About the Festival


Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality organizes "Kocaeli International Children Festival" in every April in consideration of 23rd April National Sovereignty and Children´s Day.

The festival started with the participation of the groups of 19 countries in 2009 and after years it reached more participating countries all around the world. In 2010, with the motto of " You are invited to have lots of fun", the festival became one of the biggest festival in Turkey with the participation of 1000 kids 41 different countries in all around the world. The festival that is going to be the 10th one this year will be held between  April 18-24, 2018 with the participation of hundreds kids all around the world. 

In 2018,  the theme of the fair was "Sports and Healthy Life". In this tear festival theme will be Environment and Natural Life. The kids will enjoy in the fair area and join hundreds of activities. It is expected to host about 300.000 visitors this year during the festival. 












 We are looking forward to seeing all friends here in Kocaeli again...