Thursday, August 17, 2017

Sverdlovsk region hosts 36th Znamianka Festival

The Sverdlovsk region recently held its 36th annual Znamianka Festival, which attracts over 15,000 people every year.

The event featured traditional sports and creative competitions in volleyball and soccer, as well as tug-of-war, weight lifting and arm wrestling. The key event, however, featured a nationwide song competition among student teams, which included a concert from previous winners. The event also featured a bonfire celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Sverdlovsk regional student group.