Events and Festivals

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Antalya's Best City Festivals

Throughout the year, Antalya is just like a city of festivals. Aspendos International Opera and Ballet Festival, and Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival are the most prominent ones. The selection of the best city festivals available here offer something for everyone.

Enjoy Antalya

Antalya is proud to host many international events throughout the year. Every year, national and international congresses, remarkable cultural and arts festivals, concerts, local festivities, sport events, exhibitions and demonstrations take place in the city. The festivals all make Antalya a tourist destination that offers endless possibilities to its guests.

Music, Culture and Art: Antalya is considered to be one of the most nightlife oriented city of Turkey, hosts international music festivals and lively concerts every year. The city is also one of the most attractive cities in terms of renowned culture and art festivals. Whether you are looking for local or international, you will have no trouble finding cultural events here.

Sport Events: Antalya has a lively sporting life, and the city organises events in many fields of sports such as golf, sailing, rally, football, beach volley, triathlon and marathon.

Lifestyle Events: If you are in Antalya over the summer, you have the unique opportunity to see lifestyle events.

Festivals, Fairs and Shows

Festivals in Antalya merge tourism with the cultural activities. Most of the participants in the festivities are foreign visitors. Among all the internationally renowned festivals of Antalya, the Aspendos International Opera and Ballet Festival, and Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival are the most prominent ones.

Below are some of the most prominent festivals, fairs and shows in Antalya;

  • Antalya International Golden Orange Film Festival
  • Antalya International Piano Festival
  • Antalya Sand Sculpture Festival
  • Antalya International Theatre Festival
  • Aspendos International Opera and Ballet Festival
  • Kaleici Old Town Festival
  • Exhibitions and Fashion Shows at Antalya Expo Center
  • Ibradi Grape Festival
  • Ibradi Snowdrop Festival
  • Kas Lycia Culture and Art Festival
  • Kemer International Underwater Days
  • Myra Saint Nicholas Celebrations
  • Phaselis Art Days
  • Side International Culture and Art Festival
  • SunSplash Antalya
  • Antalya Runatolia Marathon
  • Alanya Triathlon
  • Kemer Extreme Enduro Race Sea to Sky
  • Elmali Oil Wrestling Festival
  • Golf Championships
  • Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey
Antalya's Best City Festivals
SunSplash Festival, Antalya