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Winter Festival

Russian Winter Festival in the Capital Region of New York State
Objective: to expand the public understanding and appreciation of Russian folk art, traditions and culture. 
 
festival copyThe first Russian Winter Festival 2009, one day event,  was a huge success.  The second Russian Winter Festival 2010 was featured a few events - art exhibition, piano competition, film forum and we had the visitors from Tula, Russia. The third Festival 2011 featured Russian Poetry Recital Contest. The 3rd Rifle Division of Red Army, a reenacting group, joined the fourth Winter Festival in 2012. The fifth Winter Festival featured Nadezhda Obukhova Classical Vocal Competition and Best Braided Hairdo Contest in 2013. Art-trio "Volnitsa" from Moscow was a headliner for the Festival 2013 and 2014. Folk singer Yuri Shcherbakov from Volgograd, Russia was a headliner for the Festival 2015.  The Rachmaninoff Music Competition had established in 2016. It includes piano, vocal and violin divisions.  In 2017 and 2018 the Russian Winter Festival was held at the facility in Rensselaer NY. The center's location is 1550 Broadway Rensselaer NY 12144.
 
Festival Events:
Russian Poetry Recital Contest - February 2 1pm-2:30pm
Tchaikovsky Music Competition Vocal Division - February 9 1:30pm -3pm
Tchaikovsky Music Competition Piano Division - February 10 10am -2pm
All Winners Concert and Awards Ceremony - February 16 1:30pm-2:30pm
 
Admissions for All Festival Events are FREE.

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