Kyiv Day or officially the Day of Kyiv (Ukrainian: День Києва); is a holiday in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv usually celebrated in the last weekend of May.[1] The Kyiv Day was established similarly to other holidays celebrated in many cities and towns across Ukraine.[1] Celebrations typically last the two days of the last weekend of May, when actors and musicians perform out in the streets.[1] City residents and suburban tourists travel to the city to see performances, usually finished off with a firework show at around 10 in the evening.[1]

Kyiv Day (День Києва)
Official nameDay of Kyiv
Observed byKievan residents
BeginsLast weekend of May
Frequencyannual

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  1. ^ a b c d "Ukrainian Holidays". Kiev.inf. Retrieved 2009-06-29.

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