INTRODUCTION In addition to natural tourism activities, a considerable number of cultural and sport activities proceed in Albania. Activities of that kind can call the attention of a certain group of visitors, which are attracted from culture and sports. Hereby this brochure we are offering the calendar of these activities, planned for 2007. Anyway, we want to confirm that a considerable number of those activities have periodical character. By the way they proceed every year. The Tourists whom are going to chose Albania as a country for their vacations will enjoy its beaches, its mountains and its museum cities as well as the possibility to attend the activities of that kind.
CULTURAL ACTIVITIES Cultural Center of Children and Educational Office, Bilisht Fest – Folk Devoll 2007, May 12 – 14th Cultural Center of Children, Fushe – Arrez, National Festival of Little Players, Folk Music, May 17 – 20th National Cultural Patriotic Association “Myzeqeja”, The Ardenica Myzeqare Mahogany in Ardenica Monastery”, May 26th (symbolically because of the same date of Scanderbeg`s wedding “Antic” Association, Fieri City Hall, Fifth Edition of “Illyrian Mahogany 2007” in Antic city of Apolonia, June 2 – 3rd
CULTURAL ACTIVITIES National Center of Folk Activities,National Typological Festival ofFolk Dance in Lushnja,June 13 – 15thUnion of Albanian Artistic Nation,Cultural Center and Tropoja City Hall,“Dardan Mahogany”, Tropoja,June 16 – 20thNational Center of Folk Activities,Typological Folk Festival of Bardsand Folk Players in Lezha,June 21 – 22ndAlbanian Department of CIOFF, PermetCity Hall, International MulticulturalFestival “Permeti”, Permet,June 21 – 26th
CULTURAL ACTIVITIES Artistic Cultural Association “Albanian Polyphony”, International Festival of Polyphony “Bylisfonia” 2007 in Archeological Park of Bylis, June 24 - 26th National Center of Folk Activities, Typological Folk Festival of Civic Folk Song in Shkodra, July 4 – 6th Council of Gjirokastra Region and Regional Center of Media`s Study and Training, Gjirokaster, Folk Festival of Folk Music Instruments in Gjirokastra Castle, July 4 – 7 th Center “Art – Color”, Tirana, “Amaro – Divas” Song Festival of Rom Community, July
CULTURAL ACTIVITIES Cultural Center Mallkaster,Ballsh City Hall,“Iso–Polyphony” Festival in Bylis,July“Woman Differently” Association,Librazhd, Folk Colors“Promotion of Popular Costumesof Librazhd region”,JulyArtistic Union of Albanian Nation,Festival of Çams Song and Dancein Saranda,AugustCultural Center Vlora,Vlora City Hall,Mediterranean Folk Festival, Vlora,August 2 – 5thCultural Center Vlora,Vlora City Hall,Mediterranean Folk Festival, Vlora,August 2 – 5th
CULTURAL ACTIVITIES10 Cultural Center Mallkaster, Ballsh City Hall, “Iso–Polyphony” Festival in Bylis, July Cultural Center Shkodra, Wind Instruments Orchestras, August 28 – 29th National Center of Folk Activities, Typological Folk Festival of Popular Instruments in Korça. Cultural Center Peshkopi, Folk Festival “Dibran Room”, September 5 – 8th National Center of Folk Activities, National Typological Folk Festival the I st of Iso–polyphony in Vlora.
SPORT ACTIVITIES12 National Championship of Gymnastics,Tirana Adolescents, males May 3rd National Championship of Tennis, Tirana Pre-adolescents, under 10 May 3 – 6th National Championship of Wheightlifting, Elbasan Juniors, May 6 – 7th Open Tour “Perlat Voshtina” Tennis May 7 – 13th National Championship of Gymnastics, Tirana Juniors, girls, May 8th National Championship of Gymnastics, Tirana Adolescents, males, May 3rd
SPORT ACTIVITIES 13LL GR Republic Cup of Wrestling, GjirokasterAdults,May 12 – 13thJumping Day, Athletics, ShkodraMay 19thNational Championship of Ages Judo , ShkodraMay 19 – 20thNational Championship of ShootingJuniors (Rifle + Pistol) , BeratMay 19 – 20thNational Championship, WrestlingGR, JuniorsMay 20thSpring Tour of Adults, TennisMay 21 – 25thAlbanian Cup Athletics, TiranaMay 23rd
SPORT ACTIVITIES14 National Championship Karate, Tirana of age under 15 May 26th Junior Championship Boxing May 26 – 29th National Championship, Gymnastics General Gymnastics, Tirana May 30th Wreslting on the Beach Wrestling May National Championship Basketball, Pal. of Sports, Tirana Play Off May – June National Championship Volley - Ball Play Off Pal. Of Sport A. Rusi, Tirana May – June National Juniors Championship, Wrestling, Shkodra nd June 2
SPORT ACTIVITIES 15National Championship, GR, schools, Wrestling, BeratJune 13thNational Championship ofRythmical Gymnastics, TiranaJune 13thNational Championship of adults, women,Gymnastics, TiranaJune 13 – 14thNational Championship of adults, men,Gymnastics, TiranaJune 13 – 14thNational Championship, GR, juniors,Wrestling, BeratJune 14thNational Championship of Aerobic Gymnastics, juniorsand Adults, Women – Men, Gymnastics, TiranaJune 14th
SPORT ACTIVITIES16 National Championship, LL, Schools, Wrestling, Durres June 15th National Championship, GR, juniors, Wrestling, Durres June 16th Albanian Senior Cup, Age up to 19, Boxing, June 18 – 19th National Championship, Age U 17, Wheightlifting, Korca June 24 – 25th National Championship of juniors, Athletics, Tirana July 4 – 5th Albanian Cup for Adults, Wheightlifting, Tirana July 8th
SPORT ACTIVITIES 17National Championship for Adults,Athletics, TiranaJuly 10 – 11thCamping of Training of U 19,Boxing, PogradecJuly 21 – 30thNational Championship of Adults,TennisSeptember 10 – 16thAutumn Tour for ages under 10,TennisSeptember 19 – 23rdAutumn Tour for agesunder 12, TennisSeptember 26 – 30thSenior Championship for ages up to 19,Boxing,Semptember 29 th – October 2nd
MUSEUMSyour’s to discoverMinistry of Tourism, Coulture, Youth and Sports“Abdi Toptani” street, Tirana, AlbaniaNational Tourist OrganizationBld. “Dëshmorët e Kombit”, hotel Dajti, Tirana AlbaniaRealised by Net Vizion StudioDesign by Heldi Pematheme guides general information traditional couisine museums underwater heritage sport activities