Festivals in Uzbekistan are bright theatrical shows of historical events and national holidays. They demonstrate Uzbek culture and traditions, preserved from the past and carefully passed from generation to generation. During the festivals in Uzbekistan there are arranged lot of cheerful street festivities and bazaars, where you can buy interesting souvenirs made by local craftsmen. Here you will find live performances with folk songs, interesting shows of puppeteers and rope-walkers, as well as demonstration of ancient customs, and tasting of the most famous Uzbek dishes.
Schedule of turism festivals and events, planned to organise in the regions of the Republic of Uzbekistan in 2013
|Name of the event||Date||Venue|
|Uzbekistan Championship on Ulak||02-03 Mar 2013||Namangan, hippodrome|
|Kupkari||17 Mar 2013||Jizzakh, hippodrome|
|"Kabob Bayrami" Championship||13 Apr 2013||Tashkent region, Bostanlyk district|
|Uzbek festival of plov||18-19 Apr 2013||Tashkent, "World of Leisure"
International Tourist Exhibition
|Asrlar Sadosi 2013 Festival of Traditional Culture||04-05 May 2013||Navoi, Sarmish-say|
|"The Karakalpaks – the first steppe songsters and poets" cultural event||15 May 2013||Nukus, Museum of Art named after Savitsky|
|International Music Festival «Sharq taronalari 2013»||25-30 Aug 2013||Samarkand, Registan Square|
|"Embroiderers’ hands like jeweler’s wire" cultural event||26 Sep 2013||Nukus, Museum of Art named after Savitsky|