EVENTS AND FESTIVALS
Art Gene festival exhibits modern and traditional folk music, exhibitions and sales of folk handicrafts as well as traditional cousin in order to promote Georgian cultural heritage in the Capitan and regions.
Every year Festival has a new main theme in order to give each annual Art Gene festival its own distinct profile but keeping aspects of the previous one, thus giving the festival a wider range every year.
Tbilisoba is an annual October festival, celebrating the diversity and history of Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. It was first held on October 28, 1979, and has since become an established tradition. The festival features open-air concerts of traditional music and dancing and various cultural events, centered on Old Tbilisi, the historical part of the city. Beyond celebrating the city's past and present, people from all over Georgia represent their region at the fair of the harvest.
Black Sea Jazz Festival
Traditionally in the mid July Batumi hosts the Black sea Jazz festival organized by Eastern Promotion.
The six-day jazz event offers a tasteful music to the admirers of jazz all around the world. 4 stages, 21 bands, 37 shows and participants from 11 countries makes Batumi the centre of summer vacation.
Tbilisi Open Air Festival
"Tbilisi Open Air" is the International Music festival organized annually in June. "Tbilisi Open Air" - unites and brings together musicians from all over the world.
Tbilisi Annual International Contemporary Art Exhibition and Art Events, November
Forum of European Cinema,
Horizons (new films from Asia , America , Africa ),
Film Schools ,
New Films from Georgia , Armenia and Azerbaijan .