A Carnival That Heralds Spring
ADANA IS GEARING UP ONCE AGAIN FOR THE ORANGE BLOSSOM FESTIVAL, FOR THOSE EAGER TO WITNESS THIS MIRACULOUS PHENOMENON.
Staged last year with the participation of thousands of people from Turkey and all over the world, the “Orange Blossom Festival” in its second year gets under way in Adana on April 12. State and local officials as well as artists, journalists, businessmen and NGO’s are all lending major support to the festival, which is put on by the residents of Adana young and old alike. Adana residents are awaiting visitors from around the world to share in the enthusiasm in streets redolent of orange blossoms.
THE CARNIVAL PROGRAM
The people of Adana are showing their hospitality once again by organizing events at points around the city during this year’s festival. The festival kicks off with a parade, to be followed by street and dance shows, concerts, sporting contests, folk dancing and marching bands.