2507 people in Ivano-Frankivsk Oblast performed kolomyika
2507 people sang and danced kolomyika and set Ukrainian record in the category 'Mass events'. The event was held within the 14th International folklore and ethnographic festival 'Kolomyika 2016'.
Kolomyika is a Hutsul music genre combining a fast paced folk dance and goofy-rhymed verses.
The festival aim is to develop and search various forms of folklore, customs, traditions and rituals from different regions of Ukraine and other countries. That is why the festival was attended by representatives of many regions of Ukraine, Poland and Moldova.