Traditional international festival "Schumi, Maslenitsa" will be held on March 12-13 at the Elagin Island.
The Maslenitsa festival is celebrated annually on a large scale on Elagin Island. Festive celebrations are such a fairy performance that visitors coming here feel like they have travelled to the days of old Russia! In addition to traditional dances, performances, fairs, tea and pancakes, all the visitors can enjoy the fascinating performances of special guests that will not leave anyone indifferent!
In particular, equestrian pageant «Cossack trick riding» will definitely win the hearts of all who come to the festival. Horses, Cossacks (young and old) and breathtaking stunts will leave all the spectators speechless, full of wonder and delight! Besides, to dive better into the world of the old Russian culture there will be a costume contest, which will upraise everyone’s mood and give a lot of bright and beautiful memories.
The most important part is that the traditional Russian celebration of winter send-off and the coming of spring reminds everyone of the long and interesting history of Russia, the good old traditions, friendship and solidarity of the peerless Russian people.