The festival which takes place, every year, in the first half of July, lasts for 11 days.
Lot of musical shows take place indoor and outdoor venues throughout the city.
During the festival days, the city turns to an artistic center where all the coffee houses and bars offer shows of jazz music, world music, electronic music, etc…
Due to the numerous visitors during the festival days and the high demand for accommodations it is recommended to check hotel rates and book rooms well in advance.
The Joy atmosphere attracts thousands of visitors, locals and tourists. The festival’s program, venue, lineup information show time / schedule of events, how to get, parking etc, is present in the festival’s link website. See details below, under “Event Related Information” section.