Are there any festivals in Ukraine in spring?
There is a Ukrainian Festival of Pysanka (painted eggs), April 23 – May 9th. It is an annual traditional event, which is a part of Easter holidays for Ukrainians and the guests of the capital of Ukraine, Kyiv. This year, 7 days before the Easter, you will be able to see an extraordinary performance of the European level called “Author’s Pysanka” in the center of Kyiv.
374 Easter eggs, one and a half meter in height will be hand painted by extremely talented artists from all over Ukraine. And all of them will meet to present their work.
There also will be competitions “Folk Easter Egg” in nomіnation of “Traditional Art” , “Folk Easter Egg” in nomіnation of “Modern Art” and a competition “Delicious Paska (Easter Bread)” and much more. Check their website
Another event will be on the 19th of May – “Vyshyvanka’s Parade”. Vyshyvanka is the embroidered shirt in Ukrainian national costume. By the way, Ukrainian Vyshyvanka Was Named the Hottest Trend of the Season by Vogue.
I know that there is an annual French Spring festival in Kyiv. This year it will start on the 2nd of April on European Square in Kyiv (metro Maidan Nezalezhnosti, blue line). Two small eskimos Anooki will open this show. The 3 D light show will be projected on the building of the Ukrainian house. The final part of the show will be supported by a Ukrainian music band Dakh Daughters. There will be two shows, on 8:30pm and 9:30pm
Pysanka (Easter painted eggs) festival in Lviv. It starts on the 14th of April. Half-meter author’s Easter painted eggs, created specially for the festival, will be presented on Muzeina Ploscha at the Gallery Of Pysanka.