Travel to Ukraine is always nice to combine with visits to interesting events – musical, gastronomic theme, which are held all year round in different parts of the country. But the largest number of entertaining events, it is the fall. Current, already come into its own is no exception: over the next three months in different Ukrainian cities will host a number of interesting festivals. We offer you the top five, which if possible should visit this fall.
When. from 12 to 15 September, Where. the village of Koktebel. Crimea
Koktebel Jazz Festival – the largest in Ukraine jazz open air festival, which has gained the status of one of the most iconic and anticipated music events in the country. In early autumn it is already the 11th time will be held in the picturesque resort of Koktebel. located at the foot of Karadag mountains on the Black sea.
Within three days the festival will host dozens of concerts on three different stages. The main stage – NuJazz Stage will be set up on the waterfront, on the beach Junge. Voloshin stage, created for connoisseurs of modern jazz and improvised music, will be located in the garden House-Museum of Voloshin. Daily stage Open Stage, which was addressed by both Continue reading
Festivals in Kiev are an integral part of the cultural life of the country. These festive mass actions allow you to be aware of all the events lovers of music, theatre, circus and cinema. Besides, creativity is manifested in all that concerns the organization. So, a place for festivals can serve both indoors and “open air” Playground ” area, field, Park, etc.
The best film festivals in Kiev for fans of the movie
All the film festivals in Kiev accompanied by the showing of a film series that combines one or another theme. Often, the features of such events are the author of films and short films.
In the world of evaluation movie box office with rental — not the only indicator. The festivals allow you to assign awards to the best films of the year, to assess the professionalism of the production teams, as well as to convey to the audience modern trends in cinema.
According to official data, the most regular cinema event in Ukraine is the festival of “Youth”. Each fall within it demonstrate about 250 films from around the world. The main contenders are the first short and feature Continue reading
Amazing festival Ati-Atihan in the Philippines – it’s the best week-long street party that rages from morning till evening, peaking on the third Sunday of January. Honoring the Santo niño (Santo Nino) (the image of the child Jesus) implies the irrigation head, as no other religious holiday, he is dressed in a very secular brilliance.
The history of the festival of Ati-Atihan roots in the XIII century, when a group of fair-skinned Malay immigrants from Borneo (Borneo) decided to show their respect for local residents of Athy. They painted their faces with black paint, sing and dance in gratitude for the earth and the food that was given to them (worrying about any pagan based, Spanish colonists later added here image of Santo niño). Today, in accordance with the historical past of the festival, the participants of the main parade paint their faces with soot and wear costumes that are perfectly suited for the Samba schools in Rio.
Although the festival lasts for a week, the festivities really flare up in the last three days (Friday through Sunday). Sunday is the big day and it starts early with the transfer of the revered icon of the Santo niño from the Cathedral town of Kalibo (Kalibo Cathedral) Continue reading