The long-awaited unbearably desirable, good and fantastic Christmas, full of pine and burning fresh snowstorm aromas with bouquet of fragrant spices in a steaming mulled wine sparkling with hundreds of lights, is getting closer and closer. On the eve of the long-awaited winter holidays Moscow invites it residents and guests to visit the Christmas festival filled with festive atmosphere and lots of fun for children and adults.
Moscow Christmas Festival will be held on December 18 in the New Acropolis and will offer its visitors a wide variety of entertainment for every taste.
Christmas festival guests will not only plunge into the pleasant bustle of the Christmas sales and buy gifts for friends and relatives, but also take part in a charity fair, visit a variety of lectures and master classes, and learn how to create greeting cards and souvenirs. Guests of the Christmas festival will also be able to listen to Christmas songs and poems at "Gifts of the Magi" readings, or just relax in a cafe and try delicious Christmas sweets.
Visitors of the Moscow festival of Christmas in New Acropolis will be offered the following program:
Charity Christmas Fair will be held from 12-00 to 18-30 and will please its visitors with all kinds of discounts and gifts.
Lecture "Christmas and New Year Symbolism", where visitors can get acquainted with Christmas symbolism, meaning of this holiday and impact on our world, begins at 19:00, admission is free.
Workshop "New Year Toy" is devoted to the family art and invites children and adults to participate it creating wonderful Christmas toys with their own hands. It will begin at 16-30, the ticket costs 250 rubles for children and 400 rubles for both child and adult.
Workshop "Art Card" will teach its participants to create exquisite greeting cards with their own hands. It begins at 14-30 and costs 400 rubles.
Workshop "Quilling" will introduce to the Christmas festival participants the art of creating unique designs and fine art paintings from tiny paper spirals. The beginning is scheduled for 12-30. The ticket cost is 400 rubles.
Workshop "Paper Angels" will allow it visitors to create surprising air paper angel, who will become not only a beautiful Christmas table decoration, but also a great interior accessory. It begins at 12-30 and 15-00; the cost of tickets is 250 rubles.
Master class "Ceramic Angels" will not only teach the skills of working with such amazingly vivid and plastic material as clay, but also to create unique Christmas gifts for the relatives. It begins at 16-00. The ticket costs 450 rubles.
Workshop "Serving and decoration of the New Year table" will acquaint participants with the basics of decorating the holiday table in the elegant French style, as well as basic table rules. Its beginning is scheduled for 12-30; the ticket cost is 500 rubles.
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