2015 Events in Turkey

The Bosphorus Swim

26 July 2015

This annual event sees over a thousand swimmers navigate the 4.3 miles (7km)…

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Contemporary Istanbul

12 - 15 November 2015

Every October artists from all across Turkey converge on the capital to showcase…

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Whirling Dervishes Festival

December 2015

Each December more than a million visitors descend on the Mausoleum of Mevlana…

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International Istanbul Music Festival

29 May - 27 June 2016

One of the most prominent events on the city's cultural calendar and one of the…

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