Times & Epochs. The Gathering is the main historical festival in Russia and one of the largest in the world. It is an exhibition of achievements of the world reenactmen from the classic times to the Great Patriotic War. Fighters and traders, musicians and artisans, military engineers and stuntmen from all over the world are bringing their best knowlege to perform it to the festival's guests.
PLAN YOUR STAY
4 nights/5 days TIMES AND EPOCHS – June, 20 – 24, 2018
DAY 1. June, 20 (Wednesday)
- Moscow sightseeing tour (Red Square, Christ the Savior Cathedral, Poklonnaya Gora, Observation site on Vorobyovy Gory)
- River cruise dinner
DAY 2. June, 21 (Thursday)
- Visit to the Experimentarium interactive museum of entertaining sciences.
- Walk around VDNKh + master class in the House of Crafts and the Dymov Ceramics Manufactory (making a Maslenitsa doll or traditional clay toy, honey and jam tasting)
Evening for parents:
- Visit to the observation deck on the Ostankino TV tower + a romantic dinner in the restaurant Seventh Heaven at an altitude of 337 meters above Moscow.
- Visit to the Times and Epochs festival. Dive into the era, dressing up in costumes.
- Watching chosen epoch battle reconstruction from the VIP-tribune.
- Participating in solving the game tasks of the tent camp.
- Culinary master class: traditional Russian dinner under the guidance of ancient Russian masters.
DAY 3. June, 22 (Friday)
- Visit to the Times and Epochs festival.Dive into the era, dressing up in costumes
- Watching chosen epoch battle reconstruction from the VIP-tribune
- Participating in solving the game tasks of the tent camp
- Culinary master class: traditional Russian dinner under the guidance of ancient Russian masters
DAY 4. June, 23 (Saturday)
- Visit to the Moscow Zoo.
- View of the Moscow Circus. Nikulin.
- Walking excursion along the streets of old Moscow.
Evening for parents:
- Visit to the famous Sandunovsky Baths.
DAY 5. June, 24 (Sunday)
- Spare time, shopping
DRAWING THE CURTAIN
You will learn crafts, cook kulesh at the stake, marinate meat, fry homemade sausage, prepare a weapon for attack, shackle the horseshoe, play games of the past, chat with reenactors to find out specifics of a certain epoch and much more. You will have a unique opportunity to reincarnate as a merchant, musician, artisan or a warrior of the Middle Ages and live the day of a resident of that time. Immersion in history, interesting knowledge and useful experience are guaranteed!
- Be individually escorted by reconstructions masters during the festival.
- Get access to the VIP-stands to watch the reconstructive battle.
- Make a traditional dinner under the guidance of ancient Russian masters
- Transform in the characters of another era by disguising yourself in costumes of those times