Сolorful embroidery of Poltava: Poltava's City Day is celebrated with the parade "Poltava embroidered" (photos)

13:05 Sep. 26, 2016

Poltava's City Day is celebrated with the parade "Poltava embroidered" (photos)

Parade "Poltava city embroidered" (UNIAN)

More than 6000 people participate in parade "Poltava embroidered"

On the occasion of the Сity Day, citizens of Poltava put on embroidered shirts. The parade was joined by about six thousand people. Adults and children - everybody dressed in a traditional embroidered vyshyvanka. As a treat, celebration attendees could taste dumplings for free. 

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The celebrations are accompanied by a fair, a concert, an exhibition of folk crafts and various master classes. 

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