On September 28 Nikolaev will accept representatives нацменшин from all Ukraine. Guests will arrive in national suits and will bring with itself national songs, dances, traditions. Their performances can be seen in Kashtanovy Square and in ODK. Entrance free.
Indian summer. Time of heat and light, morning cool and evening fogs, multi-colored leaves and bright autumn flowers.
Traditionally in this fine season the Soviet of Nationalities in the nice city of shipbuilders brings together friends - participants of an All-Ukrainian festival of national cultures of the southern region of Ukraine "Friendship".
Why "Friendship"? Because friendship it is healthy, the friendship unites us and does kinder. And still the friendship is a rainbow which connects us hidden light of mutual understanding and love.
"Our festival is a holiday of representatives of ethnic communities not only the Nikolaev area and the South of Ukraine, but also all our country. Since 1995 creative collectives and ensembles ofbecame its participantsреков, Germans, the Crimean Tatars, Romanians, Moldavians, Bulgarians, the Georgian, Jews, Azerbaijanians, Poles from the Kherson, Odessa, Zaporozhye, Chernovitsky, Donetsk, Sumy, Kirovograd areas of Ukraine, and also from ARE the Crimea and Kiev.It unites and presents to citizens everything, than Ukraine multinational is rich: these are incendiary dances, national tunes, bright suits and the open hearts, ready to share pleasure of creativity with the audience. The Friendship festival speaks: we - are uniform, though we speak different languages and I will eat different songs, but in our souls there lives love and friendship, and still care of our homeland - Ukraine", - the chairman of the board, the honored worker of culture of UkrainetellsMurad Kaymarazov.
Today "Friendship" doesn't concede to the most modern shows, and the main goal of its carrying out - to preserve original culture of each people. In 2005 the festival received a distinction and the diploma of the Ministry of Culture and tourism of Ukraine in the nomination "Cultural Project".
28, 29, on September 30 the festival will bring together participants from Odessa and Odessa region, Evpatoria, Simferopol and Sevastopol, Lviv, Melitopol, Kharkov and other cities of Ukraine, and also Nikolaev and the Nikolaev area. Big close-knit family they will pass through wide streets of shipbuilders and will present to the audience the art, and still warmth of hearts and pleasure of communication with each other.
It is a little words about organizers. The Friendship festival is held since 1995 by regional council of national societies, the city center of national cultures with support of management of culture of the Nikolaev regional state administration, and since 2003 - the Ministry of Culture and tourism of Ukraine, the State Committee of Ukraine for nationalities and religions, sponsors of a festival - the Nikolaev enterprises. This year holding a festival became possible with active support of the Nikolaev regional council and the regional state administration, the deputy of regional councilS. M. Revazova, deputy of the mayorA. Zh. Zhenzherukhi, regional management for a family and youth, OTsNT and BOX, city managements for a family, children and youth, culture, science and education, department of transport, communication and telecommunications, the Nikolaev regional museum of local lore, the Nikolaev zoo, higher education institutions and schools of the city No. 45, 60 22, Nikolaev municipal коллегиума, Alan Tekhno firms, state of emergencyGadzhiyeva F. Page, chairman of the Nikolaev regional organization of the Congress of Azerbaijanians of UkraineA.A. Magerramovaand many other Nikolaev enterprises and establishments about which we will tell on our holiday.
Be not too lazy and go to one of its concerts! Opening of a festival will take place at 15-00 in the city Palace of creativity, on September 30 you are waited by concerts in Kashtanovy Square (16-00), big parade of friendship and Gala - a concert in regional Palace of culture (18-00). We hope that show so bright and sated with emotions for a long time leaves a trace in your soul!
Organizers of a holiday are sure that such actions as the Friendship festival, promote international peace and harmony in society because do us the close friend to the friend, after all together we - FORCE!
chief specialist of Council of national societies of the Nikolaev area
Festival in Nikolaev in 2006
Festival in 2007