Ola Kolehmainen: Sinan Project
Borusan Contemporary, Rumelihisarı
March 4 – September 4
The 95th Anniversary of August 30, Victory Day (final out of invading forces in 1922) will be celebrated throughout Turkey on Wednesday, August 30.
Kurban (Sacrifice) Bayram
The four-day long Kurban Bayram (Sacrifice Feast)of the Muslim world will begin at noon on Thursday, August 31. However Turkish cabinet extended the Bayram to ten days for civil servants (August 26-September 4). Therefore all official sites are closed until Tuesday, September 5. Please note most of the museums are closed on the first day of Bayram.
Bayram Transportation in Istanbul
Highways and crossing Istanbul bridges (except Yavuz Sultan Selim bridge)are free between August 30 and September 5. In addition 50% discount will be applied to the fees of Istanbul municipality buses, metrobüs, tramway and city line ferries on September 1-4.
Bodrum Jazz Festival
The 1st International Bodrum Jazz Festival will take place on September 1-17, 2017.
FIBA EuroBasket 2017
FIBA EuroBasket 2017 is Europe's premier national team basketball competition. The 40th edition of the continent's premiere event will be hosted by Finland, Israel, Romania and Turkey on August 31 and September 17.
Portraits of Nişantaşı
Serdar Bilgili's ""Portraits of Nişantaşı"" photo exhibition will be held on the exterior of Nişantaşı Valikonağı 108 project.
This Week at Gümüşlük Festival
14th Gümüşlük International Classical Music Festival is hosting Derek Gripper (guitar), GFA Flute Concert and Bülent Evcil & Raffaele Trevisan
Sea Surface Temperature
Here are the sea temperature (°C) at some resorts: Alanya 30, Antalya 30, Ayvalık 24, Bodrum 26, Çeşme 26, Fethiye 30, Kuşadası 26, Marmaris 28, Tekirdağ 24.
Films of the Week
This week you have the opportunity to watch four new films A United Kingdom, Smurfs 3: The Lost Village, Satanic and The Shack .