The 11th Christmas fair
The 11th Christmas fair will be held under support of St. Petersburg Government and the Committee for entrepreneurship and consumer market. The celebration will be held in the best traditions of old Russian fairs. You will see a cheerful buffoons and Gypsies in colourful clothes, hear the ringing laughter of idle revelers and the cheerful laughter of children.
More than two weeks the Pioneer square will be the center of festivities for the residents of Saint Petersburg and also for all interested guests. Daily will be open some houses of merchants from foreign countries and Russian regions. Citizens will not only get acquainted with the culture of other regions of our country, but with Christmas traditions of other countries. The guests of the fair will learn how Christmas is celebrated in Germany and Italy, what songs are sung in India and China, what dishes to prepare the festive table in Latvia and Switzerland. And also will able to taste dishes of national cuisines from different parts of Russia, see and do with your hands traditional Souvenirs.
During the Fair will be open the residence of Santa Claus, the youngest guests will be able to take photos and talk to the chief magician about gifts they are waiting for the New Year. And for lovers of active leisure will operate the Ice rink under the open sky, all waiting for entertainment, competitions and attractions. Every day of the Fair will be special - for the guests will be organized a Day of fairy tales and folk crafts, good deeds Day and Day treats, Christmas time, Christmas Carol, Day of the Beauty maiden and much more interesting.
And near the house of Santa Claus, one can drop the prepared in advance gift in a special Box – the gifts will be sent to the children from orphanages. Also there will be the traditional campaigns "Christmas message" and "Holiday call", when pensioners and students can send a letter or make a call to their families and friends who live in other regions.