- mayor's office
Beşiktaş Municipality will celebrate the 97th anniversary of Republic Day with enthusiasm by organizing various activities all over the district. Mayor Rıza Akpolat; "We will celebrate our biggest holiday with enthusiasm in the footsteps of Great Atatürk."
Republic Day celebrations, which will start with the official ceremony celebrations on the 28th of October at 13:00, will continue throughout the day while the announcement vehicles playing anthems reflecting the enthusiasm of Republic Day in Beşiktaş. The celebrations will be held with limited participation due to the pandemic process.
So many different events will be organized throughout the country within the scope of the 97th-anniversary celebrations of Republic Day. In Beşiktaş, where Atatürk took the first step for the War of Independence and set out to ignite the fire of the national movement, the 29th of October will be experienced with many special events. The celebrations will begin on the 28th of October with an official ceremony. Citizens will be able to visit the "Republic and Atatürk" photography exhibition, which tells the story of liberation and establishment, which started under the leadership of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk on October 29, in Barbaros Square. While LED screen announcement vehicles accompany citizens with anthems reflecting the enthusiasm of Republic Day on all avenues and streets of Beşiktaş throughout the day, street artists will meet with citizens in Çarşı, Arnavutköy, Ortaköy, and Levent and sing their best pieces.
Special events will be held in Süleyman Seba and Akatlar Cultural Centers for the 97th anniversary of the Republic. On Tuesday, October 27, the "Republic Fashion Show" will take place at the Süleyman Seba Cultural Center where a selection of Atatürk's special clothes will be exhibited. The fashion show will be broadcast live on Beşiktaş Municipality's Youtube channel. On October 28 and 29, theatre plays specific to Republic Day will be staged at the Akatlar Cultural Center. The play "From Bondage to Freedom" will be staged on Wednesday, and the theater play "For Ever and Ever… An Atatürk's Story" on Thursday, October 29 will take the citizens back to 97 years ago and remind people of the Republic and Atatürk love. All events will be organized within the scope of the 97th anniversary of the October 29 Republic Day will be celebrated with a limited number of participants due to the Covid-19 outbreak that our country and the world passed through.
Tuesday, October 27 - 19.00: Süleyman Seba Cultural Center "Republic Fashion Show"
Wednesday, October 28 - 13.00: Official Ceremony Celebrations (Beşiktaş Atatürk Anatolian High School)
Wednesday, October 28 - 19.00: Akatlar Cultural Center - 'From Bondage to Freedom' Theater Play
Thursday, October 29 – 10.00: District Governorship Ceremony, 'Republic and Atatürk' Exhibition Visit
Thursday, October 29 - 11.00: Street Artists
Thursday, October 29 - 19.00: Akatlar Cultural Center- "For Ever and Ever… An Atatürk Story" Theater Play