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Welcome at the pages of Folklore Assotiation of the Czech Republic
The Folklore Association of the Czech Republic (FoS ČR) is a nongovernmental organisation made up of dancers and musicians active in the country´s Folk ensembles. Since its foundation in 1990 the CFA has become a prominent cultural body, currently representing some 13500 members in 395 member ensembles and 17 regional associations. It plays its role in many actual Events, to be specific some 44 Folk-art festivals and rural celebrations across the Czech Republic.
Czech, Moravian and Silesian Folk-art festivals and rural celebrations are renowned world-wide for their longserving tradition, variety of programme, breadth of participation by children, youngsters and adults alike, richness of folk-costume, musicality and spectacular dancing. These festivals are much frequented by local and foreign visitors. As part of the programme of certain festivals, vistors can learn about traditional folk arts, crafts an local cuisine. Our festivals have lately been attracting folk ensembles form around the world.
CFA is proud to offer you herewith an overview of the significant Festivals and Events being prepared in the Czech Republic for 1999. We trust you will visit some ot these occasions as part of your private or business trip to the CR. We look forward to your visit, confident that you will greatly enjoy our festivals and celebrations.
More details about specific events and festivals are avilable from:
116 47 PrahaCzechia (CZ)
tel: (+420) 234 621 218
(+420) 234 621 395
fax: (+420) 224 214 647
We warmly invite you to visit our Folk-art festivals and events, and wish you a wonderful time sampling our traditions.
Zdeněk Pšenica, CFA Chairman
DALŠÍ INFORMACE: Folklorní sdružení ČR
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