The first edition of Chennai International Youth Festival began in August 2017 as a major activity under the program of Youth Development, Supported by Government of India , Government of Tamil Nadu and various Institution bodies .Our vision is to encourage and ensure that both the participants and audiences have a positive and enriching experience at the festival.
The CIYF' 17 is the most exciting Conclave with 250+ Events engaged more than 5 lakh Youngsters across the Globe. The events wereheld simultaneously in 70+ locations at various venues across Tamil Nadu.
CIYF ‘17was 16 - days extravaganza featured a wide variety of talents from across genres both competitive and non-competitive Cultural Events, Sports, Martial Arts, Exhibitions, Intellectual discourses, young artists camps, seminars and adventure programs.
This fest is to help youth of the country understand their potential and urge them to contribute to society in a more effective manner. We strongly believe that CIYF will continue to inspire young people and create a spirit of peace and unity, strengthen and re-enforce national harmony and integration through a cultural perspective. Besides all this, this Fest provides a nationwide exposure to the youth for the expression and fulfillment of their talents and aspirations.