London's Maslenitsa Russian Festival

by Sals2

On the 6th of March London's Maslenitsa Russian Festival takes place in Trafalgar Square.

Maslenitsa is a free, family friendly event that celebrates the end of winter and the approaching of spring. The festival will feature traditional Russian dancing and theatre performances as well as a line-up of live rock, pop and folk music from Russian musicians. Games, competitions and puppet shows are put on to entertain the children which gives them the chance to experience Russia’s culture. There will also be various souvenir food stalls where you can try traditional Russian delicacies including bilini.

The event will start at 12.30pm and last till 7.00pm at Trafalgar Square, click here to find out more about London before the festival takes place.