VX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIE

VX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIE

Easter fair took place from 28th to 29th of march 2015 in National Agriculture, Rural and   Comestible-Industry Museum in Szreniawa city. VX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIE

It makes to old fairs and market tradition which held in small towns and villages just before important religious holiday.

These fairs were great opportunity to buy different goods but also for social meetings.  This year folkloristic ensemble Wielkopolanie prepared special program which alluded to Easter Holiday.  Performance faced stupendous applause from uncountable audience. 
VX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIE

VX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIE

Artist presented old custom of toddling around with bosket ( for young single girls) or with a cock ( for single men ). They walked through whole village collecting gifts from landlords  and they were singing traditional songs ,  dancing and playing joyfully with each other. On stage there was also shown a tradition of pouring water on each other called “Śmingus- Dyngus” . Furthermore folk ensemble Wielkopolanie presented folklore from Wielkopolska, Beskid Śląski, Rzeszów, Kraków Wschodni regions.
VX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIE

For the first time WieVX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIElkopolanie played with newcome children.  Thanks to folklore expert Piotr Kulka children had an opportunity to learn old Polish games such as Chusteczkowy, Szewc, Tolija and Ceglorz. All participants received a precious gift for taking a part which were poster cards with pictures of our dancers sponsored by MDM Druk company.

As every year visitors of Museum had an unusual VX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIEopportunity to look on  traditional craftsmen  making their their  handicrafts and occasionally buy them. Food lovers could try dVX ESTER FAIR WITH WIELKOPOLANIEelicious diets made from past recipes. 

The supporters of  present food could also find something for them thanks to numerous gastronomic stalls.

 
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