Pancake week Russian holiday ended with the big public festival in Yakutsk
Yakutia 24 TV channel: Pancake week ended with festivals in the republic capital.
Today, March 1, the final day of a week-long national holiday took place in the Old Town and in Kruzhalo shopping malls. The residents and guests of the capital were met with songs and dances. The little ones were treated the sweets.
The holiday has joined the most typical folk customs associated with the meeting of spring, like a fair for guests, where everyone could buy souvenirs and works of folk craftsmen.