Ulaanbaatar Winter Festival to take place for 10th year

2020-01-22 18:01:06

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Ulaanbaatar Winter Festival will be organized for the 10th year by the Capital City Government, Capital City Tourism Department, and professional winter sports associations at the Sky Resort ski resort on February 8-9.

The annual event aims to promote the beautiful winter, customs, heritages, and the unique culture of Mongolia to the world, pass down the traditions and customs to the younger generation, and promote the development of extreme sports and winter tourism to the residents of Ulaanbaatar in addition to giving them an opportunity to enjoy the weekend with their families.  

Ulaanbaatar Winter Festival is expanding to gain international status with more and more local and foreign tourists coming for it. This year's festival program features knuckle-bone shooting and archery contests, entertainment events, fashion show of national costumes, ski race, sled dog race, snowboard race, and ice climbing and snow rugby competitions.