From 21 to 23 in July in the Karachay-Cherkess Republic will be held the sixth annual traditional cultural and sports festival "Abaza", organized by the ANO "Alashara".
The festival program consists of two parts: 21 July on the territory of the school of the aul Elburgan of the Abaza region will be the Games of the people of Abaza - competitions in 11 sports, including games, strength, athletics and national (beginning in 9.00), as well as the Day of Culture of the people of Abaza, which will take place on July 23 in the Green Island Culture and Recreation Park in Cherkessk (beginning on 15.00). The culture day of the people of Abaza is held with the support of the Ministry of the National Labor Party of Ukraine on affairs of nationalities, mass communications and press.
Delegations and sports teams from Turkey, Jordan, Italy, Abkhazia, Moscow, Kabardino-Balkaria and the Stavropol Territory will take part this year in the festival held under the motto “We are together!” Participants and guests of the event are waiting for folk festivals, thematic exhibitions, fun contests and the Abaza ethnographic courtyard with national cuisine. The holiday will end with a concert of Abaza and Abkhazian songs and dances.