Calling All Nature Lovers

Alaçati Herb Festival, April 13 And 14, Is Awaiting Visitors With Tasty And Healthy Aegean Food And An Entertaining Program.

Alaçatı is mounting an Herb Festival this year to promote its natural riches. In addition to a slew of tasty dishes made with herbs unique to Alaçatı, some exciting prize competitions also await nature lovers at the festival, April 13 and 14. Located at and around Alaçatı Market Place Mosque, the festival is offering visitors a fun and flavorful program with concerts and cultural and artistic events spilling into the streets.


Formed by Alexander Balanescu in 1987, the Balanescu Quartet is coming to Istanbul for the 20th anniversary of the founding of 5th Floor. Known for the work it has done with important figures in contemporary music like Philip Glass, Michael Nyman and David Byrne, the Balanescu Quartet is at 5th floor on april 27.