Today, the main New Year Tree of the capital of
Tatarstan opened at the family Center “Kazan”. Citizens and guests of the city
were entertained by a vivid program with the participation of actors of the
street theater “High brothers” and Tatar singers Leyna and Firdus Tyamayev. The
mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin congratulated the citizens on the upcoming New Year.
Colorful lights, popular songs that sounded from the
stage performed by singers and vocal ensembles of the city, shopping points where
Kyshdakar-fest participants presented their products - all this creates a New
year's atmosphere on the site at the family center.
A fairy ice town is located on the territory of the Family
center “Kazan”. Kazan residents, who visited the festival, happily made photos
on the background of sculptures of Father Frost, Snow Maiden, dragon, throne
and crystals. Here, in the ice town, there are five speed slides and an ice
The main decoration of the site, no doubt, was a
35-meter New Year Tree, which was included in the top 3 highest trees in
Russia. Green beauty is up-to-date, on top of the tree stretched a special grid
of 93 thousand LED pixels, which allows to conduct a light show. The lights
will shimmer with different colors, thus creating beautiful visual effects. Besides,
the tree is decorated with 12 light guns of full rotation and 640 bright
“This year we have a unique New Year Tree, it reacts
to the music. It allows visitors to be charged with the New Year's mood and
imbued with a sense of wonder” - said the head of the Department of culture of
Kazan Azat Abzalov. The light show will be held daily until the end of the New Year
holidays at 16.00, 18.00 and 20.00.
The mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin visited the festive
site and talked with the residents of the city. After that, he congratulated
the guests from the stage “We are all waiting for New Year's holidays, New Year's
wonder. I want to thank you for a beautiful and creative year of 2019. We've
done a lot together. I wish everyone happiness, success and new achievements in
the upcoming 2020”, - Ilsur Metshin addressed Kazan residents.
The main tree of the city was lit with lights after
the appearance of the main fairy-tale characters – Father Frost and Snow
Maiden. The celebration ended with a colorful firework.