Korça, the city of events - Albanian tourism city 2010!
Beer Fest, the largest festival in Albania, has been honored with the Albanian Tourism Prize.
The Korça Beer Fest, already a festival well-known throughout all of Albania and the region, has been honored with the Albanian Tourism Prize, awarded by the Minister of Tourism, Youth and Sports, and the Albanian Tourism Association.
The assembled jury of well-known names, including international figures, recognized the Municipality of Korça and its project “Beer Fest” as the best and most special of its kind for promoting Korça as a tourist destination.
140,000 glasses of beer consumed in four nights of Beer Fest.
“Korça’s beerfest, I say with full sincerity, is one of the greatest festivals in the Balkans. It is organized in the fantastic city of Korça, but it belongs to the people of Albania in all territories and regions.”
Beer Fest marks the climax of the Turist Season in Korça. Following the success of its previous organisations in the past four years, the Beer Fest comes in its 5th edition improved in compound components. Under the slogan “Beer Fest... only in Korca” the Municipality of Korça aims at making it an annual event that progresses increasingly awakening the life of the city, promoting its values and making it more attractive to national and international tourists.