Shkodra n ‘Fest is a yearly festival that has a positive effect on Shkodra’s economy. ARKA in partnership with the Municipality of Shkodra, and nonprofit organizations ShFrontend and Editorkodra, has brought some of the most famous Albanian and Balkan music groups to perform as well as other entertainment, food, and drink. Shkodra n ‘Fest has helped showcase Shkoder as a tourist destination. Dozens of volunteers contributed to the creation and successful implementation of this festival. As time continues Shkodra n’Fest will build stronger partnerships with local organizations which will help develop the festival into a showcase of cultural and nonprofit community activities.