In Kamchatka, from June 24 to 25, the regional holiday “Nurgenek – Even New Year” will be held, the correspondent was told IA REGNUM in the regional government.
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Events dedicated to the national holiday will begin on June 24 in the village of Esso – a folklore festival “Nurgenekeken” will be held for children, an exhibition “Nurgenek from generation to generation” will open in the house of culture and a performance will be held.
And on June 25, the festive action will unfold at the Menedek camp, where, after the solemn opening, purification rites, rituals of offering to fire Ulekich and the installation of a festive pole according to the Even custom will be held. At 23:45 local time, the rite of meeting the New Sun according to the Even calendar will take place.