Big Maslenitsa/Pancake Week at Peter and Paul Fortress


Картинки по запросу петропавловская крепость масленица

Traditional Maslenitsa/Pancake Week festivities will take place in the heart of St. Petersburg. The dance and folk groups (vocal bands Christmas and Philharmonic, dance band Barynya, show group Rendezvous, band Fifth wheel), performers Sergey Zykov, Tatyana Golysheva and others will take part in the show program. 

Guests of Maslenitsa town in the Naryshkin Bastion of Peter and Paul Fortress will be able to get acquainted with folk customs and rituals, take part in traditional Russian Maslenitsa games and, of course, try on pancakes and purchase souvenirs. In the Ioannovski Ravelin of the Fortress is installed a high wooden roller-slide . The culmination of the holiday will be the burning of Winter doll!