Popular Arts Festival or Festival of Folklore ( Marrakech - June)
Every year in the month of June, Marrakech vibrates to the rhythm of its Folklore festival, which takes place in the context of the imperial El Badi Palace, a magnificent building whose immense courtyard is covered with colorful rugs and traditional decor, ready to receive musicians, singers, dancers, all from the world of art and popular tradition of Morocco, not to mention the thousands of spectators who came from everywhere to enjoy these great moments.
This event brings together a mix of artists from the ritual dances of the Atlas, to the original Saharan Africa as the Dekkah, and Guedra or even the ritual dances of the Gnawa, heirs of the mystical ceremonies animist cults of black Africa.
Rose Festival ( Kelaa M'gouna - May)
Celebrate and dance! The inhabitants of Kelaa M'gouna sprinkle visitors with rose water throwing rose petals come to rest on their clothes. The evenings are held in the many rose gardens where everyone gets together to dance and elect Miss Rose.
A young unmarried girl will be elected queen for a day.
Floats in a parade are decorated and perfumed, while the enthusiastic spectators cheer and the soil where they pass is sprinkled with rose petals.
The folk dances such as the Ahidous, the saber dance and the dance of the bee enliven the nights of this festival.
Music Festival Gnawa d'Essaouira ( Essaouira - June) Festival Gnaoua
This event aims to bring together the best groups of Gnawa music, as well as a plethora of American and European jazz groups.
This show saw the day for the first time in 1960, proving so successful that, immediately, the festival has gained a place among the great show of world renown.
Music Festival Sacres ( Fes - May / June) Fesfestival
Fez, the spiritual capital of the country, every year, becomes a place of meeting and convergence of cultures while living side by side in a world you do not know. Designed in respect of globalization, this event was born in 1994, has already acquired an international aura.
Festival of Almonds ( Taza - September)
This Moussems agriculture is organized in order to promote rural and agricultural world, emphasizing the development programs of almond, olive and fig trees, the forest species in the region, as well as the quality of almonds produced in the Aknoul area.
This event is followed from the usual parade of Miss Almonds, an endless procession of floral floats, a plethora of folk troupe, a parade of knights with horses harnessed. Often, the event is characterized, in addition to artistic events, for his seminal debates on cultural techniques of almond.