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Spring Golden Eagle Festival Program

Mongolia Golden Eagle Festival

Spring Golden Eagle Festival Program

Annual Spring Golden Eagle festival will be held at Chinggis Khaanii Khuree Complex on 3-4 March, 2019. This complex is located 21km from Ulaanbaatar. 

Preliminary Schedule:

March 3, Sunday
11:00-11:30 Opening Ceremony: Parade of Eagle Hunters & demo of best costume and equipment
11:30-13:00 A demonstration (a testing whose eagle is most skilled at catching their prey)
13:00-14:00 Lunch break
14:00-15:00 Eagle calling demonstration, best trained eagle competition (a show whose eagle is best at following command of their master)
15:00-16:00 Traditional game competition (goat dragging – the team possesses the goat skin and defends it first will win, object picking game – to pick a coin from the ground while on the horseback)
16:00-16:30 Closing Ceremony

March 4, Monday
11:00-11:30 Opening Ceremony: Parade of Eagle Hunters & demo of best costume and equipment
11:30-14:30 Chargai demonstration (testing whose eagle is the most skilled at catching their pray)
Eagle calling demonstration, best trained eagle competition (a show whose eagle is best at following command of their master)
Traditional game competition (Kokpar or goat dragging – the game is to possess a goat skin to their team by defending or chasing after fellow riders: Tenge-Alu the object of the game)
16:00-16:30 Award Ceremony

LOCATIONClick here on google map

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