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Cherry Festival in Glubokoye

Date: 18.07.2017 — 22.07.2017

Venue: Vitebsk region

Address: Hlubokaje

Category: Other

 

The fifth edition of the Cherry Festival will gather cherry enthusiasts from the CIS and non-CIS countries in the famous town of Glubokoye.

This is the place where the plant breeder Boleslav Lapyr planted the first cold hardy cherry trees in Belarus. The festival has already become a regional hallmark.

This year the event will offer sports and youth projects along with new events. The festival will open with a theatrical procession featuring a Cherry Queen in a “golden” carriage. The program includes photo exhibitions, presentations, spectacular Cherry Hit strongman competition, Cherry Wedding theater show, concerts of creative teams, contests of cherry pies and liquors, traditional exhibition of folk craftsmen Cherry Fair, cooking workshops and cherry meals tasting.