Party With Us! 4 FREE Events To Attend In Minsk On City Day

This weekend Minsk is celebrating City Day. Don’t stay away and join numerous events throughout the city. BelarusFeed made a list of must-see events which you can visit absolutely for free!

Enjoy this big party to the full!

1. Mensk starazhytny Festival of History and Culture

When: 9 September at 11.00 am

Where: the intersection of Pobediteley and Masherov Ave

Amateurs of Belarusian history, it’s your time to dive into the epic past of Minsk!

The festival has become a traditional part of the City Day. This year the guests will be able to participate in the historical reenactments and witness the demonstration performances of various clubs.

2. Musical fireworks show

When: 9 September at 23.00 pm

Where: Pobediteley Ave, 4

The weather is still cool, so you can spend the evening enjoying the firework explosions in a good company. By the way, you can see another show, dedicated to the Tankman Day holiday, in Victory Park.

Read also: Real tanks, games and army cuisine. Tankman Day in Minsk on 9 September

3. Minsk half-marathon – 2018

When: 9 September at 09.00 am

Where: start at the Palace of Sports

Price: free for sideliners

During the half- marathon, not only the athletes feel the adrenaline rush, but also the spectators. Thus, even if you don’t among the runners, come just to support the others.

Don’t miss the opportunity to becone a part of the half-marathon! What can be better than doing warm-up exercises right in the middle of main streets?

4. Italy – Belarus Friendship Holiday

When: 9 September at 11.30 am

Where: Svobody sq., 23A

Pizza for everyone! Starting from 11.30 am, many authentic dishes, activities and surprises will be prepared in the Upper Town to entertain and feed the guests.

The headliner of this year is Matthew Lee – a well-known Italian pianist and performer. Besides, the program will be complemented by Italian and Belarusian celebrities.

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