Festivals- 2018

Events Festivals- 2018 Festivals are dedicated to different spheres of tourism and aim to promote tourism potential. There are traditions in different festivals in our country.


BAKU SHOPPING FESTIVAL
April 15 - May 15
Baku

The shopping festival is most anticipated by recipients of events. During a certain period of time, buyers are given the opportunity to sell goods and services at the best possible price. Within the framework of the festival, more than 400 stores are taking part in "Tax Free" application.

BAKU MARATHON
April 21, 2018

The length of the route is 21 km. The main purpose of the event is to support the development of sports, to promote healthy lifestyles, to unite people on behalf of noble ideas.

GRAN-PRI FORMULA 
April 27-29, 2018

Baku City Circuit - Car Racing in Baku. The circle is 6,003 kilometers (3,730 miles) and is the second longest in the Formula 1 calendar.

MUSIC FESTIVAL
April 29, 2018

Contemporary Music Festival, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of prominent composer K.Garaev in Baku


TOUR D'AZERBAIDJAN- VELOTUR
03-07 May 2018

The tour of Azerbaijan is a road race held in early May 2012. The race consists of five stages, including both sprint and mountain. Start in Baku, the race ends in 7 regions of the country.

TEA FESTIVAL
05 May 2018
Lankaran

The tea festival will be held in May in Lankaran. At the festival, various types of tea grown in the area are presented. The festival is supported by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

BMX WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
 05-09 May 2018

The World Championship for BMX races, organized by the International Cycling Union (BMC) World Championship International Sports Administration (UCI) International Organizing Committee (UCI).

OFF-ROAD RACES
May 12, 2018
SHAHDAG

In May, off-road marches with the participation of local communities will be held on the roadside in Shahdag Mountains.
http://shahdag.az/

III INTERNATIONAL DOLMA FESTIVAL
June 15, 2018
Khachmaz

More than 500 people from 50 regions of the country will take part in the festival organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism. More than 350 varieties will be presented at the festival.



VIII INTERNATIONAL "SILK YOLU" MUSIC FESTIVAL
June 27 - July 1
SHAKI
Traditional VIII International Silk Road Music Festival will be held in Sheki with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in June-July. The festival will feature folk music, symphonic orchestras and soloists - virtuosos will shed light on the music.

ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
07 - 08 July 2018
In July, Shahdag ski center will host an electronic music festival with the participation of local and foreign stars and artists.
http://shahdag.az/

IV INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL INVESTIGATION FESTIVAL
July 20, 2018
Sheki
Fourth International Confectionery Festival will be held in Shaki, one of the oldest cities of Azerbaijan. Confectionery products from many cities and regions will be presented here in Sheki.


X INTERNATIONAL GABALA MUSIC FESTIVAL
July 22 - August 5, 2018

The Gabala Music Festival is a festival of classical music, jazz and mugham that will be held every year in Gabala. The performances of the musicians are held in open air and in the concert hall of Gabala city with the participation of world-class performers.


III INTERNATIONAL PLOV FESTIVAL
02 September 2018
The festival is aimed at getting acquainted with the rice culture of different countries, as well as introducing foreign guests to the porch of the Azerbaijani cuisine.