The Countdown Starts for GÖKBEL Oil Wrestling

The countdown has begun for the Traditional Alanya Gökbel Highland Oil Wrestling organized by the Alanya Municipality. Famous artist Selami Şahin will give a free public concert in the 16th Gökbel Wrestling, which will be held on July 16-17th and where famous wrestlers will tie their arms.

The 16th Traditional Alanya Gökbel Highland Oil Wrestling will open its doors to its visitors on July 16-17 this year, after the pandemic that lasted for two years. Alanya Mayor Adem Murat Yücel said that the preparations have started for the Gökbel Plateau Oil Wrestling, which is expected with excitement and longing. The Mayor Yücel stated that a free public concert will be held on the first day of Gökbel Oil Wrestling, and the Gökbel Wrestling will be held on the second day, and invited all citizens to this unforgettable festival.


On the first day of the 16th Traditional Alanya Gökbel Highland Oil Wrestling Festival, the famous artist Selami Şahin will sing his favorite songs for tens of thousands of fans. This year, the chief wrestlers of the historical Kırkpınar Wrestling will participate in the Gökbel Oil Wrestling, which is attended by tens of thousands of people every year. The Gökbel Highland Oil Wrestling, where famous chief wrestlers will tie their arms at the private square on Sunday, July 17th, is aimed to be held in a festive atmosphere with various shows and events.