“Great Maslenitsa” is a traditional farewell to winter and joyous expectation of spring renewal. Following their traditions, Tambov citizens are happy to be a part of this holiday as it is a great opportunity to have fun. The street festival program includes fairs, performances of creative bands, burning of a dummy, sleighing and fireworks.
There will be lots of people eager to taste delicious and hot pancakes. Both children and grown-ups can play traditional games like bag fight, tug-of-war, climbing the Maslenitsa pole. Guests will be entertained by skomorokhs and folk bands. Besides pancakes, festival guests can indulge in shashlik, lollipops, hot tea and mead.