Turkish-Day-in-London

Turkish Day in London 2014

Update 30/05/2014 Turkish Day in London has been confirmed for Sunday 1st June!

Update 15/05/2014 Due to the tragedy of the mining accident in Soma this week, the organisers of this event have understandably postponed Turkish Day in London until further notice.

London’s Trafalgar Square will hosting a unique event called ‘Turkish Day in London’ on Saturday 17th May 2014.  This event was inspired by the UK’s Turkish community and promises a feature packed day for the whole family to enjoy. The event programme is listed below along with a short promo video.

12.00 – 12.30

Ottoman Marching Band provided by Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism

12.45 – 13.15

Traditional Turkish Folk Dancers provided by Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism

13.30 – 14.00

Selçuk Yapar, Turkish Pop Star

Live DJ Set on main stage provided by Turkey’s KRAL TV

14.15 – 15.00 

Ottoman Marching Band provided by Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism

Traditional Turkish Folk Dancers provided by Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism

15.00 – 16.00

Music group Sudden Exit will be performing Turkish and English songs

16.10 – 16.40

Belly Dance Group Show

16.50 – 17.20

Speeches, Ribbon Cutting and Opening Ceremony

17.30 – 18.20

Music group She’Koyokh will be performing Turkish, Kurdish, Greek and Balkan songs.

Raffle Prize Draw (Sponsored by Beko & İşbank, prizes include holidays, restaurant meals etc)

18.30 – 19.00

Ottoman Marching Band provided by Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism

Traditional Turkish Folk Dancers provided by Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism

19.15 – 20.30

Music performance by Turkish popstar Can Bonomo who represented Turkey at the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest with the song ‘Love Me Back’.

8.30

Closing