Agricultural fair “The Gifts of Autumn – 2016” <br>10 September 2016

The annual agricultural exhibition, aimed at the development of agriculture in the area. The fair will host contests in the following categories: – the largest specimen; – The most beautiful specimen; – an unusual floral arrangement; Etc. Visitors will enjoy fun entertainments and street concerts. Venue: Uspenskaya Square Event cost: Free

New Year Festival <br>December 2016

New Year is the most expected holiday in Russia. Visitors will find New Year’s performances, of course with the participation of Ded Moroz and Snegurochka, as well as contests, games, dances, songs, etc. Venue: Throughout Myshkin Event cost: Free

Maslenitsa <br>20-26 February 2017

Maslenitsa is a traditional Russian festival, a mix of pagan beliefs and Christian traditions, which marks the end of winter. It is celebrated during the last week before Great Lent, eighth week before Eastern Orthodox Paskha (Easter). Maslenitsa is also known as Pancake Week. Pancakes (rus: Блины [Blini]) are usually baked in large quantities and […]

Mouse festival <br>July 2017 (To be confirmed)

Festival Mouse is the “king” of Myshkin’s festival life. Festival Mouse is the “king” of Myshkin’s festival life. It has been held annually since 1996. The festival has many advantages, and one of the principal is its mass character: it gathers about 200,000 people annually. The Mouse festival offers: – Ceremonial procession through the town’s […]

Festival family traditions <br>July 2017 (To be confirmed)

The purpose of the festival is support and development of family traditions. Within several days the festival’s participants are living at the camp “Family Circle” and taking part in workshops dedicated to different crafts: pottery, blacksmith, sewing, carpentry. On the final day of the festival, a big celebration is taking place in the central square […]

Festival of retro – cars “Myshkin Samohod” <br>July 2017 (To be confirmed)

For 15 years, the Festival has gained popularity throughout Russia. Festival “Samohod” is kaleidoscope of events: meeting of retro-car’s lovers, parade of veteran cars, street concerts in retro style and races. Retro cars pass along the main streets, then lined up in the central square, where visitors can have a closer look at the cars, […]