Ministry of Culture has published for the first time the calendar of cultural events that will be held during June-October 2014 period.
Seeing the strategies compiled by the General Directorate of strategic planning about art and culture, and the collaboration of general directories of culture of several districts, this calendar of tourist season aims to increase the creative potential and to increase the audience for these kind of events. The events will be held in cities of Berat, Shkoder, Durres, Gjirokaster and Vlore.
The cultural events that will be held include various fairs on local bio products, festivals, saint’s days (pilgrimage in Tomorri Mountain in Berat), photography contests and exhibitions, international festivals of traditional songs and fairs of traditional handicrafts.
The main cities choosen to host these activities are cities visited by a high number of tourists every year.