Government Bodies
Flag Thursday, 6 May 2021
Minsk Overcast sky +9°C
All news
All news
01 July 2019, 15:08

Independence Day in Belarus

Independence Day in Belarus

Independence Day of the Republic of Belarus (Republic Day) is a national holiday celebrated on 3 July, on the day when Minsk was liberated from Nazi invaders. The decision to celebrate Independence Day on 3 July was made at the nationwide referendum in 1996.

Program of events:

Minsk Hero City Memorial:

21h00 – Military parade and a theatrical performance Belarus a Heroic Nation, followed by the Let's Sing the Anthem Together event;

22h30 – Gala concert Strong and Modern Belarus.

Sports Palace:

10h00 – Arts and crafts fair and a festive fair;

13h00 – International strongmen tournament Minsk Strong Battle.

On 3 July, the KinoMinska cinema network will show documentary films about the war on dynamic displays.

Festive fireworks in Minsk will be launched from six sites at 22h00: Pobedy Park, a bank of the Drozdy Water Reservoir, a site near the Chizhovka cemetery, a site near the Minsk-1 Airport, on Prigorodnaya Street, a military town in Uruchie.

Source: Minsk City Hall

Recent news from Belarus