FAKS Sings – International Choral festival
We are pleased to invite you in Croatia and be part of the FAKS Dance - International Folklore and Traditional Dances Festival from 28.09.-01.10.2023. 28.09.-01.10.2023.
The festival will take place in the beautiful Istrian town of Rovinj and you’ll visit also central Istria where you will taste our Istrian traditional food with drinks. All participants will be staying together in Rovinj in the tourist resort near the sea.
The participating groups will have several workshops, two concerts and one presentation for the Opening Ceremony.
FAKS festival is not festival with competition spirit, just oppositely, we have gone step above and have made them festival of art and culture lovers, festival of friendship, connections between local and international performers, connections with local and international audience, festival of inspiration, innovation, new modern creation, festival of celebration of art work of amateurs and culture itself. Festival have unique concept where amateur choir singers have an opportunity to learn, to experience beautiful region of Istria and sing on a different breathtaking location and that's what’s most important for them.
Arrival in Rovinj
17:30 Meeting with the organizers
20:00 Opening ceremony and presentation of folk dances
21:30 Welcome party for all participants
10:30 Sightseeing Rovinj with professional tourist guide
17:30 Walking parade of all participants
18:00 Performances of all folklore groups in the center on the main square M. Tito in Rovinj
Dinner and party for all participants
10:30 Dance workshops
14:00 Round-table with folklore group representatives
18:00 Walking parade of all groups and performances of groups on the main square M. Tito in Rovinj
Istrian dinner and party in typical Istrian restaurant with live music
10:00 Free time or optional Boat excursion around the Rovinj archipelago