Annual Orange Festival launch

Güzelyurt Municipality launch their 40th annual Orange Festival on Friday, offering 10 days of entertainment for all  – including an orange-throwing contest. A festival procession at 7.15pm from the town centre will be followed at the amphitheatre by activities including an art exhibition, folk dancing, music, living statues, acrobats and a “charismatic basketball show”.

Click here for the event’s Facebook page.

Annual Orange Festival launch poster

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