Ankara Film Festival
wwww.filmfestankara.org.tr. The city’s main film festival, taking place over ten days each March.
Ankara Music Festival
wwww.ankarafestival.com. Now well over thirty years old, this major classical music festival takes place in the spring (usually April), and is spread across three weeks or so.
Büyük Ankara Festival
A fun, family-friendly series of events taking place over one week each July – ask the tourist office for the latest plans.
wfestival.ucansupurge.org. Women’s film festival hosted by a feminist organization, taking place each May.
International Cartoon Film Festival
Cartoon festival aimed at children, but inevitably enjoyed by older folk too. Lasts for a few days each April – ask at the tourist office for info.