Lighting the Christmas tree
On December 19, at 6 pm, the lighting of the New Year tree took place on the square in front of the regional akimat.
The event was attended by Akim of Kostanay region Mukhambetov AB, the public, media representatives.
Such events are now held in all regional centers of our region.
Today's event will mark the official start of the New Year events.
The upcoming holiday is especially loved by our children. On this wonderful holiday, children in every corner of the world are waiting for gifts and surprises, the accomplishment of a miracle. Therefore, the task of adults is to make the dreams of our children come true, ”the oblast akim noted in his congratulatory speech.
The townspeople gathered on the square were greeted by the same age pedagogical squad, soloists and creative teams. The program included New Year songs, mass games and dances with the participation of Santa Claus and Snow Maiden, life-size puppets.
The lighting of the tree was accompanied by a pyrotechnic show, round dances, games and competitions.
A feature of this year was the fact that along with the main tree all the New Year trees set in different parts of the city were lit.
In the regional center, in addition to the main tree, three more lit their illuminations: in the central square, the City Center and Zhastar Boulevard.