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The Festival “Zima Nachinayetsya S Yakutii” Enters the Top-5 Best Winter Events of Russia

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According to the research of Turstat, the winter festival in Yakutia enters the top five of popular winter festivals of Russia.

"Zima Nachinayetsya S Yakutii" (“Winter Begins from Yakutia”) festival takes place from 1 to 3 December in Yakutsk.

The winter festival includes gastronomic festival "Vkus Yakutii" (“Taste of Yakutia”), ignition of a New Year tree, congratulation of Ded Moroz (“Grandfather Frost") from Velikiy Ustyug, “Stroganina”, “Sdelano v Yakutii” (“Made in Yakuta”) fair ,  trade fair of national crafts "Serebryanaya cheshuya " (“Silver scale”), hand-made "Zimnyaya Fantaziya" (“Winter Fantasy”) fair, photo exhibition "Khrustalnye Melodii Oymyakonya" (“Crystal melodies of Oymyakon”), photo contest "Seson Udachi” (“Season of luck”),  trade fair of agricultural products "Zhivoye Serebro" (“Live Silver”), competition "Snegovik-2017" (“Snowman-2017”) and other events.

Last year the winter festival in Yakutia was attended by more than five thousand people.