Culture and Tourist Project “Khanty-Mansiysk – the New Year Capital”
(held every year from December 25 till January 10)
New Year Khanty-Mansiysk is the New Year capital of Ugra! Every year this city prepares a lot of entertainments and positive New Year emotions for its residents and guests!
Atmosphere of fest and fun prevails here these days: in museums, theatres and outdoor entertainment grounds of the city. It is impossible to pass by and stay on the sidelines: New Year performances, competitions, contests, games, concerts, laser shows, fireworks and flashmobs will attract you and give you high spirits.
Do you prefer active rest? Welcome to the rink! There are more than 12 ice rinks working in the city every winter. Have you intended to go skiing, snowboarding or slide down a snowy slope for a long time? The New Year in Khanty-Mansiysk is the right time to do it at last! Professional instructors will always help you to conquer our snowy slopes. The best mountain skiing and tubing runs as well as aerial ropeway are waiting for you! All city museums are opened for art lovers and curious explorers of the region during the holiday period.
Furthermore, the city will turn into magic kingdom for the smallest residents and guests of Khanty-Mansiysk: the New Year matinees, performances near the New Year tree, plays of the Puppet Theatre, which is compared with a golden key to the magic door where very different but interesting fairy tales live, are waiting for the children…
Mysterious “Tepee Street” invites its guests to the ancient world: voices and melodies of forefathers can be heard there, the secrets of existence can be revealed and the world of legends and ancient rites can be discovered by the visitors. Moreover, mammoths, sabre-toothed tigers and bisons still live there. Hearty hosts of the street – representatives of ancient Khanty and Mansi peoples – sled their guests with deer team, suggest tasting their national dishes and acquaint with traditional games and rites.