Forge shows, cherry pies and nettle fire: из Podolsky Zoo invites you to a Kupala celebration.
Immerse yourself in the magic of the ancient Slavic holiday Ivan Kupala and feel like a real descendant of our glorious ancestors invites Podilsky zoo this Sunday, July 7th. For the third year in a row, the zoo team has traditionally been preparing the residents and guests of the city the Kupala entertainment festive program "Ivan Kupala". Participation in which can take not only children but also adults.
The administration of the zoo assures that the event participants will not be bored. The entertainment program is designed for different age groups and interests. Therefore, everyone will find an affair here.
Well, what a Kupala holiday without fairy-tale heroes? With a theatrical performance, "The Holiday of Ivan Kupala", guests of the zoo will be visited by the favorites of the little ones 🧜♀️ The Little Mermaid, Waterbird and other fantastic fairy tale characters.
A real master class in weaving wreaths will be arranged for Vinnitsa masters for girls. A suitable job will determine the competition for the best wreaths.
Already traditionally, the participants of the event solemnly clean the Kupala tree Maren. They will weave bright multicolored ribbons into its branches.
No cost this time and without refreshments. For the holiday Solokha bake 🍕🍕🍕 cakes with cherries.
The highlight of the Kupala holiday will be a new location - this is the forge show “The Blacksmith's Gift”; last year it was determined the winner of the start-up competition and received financial support from the regional budget. Koval Roman will demonstrate the skillful possession of blacksmith tools to the guests of the holiday and share the secrets of making forged products. Everyone will be able to come up and try to use the product with their own hands and find out if he is capable of such a craft.
Throughout the event, kids will be entertained by inconspicuous animators, and the favorite entertainment of the children of the bubble show will diversify the program.
At the end of the holiday, the girls make a wish and float halos with their own hands, and the desperate will undergo a cleansing rite with fire. However, the youngest participants in the event will jump over the “hearth” unusual. Lay it out of nettle.
⏰Svyatkov program will last from 15 to 19 pm.
15.00 - 15.15. - the grand opening of the event, a speech by the director of the Podolsk zoo Yevgeny Mikhailovich Tkachik.
15.15. - 15.45. - theatrical performance with the participation of the Little Mermaid, Water, devils. The decoration of the Kupala tree madder.
15.45.- 16.15. - master class on weaving wreaths.
16.15. - 16.45. - competition for the best Kupala halo. Cake treat with cherries from Solokha.
16.45. - 17.15. - contests for children.
17.15. - 17.45. - the work of animators.
17.45. - 18.15. - soap bubbles show.
18.15. - 18.45. - Launching wreaths on the water, contests, jumping over the fire, and for kids - over the fire from nettle.
We invite you to a holiday! July 7, 15h