July 11 – the official opening of the “Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk”
This year the international festival of arts is being held for the 28th time. Despite the cool weather (only 10 in the morning, plus 10 and rainy), thousands of guests have already gathered in Vitebsk.

Of course, the main intrigue of the festival is the XXVIII International Competition of Pop Song Performers “Vitebsk-2019” and the XVII International Children’s Music Competition “Vitebsk-2019”, which will be held in the updated format. For the first time, performances by participants in an adult competition will be accompanied by Alla Dukhova’s Todes ballet. And the chairman of the jury will be the singer Tamara Gverdtsiteli. By the way, besides the usual awards, special prizes of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union of Belarus and Russia will be presented – two special prizes for the participants of the adult and children’s competitions.