: Small Ukrainian village turns into festival location to celebrate culture and trade (gallery)
Entertainment20:06 Aug. 16, 2016
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Small Ukrainian village turns into festival location to celebrate culture and trade (gallery)

Annual Sorochynsky Fair kicks off in Poltava region

Three-hour drive from Kyiv, a small Ukrainian village of Velyki Sorochyntsi is hosting a grand event dedicated to Ukrainian culture and trade.

The Sorochynsky Fair is an annual gathering of entrepreneurs, craftsmen, catering and children's entertainment organisations as well as artists and musicians.

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The festival has survived from as early as eighteenth century and is held each August.

Last year, over a million people visited the Sorochynsky Fair, including Ukrainian officials and foreign delegations.

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