Avocado has become one of the symbols of Alanya, along with local bananas. Every year avocado becomes more and more popular both in the local market and for export.The festival will be held annually. This decision was made at a meeting of the municipality of Alanya and approved by all members of the Council. According to the mayor of Alanya Adem Murat Yugel, this festival will promote the avocado. In Alanya there is about 70% of the total amount of avocado, which is grown in Turkey.”This tropical fruit is growing well, it will soon catch up with the famous Alanian bananas by the number of harvests. And it will be good if we have the holiday in honor of avocado”, – Adem said.Avocado fruits have a rejuvenating effect. The use of fresh product increases concentration, memory, performance. The oil is used in cosmetology and perfumery. It is used for treatment of skin diseases and other ailments. If you use the product in moderation, there will be no harm. The benefits of avocado for the body is to reduce the risk of heart disease and blood vessels, restore rhythm and reduce pressure. Fruits normalize water-salt metabolism and digestion.