The oblast's "Treasures of the Odessa region" will be held for the second time in the region's birthplace.

21 February 2019, 14:25
The oblast's "Treasures of the Odessa region" will be held for the second time in the region's birthplace.

This year the Odessa region will be 87 years old. For the second year in a row, the celebration will take place in the format of the "Treasures of the Odessa region" fair. This was reported by Head of the Department of Culture, Nationalities, Religions and the Protection of Cultural Heritage Objects of the Odessa Regional State Administration Olena Oliynyk.

"According to the number of visitors of the last year's event, we understand that the format of the fair in conjunction with family entertainment is the most popular. Therefore, besides the presentation of the districts, more workshops, children's places and, of course, cooking and tasting of national dishes were added to the program, "said Olena Oliynyk.

The fair will be held on Saturday, March 2, at the site near the Odessa Regional State Administration on Shevchenko Avenue, 4, from 12:00 to 18:00. Preparation for it takes place according to the order of the chairman of the Odessa regional state administration Maxim Stepanov.

Consequently, the main location will be located pavilions 26 areas, stylized in the form of "courtyard" with the owner. Each of them will introduce their area - customs, costumes, dishes, creativity and commodity producers. Also planned are master classes for cooking borscht, mamaliga, ear, horns, which guests can taste for free. At the food court near Odessa's restaurateurs will offer for sale their own menu, as well as present national cuisine.

In addition, the contact zoo will be located on the territory of the fair, an entertainment zone for children with contests and animators, a small shooting gallery, an exhibition-sale of handmade goods. For all interested masters will conduct free workshops on the production of clay toys, wickerwork, the South Ukrainian painting, straw wrapping, wool felting, beading, crayon painting, brooms manufacturing. And for children it is planned to paint henna, aquamarine, braid, makeup, making of products made of gypsum, knitting of sea knots.

It will be noted that a separate location will also operate, where visitors will be able to purchase agricultural products: vegetables, fruits, sausages, cheeses, meat, fish, wine.

The program of the fair is currently being supplemented. Details can be found on the page "Treasures of the Odessa region" in the social network Facebook.

Recall that last year the Fair "Treasures of the Odessa region" was visited by about 10 thousand guests.