Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Russian Ded Moroz (Father Frost) Celebrated His Birthday
23.11.2013 10:58
 Russian Ded Moroz (Father Frost) Celebrated His Birthday
(Source: http://supercook.ru/slav/slov-mif-13.html)

Russian Ded Moroz (Father Frost) celebrated his birthday in Veliky Ustyug on November 18. He said he is over two thousand years old now and announced the countdown to the New Year holidays.

      Ded Moroz received his guests – magicians from different countries and Russian regions. This year, mascots of Sochi Winter Olympics and Paralympics – Polar Bear, Hare, Leopard, Sun Beam Boy and Snowflake Girl – were birthday party's special guests. The party began with the pageant "Fairy team of Ded Moroz." Firebird, every single feather of which is made in the shape of Olympic Torch – magic symbol of the Olympic movement in Russia – arrived to celebrate the occasion some time later.

      Celebrations ended with sport procession of storytellers and lighting up the first Christmas tree. On November 19 Ded Moroz went for a pre-Christmas trip around the country. The trip will finish on December 31 in Vologda: this year, the honour to become New Year’s Capital fell upon this city. 


Sources: http://strana.ru 


Author: Anna Dorozhkina

Tags: Father Frost Ded Moroz Veliky Ustyug   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

A Museum of Landscape Art will Open in Peterhof within the Premises of the Former Restaurant
22.05.2019
A Map of Seasonal Cafes has been Created in Moscow
07.06.2019
A Ranking of the Most Popular Russian Regions
25.07.2019
The Second Depo Food Mall may be Opened in Moscow
18.09.2019
Saint Petersburg will Host the Worldchefs Congress
21.04.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Xenophobia  Moscow  Carrier Rockets  Shows in Moscow   Russian regions  Russian Traditions  Organ Music  Dmitry Shostakovich  Magnitsky Case  Festivals in Moscow  Vyazma  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  odd news  La Pushkin Theatre  RockestraLive  Russian Cinema  Chechen republic  Izhevsk  Maria Smolnikova  Monuments  International Equestrian Festival "Ivanovo Field"  Gorky Park  ban  Hermitage Museum  Ski resorts  Rogozin  Exhibitions in Saint Petersburg  Slovakia  Russian tourism  Intel  Torzhok  fashion designer  Russian Literature  Comics  Lipetsk   Saransk Souvenirs  Helicopter  Sochi Games   Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week   Navalny  travel to Russia  St. Petersburg  Russian football team  Russian business  Moscow actions  Exhibitions in Moscow  Rolling Stone  Aurora  Russian Astronauts  Buryatia 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites