Istanbul to celebrate Republic Day with fireworks and laser show
This national holiday celebrates the declaration of the Turkish Republic in 1923. Parades, public speeches, and fireworks and laser shows displays are just a few of the organized events. The firework and laser show on the Bosphorus Bridge is spectacular and it is definitely worth watching from Ortaköy, Beylerbeyi or any spot close to the bridge.
Cumhuriyet Bayramı, i.e. Republic Day, celebrations on the Bosporus in Istanbul, with the highly-anticipated annual fireworks show in the national colors of red-and-white