8 - 10 June 2012
ECOFEST ISTANBUL is a culture, arts and social responsibility project aimed at developing a broader environmental public awareness concerning nature friendly and sustainable living culture in many fields of life from manufacture to design, energy to nutrition, through inspiring and innovative artistic events that will take place from 8 to 10 June.
Bringing together environmentally sensitive disciplines and sectors, ECOFEST ISTANBUL events and fair booths will be based primarily at KüçükÇiftlik Park, but will also spread to the streets of Nisantasi. These include thematic concerts, open kitchen and taste activities, ecological fashion shows, workshops for kids, recycled art works, installations, street events and many other festivities.
As the first large scale international environment festival held in Turkey, ECOFEST ISTANBUL is organized by CMS Istanbul under the main sponsorship of Yurtiçi Kargo, with the location sponsorship and logistic support of Sisli Municipality, in cooperation with Istanbul Bilgi University Research Centre for the Environment, Energy and Sustainability and Yesil Platform.
CMS Istanbul is a project development initiative founded by the creators of ISCMS 2010, the largest and one of the most creative festivals held under the main sponsorship of Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture Agency.