Veliky Novgorod is waiting for guests of the city and Novgorodians on a tasty and good Pancake week! In 2020, the Maslenitsa week will begin on February 24, and the main festive events will be held in Veliky Novgorod on March 1.
February 29 and March 1, 2020 from 13:00 to 15:00 at the Museum of Folk Wooden Architecture "Vitoslavlitsy" will be held Maslenitsa - the culmination of the whole Pancake Week. At the end of the holiday there is a solemn procession of the participants and guests of the holiday to the place of burning of the Pancake week, Pancake week and burning of Pancake week.
The guests will find: traditional Pancake week ceremonies and customs, booth entertainments, attractions, theatrical performances and comic scenes, round dances and games with folk groups, predictions of the present and future, village games and funs, workshops on making Pancake dolls, as well as traditional collective production Pancake week stuffed (only March 1).