Sunday, September 29, 2013 @11:00am - Sunday, September 29, 2013 @7:00pm
The annual Turkish Festival is one of the premier cultural events in Washington, D.C. The festival will take place on Freedom Plaza on Sunday, September 29th and will offer a full day of free activities that range from lively folk dancing and musical performances to arts and crafts activities for children and adults. Visitors will enjoy Turkey's diverse culture, delicious cuisine, tradition of Turkish coffee fortune reading and bustling Bazaar. The Festival is a part of the Turkish Cultural Heritage Month and seeks to build bridges of friendship between Turkish and American people through cultural understanding and appreciation.