Bala.Turkvizyon.kz is reporting that the first Bala Turkvizyon Song Contest is being held in the largest city in Turkey, Istanbul.
It was also announced that the contest will be being held in December, unlike original reports for the contest in November/October. The contest which was launched at the start of June is for children between the age of 8 and 13 and will see singers from across the Turkic world competing. The event was originally reported as being held in Mary, Turkmenistan the Cultural Capital of the Turkic World for 2015. No news has been announced by the organisers of either Bala Turkvizyon or Turkvizyon about the 2015 contests.