III international festival of Kozma prutkov will be held in Sablino 5 September. For the most sparkling statement Russian official will award the prize “Chernomor”, and on the free Cabinet “Kosirai!” the participants will try reading your own or someone else’s work. The main event will be Prutkovskim reading.
Kozma Prutkov – literary mask, under which in different years were published in the journals of the brothers Zhemchuzhnikov and Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy. Satire, sayings and fables Kozma prutkov ridiculed mental stagnation and political “loyalty”. September 5 is the birthday of count Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy, who has made the greatest contribution to the formation of the image of Kozma prutkov. Not coincidentally, the festival is held on the territory of the nature monument “Sablino” where Tolstoy and came up with the idea of creating the image.
On Prutkovskim readings will have eminent scientists and cultural figures of St. Petersburg with reports on the subject of speech communication. There will be several round tables with the participation of journalists and publishers, also dedicated based on the work of Kozma prutkov. The culmination of the event will be the premiere of the play prutkov-senior “Chereposlov, that is to say, phrenology” at 17: 00 on the outdoor stage. Continue reading
Until then they hadn’t invented beer, it is unknown where people communicate and spend their leisure time. Today for this purpose there are not only pubs, restaurants and bars, and beer festivals. Below we present the ranking of the most popular beer festivals in the world.
The Germans – the best beer nation in the world. According to statistics drinking beer in Germany, 68% of women and 93% of men. It is therefore not surprising that one of the largest beer festivals Oktoberfest takes place in Germany.
It was first held in October of 1810, during the celebration of the marriage of king Ludwig the First and Therese of Saxony. At the time, were arranged in a mass parade of horse races and beer. The event was so pleased the monarch that he ordered to conduct annual beer festival. Since then, every 3rd Saturday of September, millions of tourists and residents come to Oktoberfest, which is held on the Theresienwiese. Here are erected huge tents, designed for several thousand people. Each tent is a branch of the famous Munich beer.
During the celebration beer festival every year 11 million visitors drink pints of beer, eat more than 800 thousand sausages and about 750 thousand chickens.
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And not arrange for us to the carnival? Certainly, such thoughts came to mind a lot more than once. After all, what is a carnival? This fun, noisy holiday when you can fool around, to wear a mask, dance and plenty to eat – to drink to his heart’s content. And the format of the carnival allows you to do all this beautiful and interesting. It is therefore not surprising that
The most popular and famous carnivals this, of course. Venice and the famous Brazilian.
How to organize a party in the style of the Venetian carnival so that this event is remembered by all the participants and guests? We must remember that Venice is a fabulous and vibrant city, which seems to be all residents have a refined taste, and all the guests of carnival is subject to the rules of good taste. Therefore, in preparation for the Venetian carnival, you need to create the correct costumes . Of course, the real Venetian costumes – it’s too expensive (it is unlikely you ready for the party to purchase embroidered in gold and embellished with lace dresses). But recognizable Venetian masks, full-face, with lush multi-colored feathers, gold and silver painting, can be purchased. But if to them to add black cloaks with bright clothes columbines or Harlequins, you can not hesitate to go to the carnival, imagining that it will be held at St. Mark’s square.
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