The city is famous for its sculpture festivals. Held in winter, the ‘Kryzhtal’ ice sculpting festival takes place in Cherkasy. During the ‘Drevlyandia’ festival in summer, wooden sculptures are displayed in the parks in and around the city. In autumn it is time for the ‘Zhyvyi Kamin’ festival, during which the sculptors are working with stone.
Cherkasy’s Singing Nights
The ‘Cherkasy’s Singing Nights’ festival is held at the open-air theater in Victory park.
Since 2003 Cherkasy hosts the international bike festival ‘Tarasova Gora’ (Mountain of Taras). Bikers from Ukraine Russia and other European countries come together at this festival. It is the biggest festival of its kind in Ukraine.
BANDS AND SINGERS