Winter holidays: New Year between two belltowers

09:12 Dec. 18, 2016

New Year between two belltowers

New Year between two belltowers, December 17, 2016, Kyiv, Ukraine (UT/Emil Durov)

The main venue for celebrating Christmas and New Year opens in Kyiv

The Christmas market, the main Christmas tree of the country and lots of festive fun and frolics, the festive season has officially started with the launch of the venue, called "between the two belltowers" - a space between Sophiyska and Mykhailivska squares. 

This year's topic of celebration is a traditional Yavoriv toy. More than a thousand of them will be used to decorate the New Year spruce.


Read more Secrets of traditional Ukrainian toys


The venue between the belltowers will open during the month - until January 15th, 2017. During this merry making time there will be concerts, actions, celebrations of traditional winter holidays and shows over there. People can also enjoy traditional Christmas food and drinks and try the new ferris wheel. 

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