The Tyre International festival takes place in Beaufort or Belfort Castle (Qala’at al-Shaqif)
The Festival launched in 1996. takes pride in selecting the best of what the local and international art and musical scene has to offer. The festival strives also to play a positive role in the local communities and to take part in the social and culture upheaving of the city, by casting the light on rural activities and forgotten crafts in addition to participating actively in supporting the hospitality aspect of this ancient and UNESCO classified heritage city.
Beaufort or Belfort Castle
Beaufort or Belfort Castle ( Arabic: Qala’at al-Shaqif ) is a Crusader fortress in Nabatieh Governorate, Southern Lebanon.