Guests are kindly invited to celebrate Pancake Week in the country estate of the Hero of the Patriotic War (1812) Major General Alexey Voyeykov. In this old park, they will remember the traditions of Russian nobility in a way of boisterous celebration, the expression of the generous Russian soul.
The estate owner, Alexey Voyeykov, and his family will be receiving guests. Visitors will get to know the traditions associated with every day of the Pancake Week in the form of a theatrical performance. There will be lots of dancing, singing and playing in the old park. Skomorokhs and other characters will be entertaining guests with their jokes and humorous catchphrases. A special animation program will be organized for children.
What Pancake Week is it without pancakes? Get ready to taste all sorts of pancakes made according to local recipes and, if you wish to be even more involved, feel free to take part in a master-class decorating pancakes.
Olshanka estate is inviting everyone for a good walk. Stroll along the paths of the country seat and visit a magnificent church in a company of a guide. To make your day more spectacular, watch the traditional burning of a huge Maslenitsa dummy – a symbol of leaving winter.
The event is a part of the holiday cycle called “The Seasons in Old Olshanka”.