Novgorod Fest, City Day Celebration in Veliky Novgorod
Date: 7 – 8 June 2014
Venue: Sophiyskaya-Pobedy square, the Kremlin Park, Yaroslav's Courtyard Sophiyskaya embankment
Great festival introducing modern Novgorod and Novgorod folklore.
In the Programme
Festivals of fire theatres, sand sculptures, national cultures, fireworks, flowers, concerts and performances at Yaroslav's Courtyard.
The show includes festivals, sport competitions, interactive arrangements for different age people, official ceremony of flower laying to the “Millennium of Russia” monument, creative group’s concert program, festive firework
An interactive show in the Novgorod Kremlin on the open-air stage beside the Kokuy tower recreates the life of ancient Novgorod.
The participants of performance spend an unforgettable evening in the atmosphere of medieval Russia.
At the craft market you can buy souvenirs, and in the workshops of craftsmen you can make the goods with your own hands. Holiday visitors are given the rare opportunity to hear the voices of the revived ancient musical instruments: harps, bagpipes, wheeled lira.