ÎN ATENȚIA MEMBRILOR ASOCIAȚIEI NAȚIONALE DE FOLCLOR

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ÎN ATENȚIA MEMBRILOR ASOCIAȚIEI NAȚIONALE DE FOLCLOR

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Friends of Folk Dance and Folk Music,

 

It is a great pleasure for us to invite you to Prague, capital of Czech Republic, to the 12th International Meeting of Folklore Ensembles “Prague Folklore Days”, the biggest folk dance  event in central Europe.

 

In 2018 our festival will be held in the period:  July 19 – July 22, 2018. The event is organised and realised by the agency Millennium and is taking place under the auspices of the Prague City. In the previous edition participated over 70 groups from 25 different countries of 3 continents.

 

The festival is open for amateur folklore ensembles of all types (singing groups, dancing groups with live or recorded music) as well as for marching groups (such as majorettes, historic soldiers, marching bands, flag wavers, carnival groups,  historic groups, piper groups, historic costume groups, wind and brass orchestras etc.) -  without age limit  but with at least active 15 members

 

All participating groups will go  through the following programme points:

  • 2 - 3  open air performances in the city centre of Prague
  • official meeting of groups´leaders with the representatives of the City of Prague
  • parade of all ensembles through the city centre of Prague
  • sightseeing tour of the city
  • dinner with other participating groups
  • river boat cruise with other participating groups, marionette opera or a performance of a black light theatre, etc. – all on request

 

You will have a unique opportunity to present the folklore and traditions of your region and country to thousands of viewers from all over the world, make new friends and last, but not least – visit Prague, the Golden City in the heart of Europe with all its sights and magic.

 

The official  organiser of the festival is:

 

Agency Millennium , Zahradnickova 20c, 150 00 Praha 5

Telephone: 00420 602686820  or 00420 607552731

Email:  folklore@praguefestival.cz

http://www.praguefestival.cz/folklore

http://www.facebook.com/praguefolklore

 

The festival agency is also in charge of accommodation for the groups – all costs in connection with the participation are to be carried by the participants, the organizers are not able to provide accommodation free of charge nor can they pay the travel costs of the groups. We are sending you also the festival packages covering the participation.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact us for more information and application form.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Prague in July 2018! The deadline for applications is  May 01, 2018.

 

Best regards,

 

Tania Sochorova

Festival Office

 

 

P.S. Please note that this festival is organized by a local agency and it is the only festival operating under auspices of the City of Prague and with all valid licences of Czech authorities – we have nothing in common with other so-called festivals organized by Russian or ex-Yugoslavia persons who parazite on our festival L

 

 

Package 1

Accommodation in a simple hotel – triple, four-bedded or multiple rooms

EUR 119,- per 1 person (3 nights: July 19 - July 22,  2018) - extra nights prices on request

Single room supplement : 15,00 Eur per person per 1 night

Double room supplement : 10,00 Eur per person per 1 night

Ø  festival inscription and organisation fees

Ø  3x accommodation with breakfast

Ø  guidance during the festival

Ø  Prague sightseeing tour (on foot or by own bus -  without entrance fees )

Ø  min. 2 public open-air  performances

Ø  festive parade of all groups through the city centre of Prague

Ø  information  material, incl. diploma

Package 2

Accommodation in a simple hotel – triple and four-bedded rooms

EUR 165,- per 1 person  (3 nights: July 19 - July 22,  2018) - extra nights prices on request

Single room supplement : 15,00 Eur per person per 1 night

Double room supplement : 10,00 Eur per person per 1 night

Ø  festival inscription and organisation fees

Ø  3x accommodation with halfboard (2-coursed menu without drinks) – one meal together with other groups in a typical restaurant

Ø  guidance during the festival

Ø  Prague sightseeing tour (on foot or by own bus -  without entrance fees )

Ø  min. 2 public open-air  performances

Ø  festive parade of all groups through city centre of Prague

Ø  information  material, incl. diploma

Package 3

Accommodation in a 3***  hotel - double or triple rooms

EUR 199,- per 1 person (3 nights: July 19 - July 22,  2018)

Single room supplement : 25,00 Eur per person per 1 night - extra nights prices on request

Ø  festival inscription and organisation fees

Ø  3x accommodation with halfboard (3-coursed menu without drinks) – one meal together with other groups in a typical restaurant

Ø  guidance during the festival

Ø  Prague sightseeing tour (on foot or  by own bus -  without entrance fees )

Ø  min. 2 public open-air  performances

Ø  festive parade of all groups through city centre of Prague 

Ø  information  material , incl. diploma

Package 4

Accommodation in a *** centrally located  hotel - double or triple rooms

EUR 239,- per 1 person (3 nights: July 19 - July 22,  2018)

Single room supplement : 30,00 Eur per person per 1 night - extra nights prices on request

Ø  festival inscription and organisation fees

Ø  3x accommodation with halfboard (3-coursed menu without drinks) – one meal together with other groups in a typical restaurant

Ø  guidance during the festival

Ø  Prague sightseeing tour (on foot or by own bus -  without entrance fees )

Ø  min. 2 public open-air  performances

Ø  festive parade of all groups through city centre of Prague 

Ø  information  material, incl. diploma

Additional services:

1) Black Light Theatre Image, price: 22 Euro per person, 6 or 8 o´clock p.m

2) marionette opera, price: 25 Euro per person, 5 or 8 o´clock p.m.,

3) river boat cruise:      a) 2-hour-long cruise with buffet dinner (without drinks), price 25 Euro per person

                                   b) 1-hour-long cruise without meal, price  13 Euro per person

4) dinner with other groups on Saturday (if not part of packsge):  16,00 Euro

 

THE PARTICIPATION IN THE FESTIVAL IS CONNECTED WITH ONE OF THE PACKAGES OFFERED. The price given above do not include transfer costs, transportation and  parking fees in Prague. Parking fees are to be covered by the participants by themselves