Houston Turkish Festival 2015

Arts and Entertainment

November 12, 2015

From: Houston Turkish Festival

Schedule of Events:

November 14, 2015

11:00am - 1:30pm: DJ Turkish Music

1:30pm - 2:00pm: Opening remarks by Council General & President of ATA-Houston), Turkish National Anthem (Mete Tasin), US

National Anthem (AWTY Madrigal Choir), Ribbon cutting - General Council, Mayor of Sisli, President of ATA-Houston

2:05pm - 2:35pm: Live Music by GRUP CURCUNA

2:45 pm - 3:05pm: Sisli Municipality Folk Dance Group Folklore Dance

3:10pm - 3:30pm: Backgammon Tournament Semi-Finals & Live Music by Cagatay

3:35pm - 3:55pm: Sisli Municipality Folk Dance Group DrumsDance. Whirling Dervish & Oriental

4:00pm - 4:15pm: World Participant (Russia) "Vesher-Matushka"/"Russian Doir'/'Sudarushki"/

4:20pm - 4:40pm: Traditional Attire - FASHION SHOW

4:45pm - 5:00pm: World Participant (Brazil) Joao Poupard Band

5:05pm - 5:20pm: World Participant (Pakistan)

5:25pm - 5:40pm: World Participant (Palestine) Kolna Wahad - Dabkeh • Dance

5:45pm - 6:00pm: World Participant (Ukraine) Dances by Trepet, Ridna Shkola Ukrainian school of Houston

6:05pm - 6:25pm: OPERA UNDER THE STARS METE TASIN & ILGIN AKA

6:30pm - 6:45pm: World Participant (Azerbaijan) Autesh Ensemble

6:50pm - 7:20pm: Sisli Municipality Folklore, drums, whirling dervish & oriental

7:25pm - 7:55pm: Live Music by GRUP CURCUNA

8:00pm - 10:00pm: Turkish Disco Night

November 15, 2015

11:00am - 1:30pm: DJ Turkish Music

1:35pm - 2:20pm: Live Music by GRUP CURCUNA

2:45 pm - 3:05pm: Sisli Municipality Folk Dance Group Folklore Dance

3:10pm - 3:35pm: Backgammon Tournament Finals & Live Music by Cagatay

3:35pm - 3:55pm: Sisli Municipality Polk Dance Group Drums Dance, Whirling Dervish & Oriental

4:00pm - 4:15pm: World Participant (Russia) "Vesher-Matushka"/"Russian DollV'Sudarushki"/

4:20pm - 4:40pm: Traditional Attire - FASHION SHOW

4:45pm - 5:00pm: World Participant (Brazil) Joao Poupard Band

5:05pm - 5:20pm: AWTY Jazz Band

5:25pm - 5:40pm: World Participant (Palestine) Kolna Wahad - Dabkeh - Dance

5:45pm - 6:00pm: World Participant (Ukraine) Dances by Trepet, Rldna Shkola Ukrainian school of Houston

6:05pm - 6:25pm: OPERA UNDER THE STARS METE IASIN & ILGIN AKA

6:30pm - 6:45pm: World Participant (Azerbaijan) Autesh ensemble

6:50pm - 7:20pm: Sisli Municipality Folklore, drums, whirling dervish & oriental

7:25pm - 7:55pm: Live Music by GRUP CURCUNA

8:00pm - 9:00pm: Turkish Disco Night

Fest Date: November 14 - 15, 2015

Location: Jones Plaza, 601 Louisiana Street, Houston Tx 77002

For More Information - http://www.houstonturkishfest.com/