The International Festival of Arts “The World meet in Bodrum” is a non-competitive sample of traditional and modern dances and music performed by amateur folkloric groups; its aim is to make up friendship among the groups and the different countries, and to favourish the understanding of traditions and popular art. It’s sponsored by the Ortakent Yahşi Belediyesi - Sunu Sahne Organization and organized by the Ortakent Yahşi Belediyesi - Sunu Sahne Organization - Anatolıan Folk Dance Group..
In the festival may participate adult , youth and children folklore dance groups, modern dance groups ,vocal groups, instrumental groups and soloists, as well groups and performers from other arts' styles.
It takes place in Bodrum – Turkey – world famous tourist place on the Aegean Sea - every year during second half of September. (15 up 20 of September 2008 both included).