Kyrgyzstan’s celebrates independence 20 anniversary

20-anniversaryKyrgyzstan, the first country who declared independence among Turkic Republics, will celebrate its 20th Independence Anniversary with a rich and colourful program at Topkapi Turkish World Cultural Neighbourhood governed by Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Kultur A.S.. This celebration ceremonies, supported by Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) and our member Municipalities, shall start at 17:00 on 31 August 2011.

Authorities of Kyrgyzstan Consulate General in Istanbul and Kyrgyzstan Friendship and Cultural Assocation, organizing this independence ceremony, made the following decleration regarding the celebration program:

“Kyrgyzstan is the first country who declared his independence among Turkic Republics. Glorious celebration ceremonies are organized in Krygyzstan every year for the anniversary of independence declaration. We are used to organizing such ceremonies in both Ankara and Istanbul. For the last 2 years, we have been organizing a more comprehensive ceremonies with broader participation in Istanbul. Many famous Kyrgyz artists and singers are coming to Turkey in order to participate those ceremonies and raise our spirits. We will also entertain many famous Kyrgyz artists and singers in Istanbul this year, as well. Our guests will spend great time. We will organize chairty sales, exhibitions and Kyrgyz folk dances. We will introduce Kyrgyz culture to the guests”.

Program:

17:00 – 18:00 – CHARITY SALE, COCKTAIL, EXHIBITION

18:00 – 19:00 – KYRGYZ FOLK DANCES (KYRGYZ TRADITIONAL TUŞOO TOY)

19:00 – 19:30 – FORMAL OPENING AND PROTOCOL  SPEECHES

19:30 – 21:00 – CONCERT

21:00 – 21:20 – PAST YEARS and KYRGYZSTAN TRAILER

21:30 – 23:00 –CONCERT

23:00 –FIREWORKS AND CLOSING

DATE: 31.08.2011 / Wednesday

VENUE : TOPKAPI CULTURE PARK ( AMFI-THEATHRE ) Topkapi