Canada starts celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation
June 11, Canada started celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation in Kyiv.The holiday has already started at Francophone Day in Kostelna Street where visitors could try traditional Canadian cuisine, fish and seafood, drinks, enjoy a special ice cream with maple syrup, other typical specialties , and listen to Canadian performers such as folk-blues singer Kristine St-Pierre and band Royal Canoe.June 20, the celebrations will continue at St.Sophia Square where a photo exhibition 'Refugees in Canada: history of hospitality and
Good choice: Chuck Norris to visit Ukraine
Chuck Norris, actor, film producer and screenwriter, is going to attend the International Missionary Conference to be held at the stadium 'Avangard' in Rivne on June,24-25. Representatives of many countries have invited the actor to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, however, Texas Ranger chose Ukraine. It is expected that the conference will be attended by 300 foreign delegates from different countries of the world
EUROVISION's guests will treat Ukrainian traditional and author's dishes
May 8-14, the guests can attend a real gastronomic festival of Ukrainian cuisine, Euro resto week.   Kyiv's 100 restaurants will present their special menu offering both popular Ukrainian dishes and author's courses.'We would like to present our gastronomic country wider and richer than borchsh and varenyks', Viktoria Sydorenko, 'Eurovision-2017' international PR-manager, says. Three sets of meal (two author's dishes and a drink) on three prices ranges (10 euros, 17 euros and 28 euros) will be offered to the guests.   In
'Secrets of Easter Pysanka' are shown in 200,000 tulips
Spivoche Pole (Pechersk Landscape Park) in Kyiv is hosting a tulip festival 'Secrets of Easter Pysanka'.Over 200,000 tulips of about 12 species (different colors, height and flowering periods) have been planted to create compositions to show symbolism of pysanka (Easter egg), one of the main attributes of Easter. The exhibition runs until May,10. The festival working hours: 9a.m - 9p.m
Kyiv's popular sights to play out in fresh colours
May 12-14, during the Eurovision Song Contest Kyiv Lights Festival, the first international festival of light and media art, will be held. Within three days the architectural outlook of the city will be greatly changed due to video graphic designers, artists of light and laser, VJs and contemporary artists. Kontraktova Square, Poshtova Square near the River Station, St.Michael's Square and Andrew's Descent will be served as locations for the light show. Every day there will be a 3D-mapping contest, non-competitive projects
Kyiv's city zoo to change enormously
More space, greenery areas increased, comfortable infrastructure, better conditions for animals, new walking routes, parking for cars and buses - the city's zoo will be completely changed. The entrance zone will be expanded and turned into a multi-object (in addition to the traditional ticket office, there will be food court, WC (their total number in the zoo will be increased), rest areas, medical center, gift shop and information center).The zoo zoning will be also changed, the whole exhibition will be zoned on zoogeographical principle