Department of International, Interregional Ties and Tourism

Program of the International Flax Festival, 23-25 June, 2011, Vologda

06.06.2011

Time Programme Highlights Place
Wednesday, June 22
06.00-18.00 Competition among weavers and spinners of Russia's textile companies OAO Vologda Textile (135-b, Sovetsky prospect, Vologda)
07.00-18.00 Arrival of participants, guests and official delegations. Accommodation.
Assembling of expositions
Registration of lace festival participants at the Vologda Kremlin, Art Section. Stand preparation. Arrangement of an exposition "Lace Labyrinth" (Vologda Kremlin, South-Western Tower)
Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)   Vologda Kremlin, Art Section and South-Western Tower (15, ul. Orlova, Vologda)
12.00-20.00 Registration of participants in an international competition of clothes, footwear and accessories "Flax - in Goods of Russia" Concert Hall "Vologda"
(2-b, ul. Koneva, Vologda)
17.00-18.00 Assembling of the exposition. Exhibition arrangement and acceptance Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)  
June 22-25
09.00-19.00 Seminar "Designing of clothes made of elastic fabric" 8, ul. Kozlyonskaya, Vologda
Thursday, June 23
8.00-10.00 Registration of guests, official delegations, mass media representatives Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda) Lace Museum  (12, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
8.00-17.00 Scientific conference "Introduction of innovation technologies aiming to increase economic effectiveness of Russia's linen industry"
Visits to flax-processing factories (Agricultural corporation Vologodtchina and ZAO Sheksna)
Inspection of long-stalked flax crops
Display of agricultural machinery
Sheksna, Vologda Oblast
08.00-18.00 All-Russian competition "Silver Bobbin" Vologda Kremlin, Art Section and South-Western Tower (15, ul. Orlova, Vologda)
9.30-11.00 Best exposition competition as part of the International exhibition-fair "Russian Flax-2011" Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)  
10.00-13.00 Competition of clothes within the framework of the International Flax Festival Concert Hall "Vologda"
(2-b, ul. Koneva, Vologda)
10.00-10.30 10.30-18.00 Opening of the exhibition-fair. Business meetings, share of opinions, contract signing
Display of agricultural machinery
Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)  
12.00-13.00 Official opening of the International Flax Festival Sheksna, Vologda Oblast
12.00-13.00 Opening of an exposition "Lace Labyrinth" Vologda Kremlin, Art Section and South-Western Tower (15, ul. Orlova, Vologda)
14.00-15.00 Seminar devoted to summing up results of the International competition of clothes, footwear and accessories Concert Hall "Vologda"
(2-b, ul. Koneva, Vologda)
15.00-18.00 Seminar "Flax - the last word in fashion" Concert Hall "Vologda"
(2-b, ul. Koneva, Vologda)
18.00-19.00 Opening ceremony of the International Flax Festival  Kremlin Square
19.30 Dinner on behalf of the Vologda Oblast Governor   Restaurant Bellagio
19.30-22.00 Excursions to Bryanchaninovs' country estate and Museum of Architecture and Ethnography  
10.00-18.00 June 23-25  
  Extensive expositions at the Lace Museum Lace Museum  (12, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
  An exposition of French and Belgian lace Lace Museum  (12, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
  Display of lace works produced by participants in the festival "Lace Labyrinth" Vologda Kremlin, South-Western Tower (15, ul. Orlova, Vologda, first floor)
  Display of lace works produced by participants in All-Russian competition "Silver Bobbin" Vologda Kremlin, South-Western Tower (15, ul. Orlova, Vologda, ground floor)
  An exhibition-fair of lace making centres that participate in the festival Vologda Kremlin, Art Section (15, ul. Orlova, Vologda)
  An exhibition of books related to lace making and its history
Book trade
Vologda Kremlin, Art Section (15, ul. Orlova, Vologda)
  An exposition of children's drawings "Vologda's lace fairy-tale" Vologda Picture Gallery (3, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
  A photo exhibition "Vologda - a city of laces" Vologda Picture Gallery (3, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
Friday, June 24
9.00-18.00 Business meetings, share of opinions, contract signing
Display of agricultural machinery
open-air show near the  Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)
09.00-11.00 Round-table discussion "Linen clothes: designing, manufacture, promotion and market" Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)  
10.00-12.00 All-Russian meeting "Russia's linen industry: problems, development and state support" Vologda Oblast government (2,  ul.Gertsena, Vologda, first floor, big hall)
10.00-12.00 A mass action "Lace making master class" Kremlin Square
11.00-12.30 Meeting of the National Academy of fashion industry Vologda Oblast government (2,  ul.Gertsena, Vologda)
11.00-14.00 Seminar "Opening of the first conceptual shop. Commercial real estate related to communications" Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)
14.30-17.30 Seminar "Marketing communications. Advertising campaign. Organisation of a fashion show" Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda)
15.00-16.00 Session of non-public partnership "National Association of lace makers" Lace Museum  (12, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
16.00-17.00 Awarding of winners of the All-Russian competition "Silver Bobbin" Lace Museum  (12, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
17.00-21.00 Excursions to Kirillo-Belozersky Museum-Preserve Ferapontovo, Kirillov
18.00-22.00 Music marathon devoted to the Youth Day and Foundation Day of Vologda City Revolution Square
Saturday, June 25
9.00-18.00 Business meetings, share of opinions, contract signing
Display of agricultural machinery
open-air show near the  Exhibition Centre "Russky Dom" (25 a, ul.Pushkinskaya Vologda),
Vologda Kremlin,
Lace Museum  (12, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
11.00-22.00 Festive events devoted to the Foundation Day of Vologda City Vologodskaya Sloboda;
Settlement of Molochnoye; stadiums, parks and city districts
11.30-12.00 Concert of chime music Kremlin Square
12.00-13.00 Festive events "Vologda be glorified!" Kremlin Square
13.00-14.00 Awarding of winners of the International Flax Festival Kremlin Square
  Exposition of works of students of the Academy of handicrafts (St. Petersburg) Lace Museum  (12, Kremlin Square, Vologda)
12.00-21.00 Concert with participation of children's bands and music groups "City of Childhood" Revolution Square
14.00-23.00 Concert Kremlin Square
15.30-16.30 Show  of hairdressers, cosmetologists and nail-designers "Lace braiding" Kremlin Square
16.00-18.00 Gala performance and awarding of winners of the International Flax Festival Concert Hall "Vologda"
(2-b, ul. Koneva, Vologda)
00.00-00.15 Fireworks Kremlin Square

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