11th ALANYA Environment Festival Starts

The 11th of Alanya Municipality’s traditional Environment Festival starts on Tuesday, June 7th (tomorrow). The festival will feature surprise events and concerts and will draw attention to environment awareness.

Alanya Municipality Environment Festival, which is held every year as a part of June 5th the World Environment Day, opens its doors for the 11th time. Within the scope of the festival organized in cooperation with Alanya District Governorate, Alanya District National Education Directorate, Alanya Municipality, Alanya Environmental Education and Blue Flag Association (ALÇED), many events will be held and the festival will become full of concerts.


The festival will be held on Tuesday, June 7th, 2022, in front of Alanya Wharf Waterfall Square. The events, which will be attended by many students studying and training in Alanya, will start at 16.00 with the theatre play ‘I'm not garbage’. Citizens participating in the festival will then have the opportunity to listen popular Artist Zeliha Sunal. After the concert of Zeliha Sunal, which will sing the most popular environment songs for Alanya, the students’ performances will be presented.


During the festival, the winners of many competitions organized by Alanya Mayor Adem Murat Yücel in order to instil environment and nature awareness receive their awards. The winners of the Waste Battery Contest, the Most Beautiful Balcony Garden Contest, the Inter-Primary School Painting Contest and the Inter-Secondary Slogan Contest will receive their awards at the festival. Citizens will be informed about environment and nature awareness with stands to be set up within the scope of the festival. In addition to the environment stands, there will be TÜBİTAK 4006 Science Fair stands at the festival. The festival area will turn into a colourful area with examples of all environment studies of Alanya Municipality.

The festival will end at 19.30 with the concert of Gencer Savaş Band, composed of the most important musicians of Turkey and loved by the citizens.


Alanya Mayor Adem Murat Yücel invited all people of Alanya to this awareness festival and said, “It is our noble duty to protect and watch over the environment. However, while doing these, we need to create environment and nature awareness. In this context, our Environment Festival, which we organize every year, will meet with you for the 11th time. We have prepared a very colourful and entertaining program. It will be a festival where our children and young people will both have fun and be informed. I invite all our citizens to the 11th Alanya Environment Festival.”