In honor of the event, which is held for the 35th time, processions and festivals of Turkish culture will take place in New York, and the mayor’s office in Brooklyn and Wall Street are decorated with Turkish flags.
Days of Turkey in New York held under the auspices of the Association of American – Turkish relations. Consul General of Turkey in the New York Ertan Yalcin, the Turkish military attache Metin Albay Adiyaman, the President of Turkish Center in the state of New Jersey Mehmet Yar took park in preparation and conduct of the festival as well as activists from the local community of Turkish origin.
After the meeting at City Hall in Brooklyn, decorated with Turkish flags, the organizers have arranged a celebratory dinner with dishes of traditional Turkish cuisine. In the evening a concert of Turkish artists hosted on the square near City Hall.