29 June 2015, Monday, 10:25
UFA, 29 June 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Iliya Spiridonov/. On June 27, during his working trip to Sterlitamak the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov visited the youth festival "Urban Picnic 2015" and launched a mass bike ride timed to the Day of Youth of Russia.
The initiator of the first "Urban Picnic" in the last year was a group of Sterlitamak residents. The celebration, which received broad support of citizens, was decided to make traditional.
The "Urban Picnic" is intended to demonstrate the possibilities of urban alleys and parks for family weekends. A diverse cultural program including performances, workshops, live music was organized for residents of Sterlitamak. The celebration was attended by over two thousand people.