The holiday of Ivan Kupala in 2017 is traditionally celebrated from 6 to 7 July, it falls on the night from Thursday to Friday. How to celebrate Midsummer in Kiev – read our material.
Events on this day in Kiev
“The Kievan Rus Park”
When: on the night of 6 to 7 July and the weekend of 8 and 9 July Where: Obukhov district, Kyiv region, V. Kopachev “Park Kievan Rus” on Midsummer arranges festivities, which will last 3 days: on the night of 6 to 7 July in the weekend of 8 and 9 July.
Visitors are offered the program on ancient customs, horseback riding, horse stunt shows, delicious meals and workshops, relax on the beach of a Forest lake. You can even spend the night in a unique medieval surroundings.
The girls offered to teach the art of weaving wreaths. And to run the water wreaths will be on lake Forest near the Kiev Detintsa.
Teach girls to weave wreaths
When: 6 July, 17.00
Where: Pies, Kiev
The National Museum of folk architecture and life of Ukraine in Pyrohiv Midsummer is traditionally celebrated on 6 July. The organizers promise the Midsummer ritual action: weaving wreaths, installation of symbols of the holiday of Ivan and Marena, the Midsummer tree.
During the celebration of Midsummer will burn a bonfire, run into the water wheels of fire and to speculate on the wreaths. Participants will enjoy a modern folk-show with participation of young performers and Ukrainian ethno-band “the Doox”.
“The Doox” vystupit in Pirogovo
Ethno-party “on the night of Midsummer”
When: 7 July, 20:00
Where: The Caribbean Club
Oksana Stebelskaya and musical project “Ukrainsk Barvi” invite to the ethno-party “on the night of Midsummer”. In the evening’s program promised concert, contest, embroidery, fashion show collection of ethnic clothing and much more.
Concert Katie, Chile
When: 7 July, 20:00
Where: Expocentre of Ukraine (Akademika Glushkova str, 1)
On the holiday of Ivan Kupala will present its concert “Fire Flower” Katia Chile. Everything will happen outdoors on the territory of the ENEA.
The Feofania Park
When: 6 July, 17:00
Where: Akademika Lebedeva 37
In the Park of Feofania you’ll delve into mystical Midsummer celebration with traditional entertainment.
The festival will begin July 6 with the traditional entertainment: games, round dances, weaving of wreaths, which you can later run on the lake for divination for betrothed-costumed.
Dusk in a Park planted Midsummer bonfire. The festival will conclude ethno-disco.