New Year’s Eve Parade 2018 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

New Year is very popular in predominantly Muslim Central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan as well.

New Year Parade of Santa Clauses and Snow Maidens is held in Bishkek in which over 500 Bishkek residents dressed as Santa Clause and Snow Maidens, accompanied by a brass band and drummers marched to the building of the Bishkek Mayor’s Office, where they were greeted by Mayor Isa Omurkulov.

New Year's Eve parade Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Hundreds of people are dressed in costumes of different nationalities that part in the parade.

New Year's Eve parade Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

In Photo above you can see, Father Frost (left) with his grand daughter the Snow maiden take part in a New Year’s parade in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, on December 31.