The main tree will be lit on December 19 at 20:00 at the Sofia area

Главную елку страны зажгут 19 декабря в 20:00 на Софийской площади

The main tree of the country last year. New year-2016. Archive photo

In St. Nicholas Day, December 19 at 20:00 at the Sofia area will be the lighting of the main tree of the country. This reports the press service of the KSCA.

“Residents and guests will see performances of the National academic orchestra of folk instruments of Ukraine, Ukrainian celebrities, the Municipal academic male choir them. L. revutskogo, Kiev academic theatre of Ukrainian folklore “Bereginya”, children’s choreographic collectives and other”, – stated in the event announcement.

We will remind, the theme of the festival this year will be the Yavoriv toy, in this style made Christmas tree ornaments. The height of the Christmas tree is 26 m. in addition, on the main stage will host 14 concerts, which will include 4 thousand artists.

Earlier it was reported that the new year holidays in the center of Kiev set the Ferris wheel with a height of 16 meters.

The Ferris wheel will be the main “highlight” of the “City of entertainment” on Mykhailivska square. This year, Christmas town will unite the three locations. On St. Sophia square will be a Christmas tree and a big stage for Michael – slides, mazes and a Ferris wheel, and at the Vladimir passage – the holiday fair.

Previously published programme of activities in the new town at St. Sophia square in Kiev. Concerts in new town will be held regularly. The festival closes on January 15.

We will remind, this year Christmas town in the center of Kiev will bring together three locations. On St. Sophia square will be a Christmas tree and a big stage for Michael – slides, mazes and a Ferris wheel, and at the Vladimir passage – the holiday fair.

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