During the festival presents the national Armenian dishes that were prepared during the celebration of New Year. The main role in the festival plays Tandoor - a clay oven, which is dug in the ground with the edges covered with clay, the bottom of which ignited the fire. As it cooked, and with his help heat their homes. Tandoor - a symbol of prosperity, as it prepared dishes and bake traditional bread - lavash.
July 12-19 - XII Film Festival "Golden Apricot" will be dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Centennial of the Armenian Genocide is not only a political subtext, but also cultural. Naturally, the film festival "Golden Apricot", which is one of the most important events in the cultural life of Armenia, if not the most important, could not make a contribution.
The festival takes place in the village Sarnahpyur, Shirak region. During the festival, guests will get acquainted with Armenian national clothing -taraz, as well as traditional music, dance and puppet shows.
In separate pavilions artisans and craftsmen who came from different regions of Armenia, predstavilyayut their handicrafts which can be bought on the spot. Throughout the day, guests can enjoy a variety of songs, dances and games. Their warm welcome in the spirit of Armenian hospitality and the opportunity to experience folk traditions.
The festival is held at the Erebuni Fortress in Yerevan. The festival aims to show visitors the history of bread and also its relationship with the rites of the Armenian people.
The festival is held at the memorial complex "Sardarapat" in Armavir region of Armenia. This dish is decorated with a table each Armenian family on weekdays and holidays. The participants can try dolma, cooked by each of the participants and to give their assessment. The festival aims to popularize Armenian dishes, variety show where guests cabbage and familiar with the recipes for their preparation. Also on this day is a holiday ritual food - participants can get acquainted with the national dishes of the Armenian people. The festival will be a competition for the title of the original version of the ancient dishes.
Also on this day is a holiday ritual food - participants can get acquainted with the national dishes of the Armenian people. The celebrations are accompanied by songs, dances and various competitions.