Every culture celebrates the end of Winter and the new birth of Spring. This celebration is an important festival in Russia and is linked to the Orthodox feast day of Maslenitsa (Pancake Day).
Dublin strengthens its links with Moscow City and Russia by celebrating the coming of Spring, through the Russian Cultural Festival.
A wealth of vibrant activities are on offer across Dublin City as part of the annual Russian Cultural Festival. Traditional music, dance, children's activities, lively performances, chess challenges, artisan food and cookery, the best in contemporary cinema, informative exhibitions and lectures are just some of the events taking place at numerous locations across the city including Cows Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin 2; Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2 and The Atrium, Dublin Civic Offices, Dublin 8.
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