Events and Festivals in Minsk

  • Minsk International Digital Art Festival: Held in January every year.
  • Orthodox Christmas: Eastern Orthodox Christmas celebrations take place in January.
  • International Vladamir Spivakov Festival: Biennial festival that celebrates the music of Vladamir Spivakov in February.
  • Minsk Jazz Festival: Organised in February by the National Academy Concert Orchestra of Belarus.
  • Minsk Spring International Music Festival: Classical music festival held in March.
  • Victory Day: Military parade held on 9th May.
  • Kupalle: Public holiday to celebrate the summer solstice in June.
  • Independence Day: 3rd of July.
  • Minsk City Day: Free performances and fireworks display in September.
  • Listapad International Film Festival: Movie screenings by Belarusian filmmakers in November.
  • Parade of Grandfathers Frost and Snow Maiden: This is the Belarusian equivalent of Santa Claus and his female companions. This is a costumed gala in winter.

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