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Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk celebrates City Day

13 September 2014 Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk will commemorate the 132 anniversary of the founding of the city. At the birthday of the regional capital will come just a few metropolitan celebrities. For the first time on the island will perform a collective from Yalta, and for all guests of the holiday a huge pie will be baked.

The day of the city will begin with a festive procession along the Communist Avenue. After the end of the official part of the holiday, the I.Katsev Bakery will offer its sweet gift to the townspeople - a cranberry pie weighing more than 100 kg will be put on the square, and everyone will be able to taste it. The oven cake length of 2,5 m and the same width of the culinary will be the entire coming night.

On the main street of the city - Lenin Street - there will be three thematic sites: "City of Sports" with a three-hour dance marathon to Latin American rhythms and workout competitions, a youth "Fair of Ideas" and an educational "Territory of Childhood".

A holiday for the smallest townspeople "Rainbow of Miracles" will take place on Lenin Square. This is a concert program that will include performances of the best children's groups in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. The highlight will be the performance of the modern dance ensemble "Improvis" from Yalta.

At 15:00, the festival of youth creative groups "Time of the Young" starts here. The park near the monument to Lenin will host entertainment programs "Jam Day" and "Childhood Town". In addition, there will also be a fair of products of applied and artistic creativity "City of Craftsmen", the best folk craftsmen of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk will present their works.

The festival of national cultures "World without Borders" will be held in the park near the Sakhalin Regional Library. Near the Sakhalin Museum of Local Lore, theatrical performance "Yuzhny is a friendly city!" will be presented by the laboratory of historical reconstruction "Free city" and the Sakhalin club of historical fencing "Skif".

An extensive entertainment program on City Day is also planned in the city park: contests of drawings on asphalt, concerts of creative teams and much more.

The culmination of the holiday will be an evening performance by Russian pop stars on Victory Square. Several well-known bands will congratulate Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk on its 132nd anniversary: ​​VIA Leisya, Pesnya, the Gorky Park group, as well as Olga Kormukhina, the winner of the Ovation national prize and the Best Voice of Russia title.

The holiday will end with fireworks.

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