(KZN.RU, June 28). On July 1, the opening of the festival “Tom Sawyer Fest” will take place in the Staro-Tatarskaya Sloboda. Kazan citizens could attend performances of music bands, a conversation with activists of the movement, and have tea and sweets in the yard of the house №33 on G. Tukay Street. The official opening ceremony starts at 4 pm.
This year, the list for renovation included the buildings of the Staro-Tatarskaya Sloboda for the first time. In total, it is planned to restore the facades of three old houses: №33 on G. Tukay Street, №14 on S. Sadykova Street, and №11 on F. Karim Street. The work will begin on July 2.
The new season of the festival started on June 2. Participants of the action are going to renovate 6 old houses in two main parts of the historical center: in addition to the houses of Staro-Tatarskaya Sloboda, 3 more objects on Volkov, Dostoevsky, and Kalinin streets.
Olesya Baltusova, an assistant to the President of the RT, told the KZN.RU portal that the work is currently under way to restore the house №14 on Volkov Street. “After their completion, the activists will move to house №12 on Dostoevsky Street, which will be repaired at the same time with the restoration of the house №33 in Tukay Street.
Everyone can join the action on weekdays from 6 pm to 8 pm. To do this, you need to call or text in the WhatsApp messenger to +7 987 233 79 42 or fill out a form on the festival's website.