Public Holidays In Mongolia
1, January is New Year
Each family and every organization decorates their New Year tree and holds New Year party or dinner with champagne and cake.
13, January – Constitutional Day
The democracy appeared in 1990 in Mongolia and the first democratic constitution was adopted in 1991
1, Beginning month of spring in lunar calendar - Traditional New Year
It was celebrated as a Thanksgiving Day in autumn before XIII century, Since Chinggis Khan's period this holiday is celebrated in spring as a New Year holiday. Mongolians visit and greet with each other, guests are served with national food during this holiday.
1, June – Children & Mother Day
Fathers, brothers or men do something good or funny things for their wife and children, or girlfriends to make them happy. Most of children go to recreation center-“Disney land” to enjoy in playing
11-13, July – Nationwide Games Festival called Naadam
Mainly respected three kinds of games: horseracing, wrestling, archery competitions are organized during this festival. People enjoy it in the stadium
1st, beginning month of spring in lunar calendar – Chinggis Khan's Birthday
Nationwide holiday, enjoy in the wrestling competition and nation pride day
26, Nov – Independence Day
Nationwide holiday, enjoy in the wrestling competition