Posted 02.07.2012 11:41:37 UTC
Updated 02.07.2012 12:05:44 UTC
To be sponsored by the Union of Turkish Democrats of Europe, the festival will take place at the reputed " Parc des Expositions Villepinte " in Paris on an area of 18 thousand square meters , both open and covered.
Istanbul is the theme of this year's festival. The touristy and historical venues and edifices of Istanbul such as the covered bazaar, the Maiden's tower and Ortaköy will high light the festival to enable visitors to go on a tour of what Istanbul can offer in the way of sight-seeing.
Ajda Pekkan and Tuluyhan Uğurlu will give concerts on the occasion, which will also be marked by seminars, film screenings, conferences and workshops of culinary marvels of Turkish cuisine. The festival will bring together companies from a diverse sectors from textiles to jewelery, to non-durables and furniture and food will give the opportunity to visitors to buy whatever they want from any stand.