Festivals

14th Cyprus Silk Cocoon Festival 4th and 5th May

14th Cyprus Silk Cocoon Festival will be held in Bellapais Monastery car park area on 4th and 5th May.

The festival is organised by Girne Municipality, Beylerbeyi Mukhtar, Green Peace Movement, Bellapais Protection and in cooperation with the Association of Regeneration in Beylerbeyi (Bellapais).

There will be various music concerts, dance and folklore shows. The official opening event of the festival will be held on Saturday 4th May at 15:00. The booths will open at 11:00 in the morning. There will be minibus service to the festival area.

FESTIVAL PROGRAM

May 4 Saturday

11:00 Music broadcast, 14:00 Group Triple concert, 15:00 Official Opening and Speeches. 15:30 Girne Belediyesi Folk Dance Ensemble show, 15:45 Group Arabent concert, 17:15 Çatalköy Municipality Folk Dance Ensemble show, 17:30 Girne Tango Club show, 18:00 Acoustic DUO concert Yağmur Özerem and Serhan Candaş Short Film Screening.

Sunday, May 5

11:00 Music broadcast, 14:00 DİGEM (Folkloric Cyprus Music), 15:00 Dikmen Youth Center Folk Dance Ensemble show, 15:30 The Hot Club Of Cyprus concert, 16:45 Hasder folk dance show, 17:00 History of Silkworms – Speaker Prof.Dr. Prof. Dr. Ali Efdal Özkul and Applied Cocoon Handicraft Workshop, 18:00 Dance Fit. Dance Show, 18:30 Final Concert Cahit Kutrafali Quartet.