Fatih Celebrates April 23 Children's Day

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Held in Fatih traditionally owing to April 23 National Sovereignty and Children's Day, Information Houses Children’s Festival took place in Fındıkzade Çukurbostan City Park, whereupon it continued in Çarşamba Çukurbostan City Park. The festival saw hundreds of children enjoy colorful playgrounds installed in the park together with their families.

"Our children and our youth will have new sports, culture and training areas"

Attending the festival, Fatih Municipality Mayor M. Ergün Turan visited children in the festival area and had his pictures taken with the children. Celebrating children's April 23 National Sovereignty and Children's Day and sharing their joy, Fatih Municipality Mayor M. Ergün Turan said April 23 is the 99th anniversary of the foundation of Grand National Assembly of Turkey and is the holiday granted by Mustafa Kemal to children, an unprecedented holiday worldwide. Mayor Turan said, "Here we are celebrating April 23 National Sovereignty and Children's Day merrily with children and their families. Hopefully our republic will achieve many more centuries by means of our children. Our children are precious. Hereby I'd like to give the good news to children and youth of Fatih that we'll soon increase the number of sports, culture and training areas". 

Children Had Fun throughout the Event 

Attending the festival with their families, children enjoyed the festival and the spring by means of many toys such as Transformers climbing and slide, children's sumo, climbing pyramid, super jumper, Dolphin Rodeo, shoe slide, inflated slide and hopper. The festival featured children's animation team, stilts, face-painting and cosplay characters too. On top of that, children were offered ice cream, cotton candy, Ottoman paste and popcorn.