The ceremony of lighting up the main New Year’s Tree of the country took place on December 15, marking the beginning of the New Year’s celebrations.
By tradition, the venue for the New Year’s celebrations was the square in front of the “Älem” Cultural and Entertainment Center, where the 41-meter New Year’s Tree crowned with an eight-pointed star and the figures – 2021 was installed.
Decorated with colorful balls, beads, firecrackers, sparkling tinsel and garlands, it has become one of the most attractive symbols of the coming year. As never before, people all around the world are waiting for the New Year with the hope for good changes and prosperous life.
The fairytale caravan arrived at the Älem Cultural and Entertainment Center. An arch sparkling with garlands opens the entrance to a wonderful country, where guests are greeted by heroes of Turkmen fairy tales and famous cartoons.
And, of course, the culmination of the merry New Year’s performance was lighting up of the New Year’s Tree. Happy, clear voices of the children are the best evidence of the country’s well-being, our confidence in the present and the future of our independent Motherland.
Children received wonderful gifts in memory of the unforgettable holiday on behalf of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
The ceremonies of lighting up the New Year’s Trees took place on the main squares of cities and villages all around the country.
Adults and children will remember this wonderful fabulous holiday for a long time.
Lights were lit on the main New Year tree of Turkmenistan. According to the established tradition, Turkmenistan’s tallest and most beautiful New Year tree was installed in the square in front of “Alem” (Universe) Cultural and Entertainment Center in Ashgabat. It is surrounded by the fairy New Year town for children. The tree is 41 meter high. It is topped with an eight-pointed star and 2021 numerals. Decorated with colorful toys and sparkling garlands, it has become the most striking symbol of the coming year.
Turkmenistan New Year tree lights
Ayaz Baba (Ded Moroz) and his granddaughter Garpamyk (Snow Maiden) took part in the New Year tree lighting ceremony. Before arriving in the place of the ceremony at the New Year tree, they toured the Turkmen capital in a cabriolet in the company of children, viewing the architectural sights of the city. Following the ceremony in Ashgabat, all New Year trees installed in the main squares of cities and villages of Turkmenistan flashed with festive lights.