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Feast for guests of "Alexandria gathers friends" festival

"Alexandria gathers friends" festival (Kupalle) is held at Alexandria agritownship of Shklov district on July 4-5.

The festival starts from exhibitions and fairs. There will be traditional exposition of souvenirs produced by craft masters of Belarus, Ukraine, Russia "The Dnieper if the River of Friendship". The festival also includes international music and sports fest "Bard Fishing", the regional stage of the Republican agricultural project "Vlastelin Sela" ("Village Master"), master-classes in traditional Belarusian crafts, concerts, etc.

"The year of 2015 is the Year of the Youth, and we will offer an interesting and diverse programe for young people. Among the most interesting events are "Our Ideas for Belarus!", "Vasilkovoe Leto" performance, etc. "Musical "Paparats-Kvetka" followed by fireworks will be the climax of the festival's first day".

The second day of the festival will be noted for the ceremony of awarding the best agriculture workers of Mogilev region. It will be followed by the concert of Belarusian artists, People's Artist of Russia Ekaterina Shavrina, Honored Artist of Russia Igor Korneljuck.

The festival is traditionally held in the picturesque place on the Dnepr River where two settlements Alexandriya and Kopys, as well as two regions – Mogilev and Vitebsk - meet. Last year about 55,000 guests visited the festival in Alexandria. And this year it is likely to be visited by much more people.

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