State historical-architectural, landscape and natural museum-preserve «Izborsk»
27 August 2015

On August 28, 2015 the VIII International Ethno-Cultural Festival of Seto People «Setomaa. Family meetings»will be held in Sigovo village of Pechory district.

The organizers of the event are State Committee of the Pskov Region on Culture and Izborsk State Museum-Reserve of History, Architecture and Land.  Traditionally the festival’s goal is to facilitate the intercultural and interethnic communication between people, the popularization of the culture and traditions of the small in size Seto People. 

Over 400 representatives of Seto People from Russia and Estonia will take part in the festival.  

The program of the VIII International Ethno-Cultural Festival of Seto People «Setomaa. Family meetings».

August, 28

9.00-14.00 The church service and the religious procession, dedicated to the holiday of the Assumption in Pechory Assumption Monastery (Pechory). 

14.00 The participants of the festival will leave for Sigovo village (from Victory square in Pechory).

15.30 The opening ceremony of the VIII International Ethno-Cultural Festival of Seto People

«Setomaa. Family meetings».

16.00 Music group performances, a trade fair.

17.00 “Kirmash” festivities. Friendship bonfire.

Результаты независимой оценки качества оказания услуг организациями социальной сферы