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International Ice and Snow Sculptures Competition In Yakutsk

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‘Northern Lights’ Ice Park located on the frozen town beach opens ‘Diamonds of Yakutia’ International Ice and Snow Sculptures Competition November 29.

This year the international event is taking place for the first time, after more than ten years' break. Masters from Mongolia, China, regions of Russia: Khabarovsk, Magadan, Moscow, and renowned masters of Yakutia are participating in the competition. Each team has two masters.

The competition is held in the following nominations - Ice Sculpture and Snow Sculpture. From November 29 to December 1, 25 teams will compete for the title of Best Ice Artist. From December 2 to December 3, 15 teams participate in Snow Sculpture Competition.  Contestants can choose any theme for their sculptures.

The works of masters can be seen in Yakutsk until the last days of April.