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What is EFFE?

EFFE – Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe,
initiated by the European Festivals Association,
is the Guide for citizens and the Platform for
professionals to discover and get involved in
Europe’s festivals.  It is a new international
festival platform connecting festivals that are
deeply committed to the arts, their communities
and Europe. The platform invites the audiences
worldwide to encounter, participate and access
up-to-date festival information. 

Europe’s finest festivals honoured with EFFE Label 2015-2016

EFFE is proud to announce the results of the EFFE Label 2015-2016 honouring Europe’s finest festivals. Following a process of intense evaluation by national experts and an international jury, 761 festivals from 31 countries have been selected to be part of the first generation of EFFE Label recipients. Access all EFFE Label festivals here. The online Guide to Europe’s festivals 2015-2016 will be available in early Summer. Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom

Upcoming festivals

Kintai Music Festival, Lithuania, 12 July - 8 August 2015

Naxos Festival, Greece, 12 July - 30 August 2015

International Marco Polo Festival Of Song And Wine Korcula, Croatia, 16 – 19 July 2015

"PHARIS" Kalamata Municipality Beneficiary Organisation - Kalamata International Dance Festival, Greece, 16 – 23 July 2015

Festival das Artes, Portugal, 16 – 27 July 2015

Jazz en la Costa, Spain, 17 July 2015

Ilosaarirock, Finland, 17 – 19 July 2015

Sommarnattens toner Chamber Festival ("Summer night's tunes"), Sweden, 17 – 19 July 2015

Festival Internacional de Música da Póvoa de Varzim, Portugal, 10 - 31 July 2015

Stiftelsen Internationella Vadstena-akademien,Vadstena-Akademien, Sweden, 10 July - 15 August 2015

Dubrovnik Summer Festival,DSF, Croatia, 10 July  - 25 August 2015

Aarhus Jazz Festival,AAJF, Denmark, 11 - 18 July 2015 

Castell de Peralada International Music Festival, Spain, 11 July - 16 August 2015

180 Creative Camp, Portugal, 12 - 19 July 2015

Pärnu Music Festival Järvi Academy, Estonia,12 - 21 July 2015

Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, Finland, 12 - 25 July 2015

 

Ultra Europe Music Festival,Ultra Europe, Croatia, 10 - 14 July 2015

Festival de Saintes, France, 10 - 18 July 2015

Santarcangelo Festival Internazionale del teatro in Piazza, Italy, 10 - 19 July 2015

Earagail Arts Festival,EAF, Ireland, 10 - 26 July 2015

Venezia Jazz Festival, Italy, 10 - 30 July 2015

Malta Jazz Festival, Malta, 16 July 2015

Countryside Animafest Cyprus - Views Of The World, Cyprus, 16 – 18 July 2015

Super Bock Super Rock, Portugal, 16 – 18 July 2015 

Vendsyssel Festival, Denmark, 8 july - 14 august 2015

Le Festival de Radio France et Montpellier Languedoc-Roussillon, France, 9 - 25 July 2015

Festival in una notte d'estate - percorsi, Italy, 9 Jèuly - 18 August 2015

Fresh Island Festival, Croatia, 15 – 17 July 2015

VeszprémFest, Hungary, 15 – 19 July 2015

DOUR FESTIVAL, Belgium, 15 – 19 July 2015

Festival della Valle d'Itria,Italy, 15 July – 4 August 2015

Bouboulina's Museum Cultural Festival, Greece, 15 July – 25 August 2015

Pärnu International Documentary and Anthropology Film Festival, Estonia, 6 - 19 July 2015

Musical Evinigs in St Donat, Croatia, 6 July - 15 August 2015

Emilia Romagna Festival,ERF, Italy, 7 July - 20 September 2015

Festival DELTEBRE DANSA, Spain, 13 June 2015

Za dveřmi - international street theatre festival, Czech Republic, 13 – 17 July 2015

Les SUDS à ARLES, France, 13 – 19 July 2015

Vivid Street, Czech Republic, 13 July – 6 September 2015

Festival Paganiniano di Carro, Italy, 14 July – 14 August 2015