(Worldkings.org) The traditional attributes of the Maslenitsa celebration are the scarecrow of Maslenitsa, sleigh rides, festivities. Russians bake bliny and flatbread, Belarusians and Ukrainians cook pierogi, syrniki.
(Worldkings.org) The festival takes place in the two weeks prior to the start of Lent, usually during the later weeks of February, and is a time of great celebration and extravagance before the solemn fasting begins.
(Worldkings.org) Every September, tradition is combined with ethnography, culture and entertainment in Kamnik. The main event is attended by more than two thousand fans and connoisseurs of costume.
(Worldkings.org) Every year a large – 40,000 participants – and beautifully orchestrated Medieval Week – Medeltidsveckan – is held here on Gotland.
(Worldkings.org) Each year the living history Viking Village is open to the public so that they can get a glimpse of what life would have been like in a 13th Century Viking Village.
(Worldkings.org) The Fair dates back to 1846 when it was originally organized as a livestock fair by two councillors born in Northern Spain, Basque José María Ybarra and Catalan Narciso Bonaplata.