For the first time in 2019, the Championship of folklore will be held in Asia. After the start of the championships in Bulgaria - National, Balkan, European and World and followed by Ukraine - National, Mongolia will also host a large folklore forum in June 2019.

The Asian Championship of Folklore will be held from 12 till 17 of June in the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar. Organizers hope that this important event will become one of the most important and major cultural events on the Asian continent. 

It may involve groups of countries across Asia. Many of the candidates for this championship are among the regular participants in other folklore forums held in Bulgaria and Ukraine and awarded with high awards.

By regulation in this forum, according to their presentation in the competition program, participants will receive ratings valid for ranking in the World Rankings of Folklore.

Concerts of the Asian Championship of Folklore - 2019 will be broadcasted live on the World's Internet TV - Eurofolk TV and National Mongolian Television.

The large-scale folklore event is organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports of Mongolia, World Association of Folklore Festivals - WAFF, European Association of Folklore Festivals - EAFF, ArtLar Culture NGO, World Folklore Academy and it is supported by UNESCO Mongolia.

Applications for participation may be submitted in the website of EAFF -