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Tysons Corner Center Turkish Heritage Festival

June 06, 2015 - June 07, 2015 (11:00 AM - 06:00 PM)



Come celebrate the rich culture of Turkey at the 2nd Tysons Corner Center Turkish Heritage Festival this June!

The Turkish Heritage Festival is scheduled for June 6-7, 2015 and will take place at Tysons Corner Center Plaza.

The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center will come alive with the tastes and talent of Turkey with live entertainment, mouth-watering traditional Turkish cuisine and coffee, and Turkish vendors bringing the best items of Turkey to Tysons.

Sponsored by Turkish Airlines and American Turkish Association of DC (ATA-DC), Turkish Heritage Festival events will continue through the weekend with a celebration of Turkish culture and heritage and ticket giveaways as well as live music and dance performances, Turkish coffee, fortune telling, traditional cuisine, a mini Grand Bazaar, cooking demonstrations and more!

STAGE SCHEDULE:


Tysons Corner Turkish Heritage Festival Stage Program (June 6-7, 2015)


June 6 

2:00 pm Opening/Welcoming Remarks/Acknowledgements  

2:10 pm Turkish Folk Dance by Kardelen Turkish Dance Ensemble

2:30 pm Turkish Music and Belly Dance and Drum Workshop by Tarab Raqs Middle Eastern Music & Dance Ensemble

3:15 pm Mini Turkish Fashion Show  

3:45 pm Turkish Folk Dance by Washington, DC Children’s Folk Dance Troupe   

4:00 pm Classic Turkish Folk and Bellydance Music by Ishtar Band

5:00 pm Live Contemporary & Traditional Turkish Music by Turkoise

6:00 pm Turkish Airlines Raffle Drawing

6:10 pm End of program

 

June 7 

2:00 pm Opening/Welcoming Remarks/Acknowledgements  

2:15 pm Folk Dances from Turkey and Central Asia

Kardelen Turkish Dance Ensemble and

Nomad Dancers 

2:45 pm Mini Turkish Fashion Show

3:15 pm Turkish Folk Dance and Henna Night Ceremony by Kardelen Turkish Dance Ensemble

3:45 pm Turkish Music by DJ Turk

4:00 pm DJ Turk and Busra

4:30 pm Turkish Airlines Raffle Drawing

4:45 pm Live Contemporary & Traditional Turkish Music by Turkoise

5:45 pm End of Program 


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