"Odoorn, the most international village of Drenthe" Odoorn by sachara

Odoorn Travel Guide: 8 reviews and 39 photos

Every summer dance groups from all over the world come to the Odoorn. During 5 days Odoorn become the most international village in Drenthe.

More than 20 dancing groups participate very year. The about 600 guests stay with more than 100 host-families in Odoorn and surrounding area.

During the 5 days Odoorn becomes a wonderful international community with a great atmosphere where different nationalities and cultures meet each other in peace and friendship. Even many international marriages have their origin in Odoorn.

About 35.000 visitors visit the festival. The groups dance on six stages in the open air between the houses in the village.

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  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Oct 28, 2010 at 3:25 AM

    I enjoy such dance festivals and took part in some of them in Germany.....I was an interpreter (see my Germany page)...

  • Pawtuxet's Profile Photo
    Sep 23, 2009 at 6:05 AM

    it looks like a fabulous festival. I know I would love all the dancing and costumes. Your "Eastern European" dancers are Polish, I believe.

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