Dates

April 5th to 20th 2017

Nablus is 5th oldest city in the world and is one of the biggest cities in Palestine, with a beautiful old city, but unfortunately there are very limited cultural activities organized in Nablus and no cultural festivals.
Our initiative in Project Hope is to start an annual Festival ( Nablus Festival for Culture and Arts), as a grassroots initiative in partnership with cultural actors that are active in Palestine.
For 8 days we will have art Exhibitions, film screenings, conferences, workshops and concerts in the old city of Nablus, Balata camp, Old Askar Camp and New Askar Camp.
Activities:
Every day at 11h: Art Exhibition or photo Exhibition
Every day at 16h: Film screening or conference
Every day at 19h: Concert
Venues:
- Old city (Khan al Wakala, Child Cultral center, MCRC Center, Sheikh Amr Arafat soap factory, hosh al Jitan, Bab al Saha)
- Near Old City: French Institute, Hamdi Manko Center
- Balata camp: Yafa center
- Old Askar Camp, Dar al fonon center
- New Askar Camp: Social development center,

Organized By
Project Hope Nablus Municipality

Main Sponsors

Ministry of Culture A M Qattan Foundation Al-kamandjati Bank of Palestine
Kia  Trust International Insurance United Motor Trade Music Harvest
Sponsors
An-Najah National University  Nablus Foreningen Stavanger Kommune French Palestine Solidarity Association Amitie Lille-Naplouse
Nedco Ethno Palestine Médecins Sans Frontières Nablus-Initiative Nuremberg Lucky Babe
Partners
Dar Al Funoon Al-Yasmeen Hotel MCRC Nablus Circus School Abna'a Um Saa'd Forum
Boulder Nablus Le Philistin Social Development Center Palestine Festival Of Literature The Edward Said National Conservatory of Music
The Danish House In Palestine Danish Film Institute Filmlab Palatine Representative Office of Denmark Bait Al Sham restaurant and hotel
Najah Broadcasting Channel Nablus Cultural Center Palestinian Cultural Enlightenment Forum Yafa Cultural Center Tariq Al-Mahabe Radio
Zatoun Firefly International Diwan Voyage Karakeeb media production Qusra Municipality
Child Cultural Center Mariam Hashim Center For Culinary Arts Visit Palestine Al Sha'abeya Library Al-Ayyam Press
Dooz Kulturrådet Music Norway PalEvent Hebron Municipality
     
Saleem Afandi  Aez Hawwa'  Nablus Government