(KZN.RU, May 31, Ksenia Shvetsova). Kazan will widely celebrate Children's Day. Festive events will cover all areas of the city, celebrations will be held in all parks, squares, institutions of culture and education. Residents and guests of Kazan are invited to concerts, games, contests, sports competitions, scientific experiments, as well as a large-scale festival “We Love the Kremlin!”. Children can draw on a giant scroll that stretches along the main street of the Kazan Kremlin to the Annunciation Cathedral.
On June 1, several entertainment venues will operate on the territory of the reserve-museum “Kazan Kremlin”. Emil Mustafin, the deputy head of the Department of Culture, reminded this today at the press conference in the IA “Tatar-inform”. Thus, young guests will be able to take part in fun scientific experiments, creative master classes, read fairy tale roles in the literary yard and listen to music performed by young students of the rock school “The Road”. On the platform of the “Yeralash” studio, Kazan citizens will become participants in a master class in acting and could sign up for a casting to participate in the filming of the children's film series. The final chord of the festival “We Love the Kremlin!” will be the performance of the Tatar State Puppet Theater “Ekiyat” with the play “The Boastful Rooster”.
“Participation of more than 20 teams is planned on the central stage”, said E. Mustafin. “The main feature of the events is that they are organized by the children themselves. This is a holiday that is held according to the principle: children to children. This is interesting not only for those who want to have a fun and interesting weekend, but also in terms of the creative development of children”.
An important feature of the festival “We Love the Kremlin” will be the safety of small citizens, added Maria Leontieva, the main specialist of the Department of Education. She reminded that actions, master classes and the flash mob will take place on the site called “The City of Childhood”. Children's programs of the anti-drug project “SaMoStoyatelnye Deti” will perform. The experts of the State Traffic Police invite everyone to test their knowledge of traffic rules and bicycle driving skills.
Festive events will be held in public spaces of all districts of the city: parks, squares, on embankments, said Airat Faizov, the chairman of the Committee on Children and Youth Affairs. From 9 am, children's cycling competitions will be held in the parking lot of the Central Stadium. And at 10 am, a big concert program starts in the park “Krylya Sovetov”. There will also be events dedicated to the upcoming WorldSkills Championship. On specially organized sites, children will be able to try themselves in 15 different professions. Guests of the holiday in the Gorkinsko-Ometievsky forest will have the same opportunity on this day.
A sports competition will be held in Gorky Park on Children's Day. For example, those who wish can join the Green Marathon. And, an open cup in technical sports will be held in the Uritsky park: ship and aircraft modeling skills.
“We plan to cover the entire city as much as possible”, said A. Faizov. “Holidays will be held even in the yards”.
In the Uritsky park, a break-dance battle will be held from 2 pm. From 5 pm, in the houses of culture “Voznesenskoe” and “Severny” there will be performances for school-age children, concerts of creative school ensembles.
At 1 pm, residents and guests will be able to visit playgrounds on the Kremlin Embankment, fight board games, soap bubbles, attend master classes and try ice cream and chocolate.
“According to approximate calculations, about 5 thousand people are involved in the organization of events”, added A. Faizov.
In addition, school camps opened in Kazan on May 27, M. reminded Leontieva. There will also be celebrations on June 1.