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.




1640
Armenian devout pawn shop "Mons Pius" was founded
1718
Saint Anthony Church was erected
1820
on Pelczynski lake general Fresnel set up a military swimming pool and a swimming school
1864
Narodnyy Dim was built according to the plans of Wilhelm Schmidt and Sylwester Hawryszkiewicz
1777
The beginning of city walls dismantling. Dismantling of Halytska and Kakivska gates
1802
Low Castle was taken to pieces
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