Traditions of Syuniq 2014
On August 23rd, the first ever Traditions of Syunik festival
will take place in the city of Goris. The event will launch from Grigor
Tatevaci Square, proceeding into the citys Central Park and continuing into
Old Goris. Various family-oriented events and activities will be held
throughout the day. Performances by local and regional dance troupes and choirs
will fill the air with the sounds of Syunik, while the Sacrament of Our Canyons theater performance will be staged in the cave church of Old
Goris. Local goods, food and drinks prepared by Syunik-based artisans will be
displayed and available for sale.
Areni Wine Festival 2014
“Areni” Fest Foundation” organizes already a
traditional “Areni Wine Festival 2014”, which is a wonderful opportunity to
discover Armenia. Within the festival we invite wine-makers and those people
who like wine, our culture and traditions. Within the festival you are given an
opportunity to taste the best Armenian wines.
The festival program includes;
Professional wine-makers’ exhibition-fair
Homemade wine-maker’s exhibition-fair
Cheese producers’ exhibition-fair
“Armenia in your eyes” best wine label contest
“Gold Keg 2014” prize for the best wine among the best
Homemade wine producers’ contest,
· National music, dance, games, theatrical performance.
the both sides of the road there will be allocated booth for dishes, as for the
left side of the road taking to the church there will be allocated tables and
chairs creating an open air café, where “Armenian cookery traditions
development and protection” NGO will provide exhibition-fair of various dishes.
There will be also an open air café where you can get coffee and pastries.
Start: 3 October 2014, Rind village, Vayoc Dzor region
4 October 2014, Areni village, Vayoc Dzor region
5 October 2014, Yegeghnadzor city, Vayoc Dzor region
Start at 12:00