Festive events for every taste and age
Residents and visitors were able to buy unique works by local artists, to the accompaniment of cheerful Ukrainian songs
Fourth far Eastern Sorochinskaya fair was held in Vladivostok. On one Sunday of the Admiral’s square turned into a place where everyone could touch the Ukrainian culture and even take its part.
The organizer of the fair was organized by the administration of Vladivostok, a major role in organizing this brilliant event was played by the Ukrainian cultural center “Turtledove”.
Sorochinskaya fair is known since the NINETEENTH century, – said the Deputy mayor Natalia Maltseva. And we are very pleased that today the administration of Vladivostok thanks to the cooperation with the Ukrainian center of folk culture manages to create such platforms and to hold such events.
In the framework of the Sorochyntsi fair took place not only exhibition and sale of Handicrafts, but also master classes on their manufacture, as well as folk arts festival “Nightingale song”.
On the upper floor Admiralty Park residents waiting for the master of arts and crafts with their goods, and at the bottom the residents of Vladivostok were Continue reading
Korea lives in the Gregorian calendar, but traditional holidays are celebrated according to lunar.
In mid-January – the feast of the snow on mount Halla (Jeju-do). The end of January – beginning of February – the feast of Sol (non-working day) is a celebration of the New year according to the lunar calendar. It is one of two major holidays in Korea, celebrated on the first day of the first lunar month. Koreans visit your Kohan. all gather with their families, young people ceremoniously congratulates senior receiving in return small gifts, often money. Early in the morning held a ceremony devoted to the ancestors, consisting of a series of greetings in front of the altar with food, then lunch and visit relatives. The holiday is accompanied by dancing and folk games, visiting the graves of their ancestors and other ceremonies. At this time, the Koreans take a vacation for a few days, and many commercial enterprises will be closed. At the end of January in Hwachon (Gangwon province) is a Festival of the mountain trout Hwachon. Another fish festival – a feast of fish-boats the Inja. It runs from 2 to 15 February on lake Sancho area Namen.
Festival liquors and traditional rice cakes held in Gyeongju in late March. In early April, Koreans have traditionally visited temples, Continue reading
How many beer festivals and beer festivals not only invented, so once again enjoy the taste of your favorite Beers! Worldwide there are a large number of such enterprises, their are so many to speak about it without end. Therefore, we will restrict ourselves only to the most famous and popular beer festivals .
Beer festival Munich Oktoberfest
The most important festival in the world is, of course, the Munich Oktoberfest, which, incidentally, is celebrated at the same time in other countries. The most interesting is the fact that it is celebrated from mid-September to early October, despite the name. The duration is approximately 16 days. In all that time, millions of guests have time to drink more than 10 million pints of beer ( 1 pint – 0,57 l).
Oktoberfest beer festival
The history of the festival dates back to 1810, where the first festival was held without beer, only horse racing and fair. Since all this took place in Bavaria, Munich brewers quickly found out, and, beer lovers, they quickly spread the idea, however, made one small adjustment – beer. Now Oktoberfest is held under the tents in ten giant beer “tent” in the heart of the holiday area. Continue reading