This weekend brings three days of activities and events at the 11th Yeşilüzümlü Mushroom Festival.

The festival will take place in the mountain village of Yeşilüzümlü from Friday 5th April to Sunday 7th April and celebrates the relatively rare and extremely delicious Morel mushroom.

The Festival

The festival includes a host of events; the morel mushroom hunt, drums event, activities for children, photo exhibition, marbling and painting exhibition, local food competition, the Fethiye Municipality Band and a series of live music concerts.

Photograph courtesy of Nichola Chapman

Taste and buy

There will be plenty of opportunities to taste and buy these delicious mushrooms as well as other local foods.

10th Yeşilüzümlü Mushroom Festival -celebrating the marvellous Morel
Morel mushrooms

Featured photograph by Nichola Chapman Photography


    • Good morning Richard.

      We haven’t received definite dates yet but the Mushroom Festival normally takes place over the first weekend in April. We will publish the dates as soon as we have them confirmed.

      Kind regards