All Events

  • 29 May
    Fire of Anatolia: 15th Year Show

    The Fire of Anatolia (Anadolu Ateşi) dance troupe is celebrating its fifteenth year with a special show at İstiklal's Grand Pera Emek Stage. Since its founding in 1999, Fire of Anatolia has toured through 97 countries, with over 4,000 live...

  • 29 May
    45th Istanbul Music Festival

    The Istanbul Music Festival returns for its 45th year under the theme of "unusual," from May 29 to June 21. This year the festival is featuring new works and performances by iconic names including Philip Glass, the London Chamber Orchestra,...

  • 30 May
    Contemporary Vocal Days: Barbershop Istanbul @ Akbank Sanat

    Akbank Sanat presents Istanbul Barbershop, Turkey first barbershop quartet as part of its Contemporary Vocal Days concert series on May 30 at 8pm. Kaan Bayır, Erdinç Hasılcıoğulları, Onur Zorluuysal, and Enis Turhan have brought the uniquely...

  • 03 June
    Istanbul Lettuce Festival in Yedikule

    The Marul Bayramı (Lettuce Festival) is a celebration of the famous Yedikule lettuce, grown in these urban gardens whose history goes back to the Byzantine era. This breed of lettuce is particularly tall and oily, making a healthy meal in itself...

  • 07 June
    Asena Akan Quintet @ Akbank Sanat

    The Asena Akan Quintet will perform at Akbank Sanat on June 7 at 8pm. Accomplished vocalist Akan, Senova Ülker on trumpet, Tolga Bedir on keyboard, bassist Volkan Hürsever, and drummer Riccardo Marenghi will perform songs from their albums...

  • 16 June
    Son Feci Bisiklet @ Zorlu PSM

    Alternative group Son Feci Bisiklet will be giving a concert as part of the Lokalize series at Zorlu PSM on June 16 with doors opening at 8:30pm. Having hit the scene four years ago and subsequently releasing their first EP, the Ankara-based...