Kiev Day

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Kyiv Day (День Києва)
Official name Day of Kyiv
Observed by Kievan residents
Begins Last weekend of May
Frequency annual

Kyiv Day or officially the Day of Kyiv (Ukrainian: День Києва); is a holiday in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv usually celebrated in the last weekend of May.[1] The Kiev Day was established similarly to other holidays celebrated in many cities and towns across Ukraine.[1] Celebrations typically last the two days of the last weekend of May, when actors and musicians perform out in the streets.[1] City residents and suburban tourists travel to the city to see performances, usually finished off with a firework show at around 10 in the evening.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Ukrainian Holidays". Kiev.inf. Retrieved 2009-06-29. 

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