: Vyshyvanka Mega March in Odesa (photo gallery)

10:35 May. 22, 2016

Vyshyvanka Mega March in Odesa (photo gallery)

Hundreds join vyshyvanka march in Odesa (UNIAN photo)

Hundreds join ‘parade of embroidery' in Ukraine's southern resort city

About a thousand of Odesa residents took to the streets on Saturday to join the traditional vyshyvanka parade. Singing Ukrainian national anthem, and holding banners celebrating the unity of Ukraine, the participants marched through the city center.

Watch also A symbol of Ukraine's unity' - Vyshyvanka Day initiator

The whole families came to join the event, which is held twice a year – in spring when Ukrainians celebrate their national Vyshyvanka Day, and in summer on the Independence Day.

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