PANCAKE CARNIVAL. Sledding, harness racing, and fist-fighting

PANCAKE CARNIVAL – big festival in the Krasnoyarsk region! Every year near Krasnoyarsk 12 000 people spend a holiday participating in Siberian traditional pastimes. People go sledding, harness racing, and fist-fighting. The village is well known by the fact that here the great Russian artist Vasily Surikov spent his childhood. The main event of carnival is taking a snow town, well known thanks to Vasily Surikov’s painting.



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