09:12 Dec. 18, 2016
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.
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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.