Vienna International Folk/Ethnic Dance Festival
16th - 19th July 2020

Participation conditions



  • Folklore solo dancers and groups from all over the world

  • Folklore groups from different nationalities will be there to exchange ideas about folk dance and culture

  • For the performances, each group needs to prepare one or two choreographies of free choice. It is very important to keep the time limit of 5 minutes for the performance in mind.



- solo: from 8 year

- groups: mixed age



  •  16th-17th July: workshops to learn character dance and different folk dances

  • 18th July: performance of folk dances with audience

  • 19th July: Awards Show (the best dance presentation will be chosen by the jury to dance in the Gala concert)



  • Each group has to register online on and send a link (YouTube, Facebook, Linkedin) up to the 10th of April 2020. The video can show your competition performance or another one.

  • After getting a confirmation of participation, the application fees should be paid within one week. Also, the music for the performance should be sent to up to three weeks before the festival starts (wav or mp3).

  • Receipt of the relevant documents and the fees will be confirmed by email. By registering, the applicant declares his/her acceptance of the competition rules.



  •  260€ for each group

This amount is due on registration and is non-refundable. Any banking costs must be paid by the registrant.


New Century Culture Exchange Association

UniCredit Bank Austria AG

IBAN: AT02 12000 1000440 1948



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