Ukrainian Christmas 2019
In Kyiv, on the evening of December 19, on Sofiivska Square, the 25-meter Christmas tree of the country was lit accompanied by fireworks.
This year Christmas celebrations will be held from December 19th till January 13th in two areas of the city: Sofiivska and Kontraktova Squares.
Kyiv will meet the 2019th in the rays of the northern lights and in the company of the amazing animals of the Ukrainian artist Maria Priymachenko.
On Kontraktova Square, which is the main square of Podil, there is a youth venue, with a food court and more than 75 photo zones with amazing voluminous luminous figurines of fairy-tale characters and animals from the artworks of Maria Priymachenko.
There is also a large zone with amusement for children and adults with a huge 90-meters snow slide. And in the Volodymyrska square is arranged an entertainment zone for the smallest.
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In Sofiivska Square you can admire the main Christmas tree 2019. This year, it is decorated in cold colors and with crystal toys, and there is a 50-meter interactive screen on with there are shown congratulations which everyone is able to leave. The North Express train is also working here, on the rail of 126 meters, with a beautiful light fountain.
The food court area between Sofiivska Square and Mykhaylivska Square with food of Ukrainian cuisine and mulled wine as usually is a great place to warm up.
The main festivities with concerts will be held on the dates of the main Ukrainian Christmas holidays. These are dates: December 25th – Catholic Christmas, December 31st- January 1st – New Year celebration, January 6-7 – Orthodox Christmas, January 13 – the closure of the location on St. Sophia Square, and on January 19 – on Kontraktova Square.
Merry Christmas! Happy New 2019 Year! And Welcome to Kyiv!