UNESCO Dance Day Celebrations

On the 29th of April, as every year since 1982, Dance Day will be celebrated all over the world by many millions of dancers. It is an initiative of the International Dance Council CID, UNESCO, Paris.

Visit the official website www.danceday.cid-portal.org

  • Guidelines and ideas for celebrating
  • The official message for Dance Day 2015, as well as previous messages
  • Events by country, region and city
  • How to design your poster or flyer and send it to be posted there.

UNESCO want Dance Day to become as well-known as Mother’s Day.

With my best wishes for our Day

Prof. Dr. Alkis Raftis
President of the CID

  • The International Dance Council CID is the official organization for all forms of dance in all countries of the world. 
  • CID is recognized by UNESCO, national and local governments, international organizations and institutions.
  • Its members are the most prominent federations, associations, schools, companies and individuals in more than 160 countries.
  • CID was founded in 1973 within the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, where it is based.
  • UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.

International Dance Council CID Conseil International de la Danse
UNESCO, 1 rue Miollis, FR-75732 Paris 15, France