Traditional pottery, procession of Zvezdara and the residence of St. Nicholas: what will be the new year’s celebration at the hem

Традиционное гончарство, шествие звездарей и резиденция Святого Николая: каким будет новогодний праздник на Подоле

Kontraktova square, preparing to hold large-scale celebrations of the New year 2020. If Sophia square will turn into a fairy-tale town based on “the Nutcracker”, in the historic district of the capital, at the hem, Shine Christmas European town in Ukrainian ethnic style.

The holidays will be held in the best traditions of folk festivals. This Informant reports citing the press service of the Kiev mayor’s office.

This year the organizers decided to focus on the unique pottery with painting of Poltava region, namely, the pottery capital of Ukraine Oposhnya. The ceramics of this region is famous for its centuries-old history and is considered a national symbol of the country. Christmas tree and winter village at the hem is also decorated with motifs opishnyanski ceramics.

In St. Nicholas Day on Kontraktova square lit up Christmas tree and then the guests of the holidays will swirl in the bright dance of festivities and entertainment. In the back – stroke of Zvezdara January 7, the performance of the mass of Christmas carols, setting the Christmas Didukh, national setovaniya on the eve of St. Basil, the performance of folk groups. The celebrations will be well-known stars, and will also host a DJ battle and a hit parade of Ukrainian radio stations.

For children also prepared a lot of fun to feel like in a fairy tale. For them will work attractions with slides, the residence of St. Nicholas where you can get a gift. For all fans of active rest will work of street art-a skating rink with instructors.

Also on the pedestrian part of the street Sagaydachnogo settle fair with light installations, pots, jugs, barrels, authentic opishnyanski style. On site streets will be a lot of photo zones, decorated with colorful garlands. Celebrations hem will last until January 20.

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Традиционное гончарство, шествие звездарей и резиденция Святого Николая: каким будет новогодний праздник на Подоле