Where the festival will be held?
The International Festival “Emerald Island” is a non-competitive festival of traditional and modern dances. On the festival may participate children and youth folklore dance groups, modern dance groups, vocal groups, instrumental groups, choirs, as well as groups and performers from other art styles. The age of participants is not limited.
The festival will be held in Thassos one of the most amazing Greek Islands surrounded by the crystal blue waters of the Aegean Sea, near the northern coast of Greece. Here you can immerse yourself in a breathtaking natural environment and get to know a laid-back culture that warmly welcomes every visitor.
Where the groups will be accommodated?
The groups will be accommodated in Apartments & Hotels in Potos on a Half Board Basis with 2 meals per day (breakfast, and dinner). The groups will be accommodated in rooms with 3 and 4 beds with their own bathroom. Each Group can have only 2 double rooms which can be used for the Leaders and Drivers. The breakfast and lunch will be organized in the hotel or traditional Greek restaurants very close to the apartments. On 25 participants, every 26th participant is free of charge.
Extra charges for: Double Room: 5 euro/person/day | Single Room: 18 euro/day | Extra night: 35 euro/person/day
The participation fee is 175€ per person.
- Accommodation in Apartments and Hotels
- Half Board Basis with 2 meals per day - breakfast and dinner
- Ferry Boat Tickets for the group
- Participation in 2 Concerts and a Defile
- Invitation Letter
- Grattiduted Certificate
- All expenses of the festival organization
Does NOT include:
Can you offer me a transfer?
The festival organizers will organize the transport for the groups coming by plane by picking them up from the airport, during the festival days, and back to the same airport. The cost of the transportation will be covered by the group and will be additionally agreed upon according to their number.
Is there parking for the buses and how much does it cost?
The groups coming by bus can use their own transport all the time during the festival and the small journeys around the city. The Parking is FREE.
How can the group pay for the festival costs?
The participation fee can be paid via bank transfer or in cash on the day of arrival. Each participant group should pay 30 % in advance after receiving the official invitation. After this date (19.08.2023) advance payments are not refunded. In case of a price increase, due to the global crisis, we reserve the right to adjust the festival fee.