Draft Schedule

Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality

23rd April International Children Festival 

(18th – 23rd APRIL 2019)



18th April 2019

08:00-18:00              Arrivals 

                                    To match the foreign children with Turkish Children and Families at                                                   schools. 

                                    Check in hotels for the leaders.

20:00-22:00                  Welcome Dinner 


19th APRIL 2019


   11:00-12:00                       Governor Visit (1 girl+1 boy+ 1 leader)

   14:30-15:30                       Festival Parade 

   15:30-17:00                       Opening Ceremony of the festival- Gift Giving Ceremony

   17:00-18:30                       Performances in Shopping Malls (10-15 minutes performances) 


20th APRIL 2019


11:00-17:00                           Festival Picnic


21st APRIL 2019

12:00-13:30                              Performances in fair area small stage (4-5 minutes performance)

14:00-15:00                              Opening Ceremony of International Children Fair

15:00-16:30                              Performances at the Fair Area  


 22nd APRIL 2019

10:00-18:00                                 Free day for the kids

                                                    Istanbul trip for the group leaders-adults

23rd APRIL 2019 


10:00-12:00                             School Performances of the groups (10-15 Minutes performance) 

12:00-15:30                              Shopping, free time, Visit to city Centre

16:00-19:00                              Festival Gala Program

24th APRIL 2019