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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

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