Bodrum Dance Club Folk Dance team is a team of 40 people that has been set up to promote Turkey abroad. The name of this group is “Zebegin Dogusu” which...
BODRUM DANCE CLUB (BDK)
Youth, Culture and Art Centre
Dance, Sport and Art is a passion
BDK is a non-profit organisation which was set up to cater for and provide a centre for local, national and international dance, arts, activities, seminars and events. At the same time BDK contributes Bodrum by hosting international dance shows and competitions which support local tourism and the community.
BDK was formed in the corridors of the local municipality offices in the year 2000 and after 6 years of hard work, they finally realised their dream in 2006 to become an officially recognised and legal Dance Club & Association which was set up as a non-profit organisation.
In 2015, BDK moved to current studios and offices situated close by the entrance to Bodrum. With a combination of 122 volunteers and employees. BDK have had 5860 students since its formation. Website: www.bodrumdans.com
INTERNATIONAL BODRUM DANCE FESTIVALS
International Bodrum Dance Festivals
The “International Bodrum Dance Festival”, held on the last week of May, is one of the biggest dance festivals in Europe on the UNESCO cultural events list.
In 2017, 2740 dancers from 26 countries participated in the international Bodrum Dance Festival, which started as a local event in 2000, and with an ever increasing number of participants every year. 15 thousand people watched five day festival events.
The “International Bodrum Dance Festival”, organized by Bodrum Dance Club and being the biggest dance festival in Europe, has been taken on UNESCO’s list of cultural events by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.
Supported by the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of EU, the festival has become the only event in the history of the world with a multinational organization committee that reaches 122 volunteers from 26 different countries.
In 2018, our festival, which includes all dance types until 2017, has changed its concept and has been celebrated as four festivals internationally, including Folk Dance, Modern Dance, WDSF Bodrum Open and Latin Dances.
“20TH INTERNATIONAL BODRUM DANCE FESTIVALS”
- “International Bodrum Folk Dance Festival” – Between April 30 – May 5, 2019
- “International Bodrum Modern Dance Festival” – Between 8 – 12 May 2019,
- “WDSF Bodrum Open” – Between May 17 – 22, 2019,
- “International Bodrum Latin Dance Festival” – will take place between 23 – 26 May 2019.
INTERNATIONAL BODRUM LATIN DANCE FESTIVAL
International Bodrum Latin Dance Festival
The International Bodrum Latin Dance Festival, which takes place in 2018, is a very entertaining festival in May, featuring workshops, dance shows, parties and dance competitions.
Hotel prices are quite reasonable with special discounts applied to this organization at a festival organized in a five star, all-inclusive hotel.
On the one hand training sessions are held with workshop programs and on the other hand, parties are held in the hotel’s swimming pool or on the beach. Participants can use the hotel’s Turkish bath, sauna or steam room at no extra charge, three meals a day buffet meals and unlimited drinks during the day.
Turkey is also supported by the Federation of Dance Sport festival takes place in TDSF Salsa Clubs Championship final competitions. Almost more than 2 thousand athletes and 700 athletes from all over are coming to Bodrum in Turkey for TDSF competitions.
Our Bodrum Dance Club organization team, which has successfully performed many national and international festival organizations in our country since 2000 and thanks to UNESCO for 5 years and the right to use Unesco Logos, continues its preparations for the second time in 2019 for the second INTERNATIONAL BODRUM LATIN DANCES FESTIVAL.
Activities organised by BDK (Bodrum Dance Club) – Youth, Culture & Arts Centre
We have been organizing Turkish Salsa Championships and Sportive Latin Dance Championships in Bodrum for a decade with the Turkish Dance Sports Federation (TDSF). We also held the International Sportive...
Latin Dance is an event that brings Dance Schools and Club dance athletes from the Aegean regions of Bodrum, Marmaris and Kuşadası together each year on three different dates in...
The “International Bodrum Dance Festival”, which takes place during the last week of May is one of the biggest dance festivals in Europe and features in the UNESCO cultural events...
The first festival, which took place in 2017, took its place in history as Bodrum’s first Modern Dance Festival. The festival consisted of workshops, dance shows and competitions by dance...
International Bodrum Latin Dance Festival
Addresses for the festival events
Bodrum Dance Club
Youth, Culture & Art Centre
Accommodation, Workshops, Shows and Competitions