The festival is aimed at popularization of folk arts and handicrafts. It will be arranged with an active backing of the Vologda City Administration and a Handicrafts Centre “Reznoi Palisad (Carved Fence)”.
In Russia, May 1 is celebrated as the Day of Spring and Labour. It remains one of the most favourite holidays in our country, the holiday of the working man.
This year sees the 76th anniversary of the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany in 1945. A meeting of the local government officials devoted to celebration of the 76th anniversary since victory in the Great Patriotic War was held in Vologda.
The “Miracle of Russia. Golden brand” contest is organized by the International Tourism League “Eurasia”, the interregional tourism Association “Privolzhye” and the tourist portal " Resorts of Russia and Eurasia".
The festival "Voices of History", which emerged in 1991 as a review of the performances of professional theatres in the historical and architectural ensemble of the unique environment of the Vologda Kremlin has long been a hallmark of the Vologda Region, a favourite festival of all theatre-goers. In 2003 it received an international status.
The Victory Dictation campaign is an international event that will take place in Russian cities and in many European and CIS countries.
On April 26th the Vologda Region Governor held a meeting with local government members and discussed the development of the coronavirus pandemic and preventive measures.
St. George Ribbon campaign to distribute black-and-orange ribbons - a symbol of the victory in World War II – will start in Vologda on April 27th and last till May 9th.
April 26 went into history as the date of the world's worst nuclear power plant accident occurred in Chernobyl.
This year sees the 76th anniversary of the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany in 1945, and the annual military parade and Immortal Regiment march will take place online amid coronavirus pandemic. Last year the campaign was also held in an online format.