuesday, august 28, 2018

Conference and gathering about the TRADITIONAL DANCE IN THE SCHOOL.

 

Wednesday, august 29, 2018

20:30 h

Exchange of Traditional Aragonese Games and the participating countries.

GASTRONOMIC demonstration.

 

XXVII International Folklore Encounter City of Zaragoza. 2018 EIFOLK.