January 2017

IX Pampukh Holiday – the main event of Christmas in Lviv

Date: January 7-9, 2016
Location: Rynok Sq., the northern side
On the 7-10 of January, the inner courtyard of Pototski Palace will be filled with the great aroma of a huge number of home-baked doughnuts, and there will be a very warm homey atmosphere. All guests will have the chance to learn the history and the best recipes of this delicious Christmas dish as well as just have a really good time.
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1590
Renaissance style Chapel of Three Prelates was erected by Paolo Dominici Romanus and Andriy Pidlisnyy
1679
the tradition of having yearly fairs in front of St. George Church started
1704
Lviv was occupied by Swedish army led by the king Karl XII
1847
famous pianist Ferenz Liszt performed on the stage of Skarber Theater
1418
second external row of defense walls around city was built
1773
introduction of compulsory free day on Sunday and 16 holidays per year
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