13-14 May was the date of the first Góbé Festival in Manchester. The festival was organized on the Albert Squire, in the city center. Besides the cultural performances, a handicraft fair was held, where more than ten thousand visitors could have a look at the local products of Szeklerland. At the Transylvanian Herb Garden’s tent the British visitors could be introduced to the herbal products of several medicinal plant producers from Transylvania.