Kastamonu, which has flourished through the centuries with the contribution of diverse civilizations, attracts attention also for its festivals.
The International Taşköprü Culture and Garlic Festival is held in Taşköprü, the hometown of the world’s most tasty garlic. Held annually in August, the festival offers a rich program.
Organized in June every year, the Haci Bekir Confectioners, Pastry and Plateau Cultural Festival is literally a feast showcasing and offering the finest desserts.
The Rifat Ilgaz Sarı Yazma Culture and Art Festival, Ağlı Castle Festival, and Ginolu Silverfish Festival are among the other festivals welcoming many visitors.