The Nowruz Festival, which is accepted as the beginning of spring in Turkish World and welcomed in many countries with different activities, was celebrated in Istanbul on the night of 19 March 2016 with a Concert Program.

The Nowruz Concert, organized cooperatively by Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB), Türk Ocağı Istanbul Branch, International Turkish Culture Organization and Zeytinburnu Municipality in Zeytinburnu Culture Center, was attended by artists in Turkey, as well as performers coming to Turkey from Azerbaijan, Bashkortostan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Gagauzia, Georgia, TRNC, Kazakhstan, Crimea, Kosovo, Macedonia, Mongolia, Serbia, Tajikistan, and Uyghur Autonomous Region.