Friends of Jordan Festivals
Friends of Jordan Festivals is a non profit organization which curates, organizes and promotes festivals and cultural performances at world class venues and on archaeological sites in order to promote Jordan as a cultural and entertainment destination, encouraging tourism and economic sustainability and creating job opportunities.
Is to place Jordan as a premier cultural destination with its unique setting for open air musical and theater performances amidst its rich archeological heritage and World Heritage sites. The archaeological sites such as the Amman Citadel, the Jerash Oval Forum, the Roman the Odeon Theatres in downtown Amman, are ideal venues international level performances.
Friends of Jordan Festivals events have not merely increased tourism to Jordan, but encouraged a variety of business partnerships worldwide, boosting Jordan’s own economy and developing its service sectors. Through organizing these events, Friends of Jordan Festivals achieved attendance of over 131710 guests among Jordanians, non-Jordanians, foreign visitors in an enthusiastic crowd of art lovers.
In addition, Friends of Jordan Festivals has made all these events accessible to more than 22,100 underprivileged children from all parts of the Kingdom, through its corporate social responsibility campaigns. It also supported smaller festivals, charitable institutions such as the King Hussein Cancer Foundation and other organizations supporting mentally and physically challenged children.