When: November 4, 2016 at 6:30 pm
Where: Consulate General of the Russian Federation in New York
9 E 91st St, New York, NY 10128
Day of People’s Unity is relatively new public holiday in the Russian Federation held on November 4. Schools, public buildings and most businesses are closed on this day.
Performers: ALEXANDER BERIDZE (PIANO) and Artur Kaganovsky (VIOLIN)
This day is an important feast for Orthodox Christians who glorify the Holy Icon of Our Lady of Kazan, one of the most important Russian Orthodox icons. The Unity Day is also celebrated in New York to consolidate Russian-speaking community.