The Folk Festival Beneath Polana in Detva (Folklóren Slávnosti Pod Poľanou Deva)

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Country and Region SlovakiaBanská Bystrica
Type of Festival Dance, Music
Location of Festival Detva, Banská Bystrica, Slovakia
Festival Contact Information

The Folk Festival beneath Pol’ana in Detva
Mestský úrad (The Municipal Office) Detva
Tajovského 7
962 12 Detva
Phone: (421) 45-545-52-02
Fax: (421) 45-545-62-16

Festival Description

In its first year the festival was prepared by Detva inhabitants in collaboration with Ing. Štefan Nosáľ, a choreographer of Lúčnica, Igor Kovačovič, a member of Regional Culture Centre in Banská Bystrica, Ladislav Leng, CSc., the head of ethnomuseology department of Slovak Academy of Sciences in Bratislava and Stanislav Dúžek, a historiographer. This team of experts with some changes has participated in preparation and organizing of some of following years of the Festival. There were just them who created such an attractive image of the Festival in cooperation with zealous native people.

Festival Dates July 9 - 1, 2010
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