August 2016

International Folklore Festival "Etnovyr"

Dates: 24-28 August, 2016
Location: Rynok (Market) Square
International Folklore Festival "Etnovyr" annually explodes with bright colours during Ukraine Independence Day celebrations. Colourful performances of foreign ensembles, spectacular parades of participants through the central part of Lviv, national cuisine presentations, evenings of friendship, dancing and singing workshops create special authentic and friendly atmosphere during the Festival.
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1361
Pope Urban allowed to found Latin Archbishopry in Lviv
1786
Lychakivsky cemetary was founded outside the city limits on the site of older burrials
1959
FC "Karpaty" won USSR Cup
1578
architect Peter Barbon built 65 meters high tower of the Assumption Church
1379
Lviv got "storage privilege"
1280
the first wooden church and monastery of Saint George were built
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