What, where, when on weekend in Transcarpathia (June 23 - 24)

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What, where, when on weekend in Transcarpathia (June 23 - 24)

June 23 - "Kupalo: A Feast of Youth and Entertainment" organized by the "Our City - Our Home" and the "Zabahanka" Workshop". The beginning is at 19.00 (Botanichna embankment, Uzhgorod).

June 23 - 24 - Downhill Championship. The competitions are conducted in accordance with the rules of the International Union of Cyclists (UCI) (Pylypets bike park, the village of Pylypets, Mizhhirya district).

June 23-2 - Festival of blacksmith art and crafts "Hamora-2018". Program: June 23 (Saturday) - 8:00 - climbing on the "Kuk" mountain (tourists, guests), arrival of the masters; 8:30 - preparation of blacksmiths and folk craftsmen for the work on the territory of the smithy; 9:00 - work of the information center; 9:30 - the beginning of the work of blacksmiths and masters of folk crafts; 11:30 - formation of a column of the participants and guests of the festival, "March parade of smiths", the village of Lysychevo; 12:00 - opening of the festival "Hamora"; 12:30 - concert program for guests and participants of the festival; 12:00-13:00 - review of the products made by blacksmiths and craftsmen, participation in master classes; 14:00-15:00 - "Conversation near the smithy"; 20:00 - Evening entertainment program, disco. June 24 (Sunday) - 10:00 - opening of the information center; the beginning of the work of blacksmiths and masters of folk crafts; 11:00 - arrival of bikers; 13:00 - congratulations to the "Hamora" festival (invited: district state administration, district council, Lysychevo village council, organizing committee and others. Festive greetings from district leadership, awarding ceremony); Introduction of blacksmiths, craftsmen to the guests of the festival: presentation of blacksmiths' and other artisans' products, master classes; 13:30 - strongmen performances; 14:30 - continuation of the concert program; 17:00 - performance of pop artists; 21.00 - fire show.

23 -24 June - "Zahor Cross Extreme" - Motorcycle Sport Championship of Transcarpathian region and the Cup of Uzhgorod. Competitions in all classes of motorcycles are held: class 500 cm3 and 125 cm3 with liquid-cooled engine (2 races for 15 minutes + 2 laps); class "open" with air-cooled engine (2 races for 15 minutes + 2 laps); class "junior" up to 125 cm3 (13-17 years), up to 250 cm3 (14-21 years) with liquid-cooled engine (2 races for 15 minutes + 2 laps); class 85 cm3 (11-14 years old) with liquid-cooled engine (15 minutes + 2 laps); class 65 cm3 (9-12 years) with liquid-cooled engine (2 races for 10 minutes + 2 laps); class 50 cm3 (6-9 years old), children (10 minutes + 2 laps on short track); class "veteran" (40-51 years and 51+ years), 2 races for 15 minutes + 2 laps; class "quadro" (2 races for 10 minutes + 2 laps); class "amateur" (2 races for 10 minutes + 2 laps); class "hobby" (2 races for 7 minutes + 2 laps). The competition will begin at 10:00 (Zahorska st., 170, a, Uzhgorod).

June 23-27 - screening of Ukrainian documentary film by the Transcarpathian director Vyacheslav Bihun "Heart of Gongadze's Mother". The beginning is at 16.20 (free of charge) (cinema "5 element", TC "Tokyo", Uzhgorod).

June 24 - 6th anniversary of the relocation of the icon "Salus Populi Romani" to the Horyany Rotunda. Program: 9:30 Festive Matins, 11:00 Prayer of the Mothers' Union, 11:15 Bishop's Meeting, 11:30 Bishop's Service headed by Bishop Milan (Bishop of Mukachevo) (Horyany Rotunda (Church of the Protection of the Blessed Virgin), Horyany neighbourhood, Uzhgorod).

June 24 - tale for children and adults "All Mice Like Cheese" by Dyula Urban (directed by Yevhen Tyshchuk). The beginning is at 12.00, "Terrorist" by Aldo Nikolai (directo and stage designer Yuriy Kochevenko). The beginning is at 18.00 (drama theater, Mukachevo).

June 24 - "The Bremen Town Musicians" by Hans Christian Andersen. The beginning is at 12.00 (ticket price - 40 UAH), "Butterflies are Free" based on the play of Leonard Gershe (directed by Honored Artist of Ukraine Vasyl Shershun). The beginning is at 18.00 (60-80 UAH) (Regional Music and Drama Theater, Uzhgorod).

June 24 - Ladislav Dvorsky's "Hopping Princess". The beginning is at 11.00 and 13.00 (Transcarpathian academic puppet theater "Bavka",Uzhgorod).

June 24 - the closing of the 71st concert season. J. S. Bach. Chamber Orchestra of the Philharmonic (artistic director - Honored Artist of Ukraine V. Yurosh). The beginning is at 17.00 (Regional Philharmonic, Uzhgorod).  

Exhibitions:

- "Flower Paradise" (graphic art, painting). The exhibition is organized by the Transcarpathian organization of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine. Every day (except Monday) 11.00-18.00, Saturday - 11.00-15.00, Sunday - 11.00-13.00 ("Uzhgorod" gallery, Uzhgorod" informs

- well-known regional artist, restorer, educator, member of the Creative Union of Professional Artists of Transcarpathia Serhiy Hluschuk is presenting his works. Every day, except Monday, 9.30 -17.30 (Transcarpathian Art Museum,  Zhupanatska square, Uzhgorod).

- "A Feeling of a One Family" - works by Hungarian artists of Ukrainian origin, artists of Transcarpathia, Ukraine (exhibition hall of the Palanok castle, Mukachevo).

- works of members of the creative association "Raiduga" ("Impasto" gallery, Shevchenko st., 8, Vynogradiv).

- works of Transcarpathian artists. Every day, except Tuesday, 10.00 - 18.00 (Transcarpathian Museum of Folk Architecture and Rural Life, Uzhgorod).

- works of famous Uzhgorod artist Serhiy Biba and his son David (Consulate General of the Slovak Republic in Uzhgorod, Lokota st., 4, Uzhgorod).

- exhibition of painting by young artist Anastasia Moshkola "Flower Therapy" (Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic, Hrushevsky st., 62, Uzhgorod);

- exhibition of microminiatures "Eighth Wonder of the World" by microminiature artist Volodymyr Kazaryan. Every day, except Tuesday, 10.00 - 18.00 (Transcarpathian Museum of Folk Architecture and Rural Life, Uzhgorod).

- a new exhibition "Autumn colors in the work of A. Kotska" (Memorial House and Museum of People's Artist of Ukraine Andriy Kotska, Vinnychna st., 20, Uzhgorod);

- displays, old photos, works by F.Manaylo (Memorial House-Museum of People's Artist of Ukraine F. Manaylo, Drugety st., 74, Uzhgorod);

- 77 works of the People's Artist of Ukraine Volodymyr Mykyta (visit by arrangement with the author) (museum of V.Mykyta, Sobranetska Street, Uzhgorod).

- Botanical Garden of UzhNU. Every day, except Saturday - Sunday, 8.00 to 16.00, tours for groups - 8.00 to 14.00 (Olbracht st., 8,  Uzhgorod).

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