II International Festival of Melon Art

Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan dated April 10, 2021. In accordance with the resolution "On additional measures to prepare for the II International Melon Art Festival and create favorable conditions for the development of melon art", the II International Melon Art Festival is being held in the city of Nukus on September 17-20.
Currently, the conference venue is the Nukus Festival of Melon Art. On the occasion of the conference, Bakhshi, tourists and other guests from many countries come to Nukus. This indicates the growing interest in this art and our country on a global scale.
According to the latest data, the International Festival was attended by more than 100 participants and guests from 22 countries, including representatives of international organizations such as UNESCO, TURKSOY, honorary guests, experts in the field of local cultural heritage, science, art and others, as well as representatives of the media.
Exhibition stands representing national traditions and customs, historical monuments characteristic of each region of our country are installed on the Alley adjacent to the Ivan Savitsky State Art Museum of the Republic of Karakalpakstan in Nukus. Various stage performances are held here, national songs, folklore, dastans are performed, a festive atmosphere is created for visitors.
In addition, within the framework of the festival, a performance of the national opera "Hulk Uchun" will be organized for participants and guests at the Karakalpak State Academic Musical Theater named after Berdak and a tour of the cultural heritage sites of the Muynak district.