Angliya to be The Official Media Partner Of Maslenitsa, Festival of Russian Culture in London.

Angliya to be The Official Media Partner Of Maslenitsa, Festival of Russian Culture in London.

Angliya, Britain’s biggest Russian newspaper, will be the official Media Partner of Maslenitsa, Festival of Russian Culture in London. This festival will replace the annual Russian Winter Festival, which has been held in mid-January in London’s Trafalgar Square since 2005.

Maslenitsa is a suitable and traditional occasion to celebrate Russian culture.

Traditionally, Russians prepare pancakes with all sorts of fillings and coverings to eat them with family and friends. Maslenitsa is bliny (Russian pancakes), popularly taken to symbolize the sun.

Maslenitsa is also celebrated with masquerades, snowball fights, sledding, riding on swings and plenty of sleigh rides.

The festival will include various music, dance and theatre performances by well-known and promising Russian performers, as well as some local bands.

Maslenitsa is due to go ahead from 13:00 to 18:00 GMT at Potters Fields, a park by the Thames, beside Tower Bridge and City Hall. Traditional Russian pancakes and other national food will also be available.

Angliya is constantly supporting and seeking involvement in all major events in Russian speaking community.

“We are extremely honoured to be associated with this colourful occassion, offering a wonderful taste of Russia, and certain that it will be an enjoyable event ” said Vadim Granovskiy, Senior Advertising Manager of Angliya.

Maslenitsa is due to go ahead from 13:00 to 18:00 GMT at Potters Fields, a park by the Thames, beside Tower Bridge and City Hall. Traditional Russian pancakes and other national food will also be available

Region: All
Start Date: 01/03/2009
End Date: 01/03/2009
Start Time: 13:00
Venue: Potters Fields Park
Venue Address: Beside Tower Bridge and City Hall
Website: http://www.angliyaadvertising.com
Press Tickets: Not Available
Sponsorship: Available
 
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Name: Vadim Granovskiy
Phone: 07737729966