Vyshyvankovyi Festival in Odessa

August 23, 2017 г.

August 23-27, 2017 on the Independence Day of Ukraine on the Primorsky Boulevard of Odessa will be held the Vyshivankovyi Festival.

The event will begin with a solemn ceremony of raising the National Flag of Ukraine, the length of which will be 26 meters.

By the holiday around the monument to Duke de Richelieu colorful art installations will be installed and a concert of young Ukrainian artists and folk groups will take place.

Organizers also invite everyone to participate in the intellectual quest based on the historical events of 1917-2017 with elements of alternative development of historical events.

In addition, on Primorsky Boulevard the best designers will present their collections of modern vyshyvankas (embroideries). And guests as models can become participants of the contest among Ukrainian artists for the best body painting - embroidery.

For those wishing to demonstrate their creative abilities, competitions of the Fight Club of poets will be organized - a contest of recitation of poems.

During the Festival on the boulevard there will be a traditional fair of folk craftsmen from all over Ukraine, where you can buy real embroidered shirts and authentic handmade products.

For children and adults, master classes on oblique, origami, making greeting cards for the Independence Day and other Ukrainian fun will be held.

The festival will end with the launch of a flag in the sky on balloons.