On Saturday the 1st of February, Melbourne will be host to the vibrant Slavic Festival Maslenitsa! From 10am until 8pm, Royal Exhibition Building will be the epicentre for Slavic song and dance, old pagan games, mouthwatering traditional food and refreshments not to mention souvenirs and an array of other activities and wonders. We invite you whole-heartedly to join our festivities and our celebration of Slavic culture!
Maslenitsa offers no only a performances by Slavic groups on the stage under the open skies, but also a classical music concert in Royal Exhibition Building.
In between performances the guests can appreciate a traditional drink made with malt and hops in Beer Garden, see an exhibition of Slavic painters, living in Australia, and much more. In this grand celebration anyone can find something to enjoy!