Pancake Day is celebrated on a grand scale in parks and reserves. What to choose for a walk with the whole family?
1. Folklore groups will perform in the Tsaritsyno Museum-Reserve, here you can also find souvenirs and handicrafts. Folk festivals will be held in the park area, and games, fun, and attractions will be organized on the playground. www.tsaritsyno-museum.ru
2. The Losiny Ostrov National Park hosts thematic programs dedicated to Maslenitsa. Children and adults will be told about Russian traditions associated with Maslenitsa and will be given tea with pancakes. The program, taking into account tea drinking, is designed for 2 hours. www.elkisland.ru
3. Shrovetide festivities have been held in the Kolomenskoye Museum-Reserve since the 80s. Here you can participate in the farewell to winter, watch a performance with ritual songs, bonfires and fireworks. With children, it makes sense to go on a three-hour thematic tour about the celebration of Maslenitsa in Russia, they will show ethnographic expositions, introduce them to festive fun and games. www.mgomz.ru
4. It is worth going to the cultural center "Pokrovsky Gates" if you do not have time to go out into nature. Performances and concerts for children dedicated to Maslenitsa are traditionally held here. www.dbiblio.org