Independence Day in Bishkek, August 31

Ala-Too Square

On August 31, 1991, special session of the Supreme Council of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan adopted a resolution on the “Declaration of State Independence of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan”. According to this historic act, the Republic of Kyrgyzstan was declared an independent, sovereign, democratic union.

The adoption of the "Declaration of State Independence" marked the beginning of a new stage in the modern history of Kyrgyzstan. As a result of the expression of the unity of the will of the people, the establishment of an independent state power was proclaimed. This conclusion says that the beginning of the period of assertion of the republic's sovereignty de jure. This meant that the independent republic was enshrined in law, and all subsequent actions of the country passed into a new legal field.

Kyrgyzstan declared its adherence to the generally recognized principles of international law, unswerving observance of previously assumed obligations. The world community recognizes the independence of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan.

The Supreme Soviet instructed the President and the Presidium to prepare a commission for the preparation of measures to ensure the economic and political independence of the Republic. The Supreme Council asked the people of Kyrgyzstan to unite on the basis of the adopted Declaration in the name of turning the state into a truly sovereign and legal state.

In the capital of Kyrgyzstan, the city of Bishkek, festive events begin on the central square of Ala-Too with a theatrical performance, in which creative collectives take part. Equestrian games are held at the hippodrome, and in the parks of Bishkek there are concerts with the participation of pop artists, an amateur art group. The celebration of Independence Day ends with fireworks.



Other events

Equestrian Games for Independence Day

Bishkek Hippodrome

Starts: 31 August 2021 08:00 31-08-2021 08:00
Ends: 31 August 2021 18:00

Birds Of Prey Festival 2021

Jaichy Kyrgyz Republic, Ysyk kol region, Kek Say village, Këk-Say, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan

Starts: 17 August 2021 10:00 17-08-2021 10:00
Ends: 17 August 2021 17:00


Issyk Kul

Starts: 15 July 2021 10:00 15-07-2021 10:00
Ends: 15 July 2021 18:00

Dog Trade Show

Starts: 20 June 2021 09:00 20-06-2021 09:00
Ends: 20 June 2021 18:00

Ethno-Fest Teskey Jeek 2021

House of Manaschi Sayakbay Karalayev, Ton vil. , Issyk-Kul obl.

Starts: 15 July 2021 09:00 15-07-2021 09:00
Ends: 15 July 2022 17:00

Jaichy Agro-Ethno-Festival 2021

Jaichy Agro Yurt Camp, Kyrgyzstan

Starts: 03 July 2021 10:00 03-07-2021 10:00
Ends: 03 July 2021 15:00

Independence Day in Bishkek, August 31

Ala-Too Square

Starts: 31 August 2021 10:00 31-08-2021 10:00
Ends: 31 August 2021 23:59

Toyboss Night Run 2021 (Half Marathon)

Starts: 19 June 2021 19:00 19-06-2021 19:00
Ends: 19 June 2021 23:59