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Italy culture festival held in Minsk: National cuisine, music and traditions presented

A festival of friendship between Italy and Belarus was held in Minsk on September 3 with theater performances, fashion shows and magic music.

The festival in Upper Town featured bands that presented the traditions of both countries, pointing to the close historical connection between the cultures of Belarus and Italy. Participants of Belarusian Fashion Week demonstrated new collections of designer clothes, while Italian songs emphasized the special atmosphere of the festival.

Citizens:
The weather will never spoil Italian mood. Italy is beautiful, respectively, and the festival is beautiful.

Italy is sun, Italy is sea and Italians are amazing people.

Stefano Bianchi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Italian Republic to the Republic of Belarus:
I like the atmosphere of fun and friendship that reigns during this festival, where both Italian and Belarusian bands perform in turns. Italian and Belarusian cultures are two different cultures that complement each other in music, literature and art.

What are unites Italians and Belarusians? They both love each other’s' traditions.

 день дружбы народов в Верхнем городе

 день дружбы народов в Верхнем городе

 день дружбы народов в Верхнем городе

 день дружбы народов в Верхнем городе

Guests of the festival were offered dishes of Italian chefs, cheeses and ice cream, cooked according to unique technology.

Nearby was also an exhibition of paintings by foreign artists and novelties of contemporary literature.

Italy culture festival held in Minsk: National cuisine, music and traditions presented