(KZN.RU, April 25). The summer tourist season will officially open in the capital of Tatarstan on May 12 with the gastronomic festival “Delicious Kazan”. It is dedicated to the development of food culture and the presentation of the city's restaurants and cafes. The venue of the 2-day event will be the Millennium Park. The festival will gather more than 40 leading cafes and restaurants of the city in one place.
“Delicious Kazan” is the main republican gastronomic event, which presents the national cuisine and leading concepts and projects in the field of public catering of Kazan. The festival was attended by more than 20 thousand people in 2016, and in 2017, there were more than 50 thousand.
This year, it will be held earlier than usual and in a slightly different format due to the intense summer program of the World Cup. The changes in the festival format are primarily related to the “final four” of the Champions Volleyball League, which will be hosted by Kazan for the first time on May 12-13. The matches will be held at the Basket Hall. The festival will take place on the fan zone site of the tournament, reports the Committee for Tourism Development.
For two days on May 12 and 13, themed areas, cooking shows on stage, live music, children's area, recreation area, equipped with seats, and entertainment await residents and guests of the city. The entrance to the festival is free.
The gastronomic festival “Delicious Kazan” will be held with the support of the “Zenit-Kazan”, the Kazan City Hall and the Committee for Tourism Development.