Historical Performances To Be Held In Minsk Every Weekend From March To September

Historical re-enactments will be held near the Town Hall in Minsk every week from March to September. A big knight’s tournament will be organized to celebrate City Day, officials told the media.


Minsk City Day celebration, September 2016. See full report

Performances will take place every afternoon on Saturdays. The most spectacular ones are scheduled on 4 March (timed to 950th anniversary of Niamiha battle), 3 June and on 9-10 September for City Day celebration.

The preperation for the knight’s tournament has already begun. According to the organizers, everyone can participate. Applications can be submitted to Minsk History Museum.

“Participants from France, Germany, Italy, Russia, Ukraine and other countries have already expressed their interest in the event”, the organizers said.