Tabriz Storytelling Festival
|Country and Region||Iran — West Azarbaijan Province|
|Type of Festival||Literary|
|Location of Festival||Tabriz, West Azarbaijan Province, Iran|
The festival program includes storytelling performances and a competition. The participants are both national and international storytellers from Thailand, Afghanistan, Canada, Lebanon, Kenya, Romania, Indonesia, the United States and Denmark. The cultural festival takes place annually in Urmia is considered a central component of the disemination of culture and education. The festival is organized by the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA).
|Festival Dates||February 17 - 19, 2013|
- World storytellers get together at Urmia festival (Iran Book News Agency, January 28, 2012)