On May 21, Ufa will host the Republican folklore festival competition "Living Connection of Times". The project is aimed at preserving, developing, and popularizing the original musical and song, dance, vocal, instrumental, festive and ritual, fishing, decorative, and family culture.
This year, the competition received 39 applications from Ufa, Tuimazy, Sibay, Baymak, Blagoveshchensk, Beloretsk, Yanaul, Beloretsky, Iglinsky, Abzelilovsky, Meleuzovsky, Tatyshlinsky, Ermekeyevsky, Tuymazinsky, Alsheevsky, Ufimsky, Kugarchinsky, Salavatsky, Duvansky, Ermekeevsky, Ilishevsky, Belebeevsky, and Beloretsky districts. 27 contestants will take part in the second "full-time" round.
The festival competition presents two nominations - "Folklore and Game Program" (categories "children from 5 to 16 years old" and "adults 16+") and "Folk Master".
The organizers of the project are the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Bashkortostan and the Republican Folk Art Center. The official group of the festival competition on "VKontakte": https://vk.com/ufafolktime.