IFF “Sabino Cornicolano” – Italy

The Festyival “Sabino Cornicolano” is an annual event held in Sant’Angelo Romano, Italy. The event was conceived by the president of the Gruppo Folklorico Monte Pàtulo to consolidate the themes of brotherhood, peace and friendship among all peoples. During the festival, you can visit many food booths and watch dance performances and historical nods to […]

International Folklore Festival of Bergamo (Ducato di Piazza Pontida)

The International Folklore Festival of Bergamo The International Folklore Festival will take place in Bergamo in the last week of August, at the same time as the Sant’Alessandro celebration, Patron Saint day. The Festival – organized by the historic association of Bergamo called Ducato di Piazza Pontida – will last for about one week, and […]

International Folklore Festival “Città dei Trulli” – Italy

The ‘Città dei Trulli’ Folk-Lore Company. History, Culture and Folk-Lore since 1928 The artistic and cultural program of the ”Città dei Trulli” (Alberobello), with its songs and dances, continues what was undertaken by its founder and defender. She was Mrs Isabella Sgobba who, already in the far-off 1928, with a group of friends (mainly peasants), […]

International Folklore Festival of Bergamo, Italy

The International Folklore Festival of Bergamo The International Folklore Festival will take place in Bergamo in the last week of August, at the same time of Sant’Alessandro celebration, Patron Saint day. Festival – organized by the historic association of Bergamo called Ducato di Piazza Pontida – will last of about one week and it make […]

Is Pariglias Festival – Italy

Is Pariglias Festival-Assemini, Italy: Dates: 2023: 26 July to 31 July. Dates: 2024: 25 July to 29 July. Dates: 2025: 24 July to 28 July. National groups: 5 International groups: 4 to 5 Minimum ages: 15 years NO recorded music Maximum number of members in a group: 25 FEES for accommodation Traditional Folk Art, folk […]

International Folk Fest Sestu

The International Folk Fest was born in the year 2005 from an idea of the Associazione Gruppo Folk I Nuraghi di Sestu that starting from the assumption that that of traditional musics and dances represents “a fundamental element of the intangible cultural heritage of our town and the island of Sardinia, constituting also an important […]

ITTIRI Folk Festival – Italy

The ITTIRI Folk Festival can invite: 7 National groups 3 International groups 3 Intercontinental groups Folk Dance, folk-Music, and Folk Singing Exhibitions with folk art and crafts. Traditional cooking. Dates next years: 2024:  18 July until 24 July 2025:  17 July until 23 July

NORBENSIS festival “il folklore per la pace dei popoli”, Italy

2024: start August 21 end August 25 2025: start August 20 end August 24 National groups: 4 International groups:: 6 Minimum ages participants: 14 No recorded music! Maximum participants in a group: 30 Traditional Folk Art Traditional Folk Music Traditional Folk Singing Traditional food preparing

Folk Group A’ Spiga Rossa

Folk Group A BRIEF HISTORY: The Folkloric association was born in Petina (SA) back in the 1970 with the name “Innesto”, then called “’A Spiga Rossa”, because of the traditional use of cornhusking. Our dances reprise everyday life scenes, they talk about unrequited love and describe convivial moments. Other dances reprise ancient uses, like the […]

65th International Folklore Festival (CARNIVAL OF CASTROVILLARI) – Italy

Brief description: Festival CARNIVAL OF CASTROVILLARI The origins of the Carnival of Castrovillari date back to 1635 when the theatrical farce of the Organtino was staged in front of the city’s university on the occasion of the Carnassial rites.  The first event designed by Pro Loco is dated 1959, when, thanks to the intuition of […]