Festival “Boysun bahori” (Boysun spring)

Date: 28-APR-18 to 29-APR-18
City: Boysun
International Folklore Festival

Venue: Boysun (Surkhandarya region)

About the festival:

On 28-29 April International Folklore Festival “Boysun bahori” (Boysun spring) will be held in Surkhandarya region.

In 2001, Boysun region was included to the UNESCO list of Masterpieces of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity. In May 2002, there was held the first open air folklore festival “Boysun spring”, where national performers from Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan participated.

The revived festival expands the list of cultural events of Uzbekistan that already includes “Sharq taronalari” (Music of East) in Samarkand, “Silk and spices” in Bukhara, “Atlas bayrami” (Atlas (ikat) Festival) in Marghilan, “Magic of the dance” in Khorezm and tourism exhibitions in Tashkent.