26 September 2010, Sunday, 14:25

The international Aksakov’s festival is close to the end in Bashkiria

author: Alfia Agliullina

The XX international Aksakov’s festival will be over in Bashkiria today. The celebrities have taken place in Ufa, Belebeevsky and Karmaskalinsky regions and in the village Zubovo. Here, in the former estate of Alexander Aksakov – Sergey Aksakov’s grandfather – the folklore festival is going on today.

The traditional open air merry-making in Zubovo began with the solemn meeting of the official delegation and several other arrangements are scheduled for the guests. In several minutes they’ll take the floor at the official gathering in the honor of the XX Aksakov’s festival. After that they will be present at the folk show.

The celebrities will over today in the memorial House-Museum of Sergey Aksakov in Ufa.