“Silk and Spice” Festival
17 Feb 2017 13:16 pm
XVI Festival "Silk and Spices" in Bukhara will be held from 26 to 28 May 2017.
As part of this annual festival it is planned to organize a variety of different events.
At the Food Fair, located in the historical part of the city, entrepreneurs will present their products and seasonings experts who came to the festival from all over the country and from abroad.
Craftsmen will give master classes and demonstrations of traditional Uzbek crafts, including carpet weaving, pottery and blacksmithing, gold embroidery and so on.
Also it will be presented folk games: lamb and cock fighting, walking on a tightrope, and others.
"Palov sayli" ("Festival of pilaf") will bring together the best chefs of the country from different areas, giving fans the opportunity to enjoy the delicious food and witness the culinary competition.
Together with the Public Youth Movement "Kamolot" and the Association of craftsmen "Hunarmand" it is planned the organization of fashion shows from satin and adrasby leading young designers.
There will also be concerts of folk groups from various regions of the country and a gala concert with the participation of popular and talented young artists.