Novruz Festival 2019

Novruz Festival 2019




The arrival of spring is celebrated in Azerbaijan with special Novruz festivities. Being a family holiday and differing from other holidays in its historical roots, essence and culture, Novruz is traditionally celebrated on March 20-21. The festival represents the end of winter and the victory of good over evil. However, Novruz celebrations begin a month before the actual holiday.

In its turn, Azerbaijan State Tourism Agency and Azerbaijan Tourism Board in cooperation with Baku Tourism Information Center will organize a whole series of Novruz festivities in the Sahil Park starting from 18th up until 24th of March.


All in Novruz mood: food, activities, installations and music!


The park in the city center, decorated and branded with new Novruz brand patterns will be divided into certain zones such as lounge, retail, stage and entertainment zones. The celebrations are open to all attendants and high pedestrian traffic is projected throughout the events. As part of the festival engaging and interactive animators will stage various performances as well as special stage shows during the holidays are in store for the citizens.

During the festival entitled “20 days of spring welcoming”, there will be certain zones branded in honor of four nature elements, including zones for vendors and craft kiosks, stage and engagement will be allocated in the area of the festivities.


Festival zone opens from 11:00 to 21:00 (to 23:00 on Holidays).

Entertainment activities start from 14:00 to 19:00.

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