It’s time to say goodbye to winter and meet the long-awaited spring-to celebrate Pancake Week. Here, on Rostov land, you will get acquainted with the traditions of this unique and fervent Slavic holiday. On February 24, Selivanov hotel & restaurant invites you to Rostov Veliky – one of the oldest Russian cities, the pearl of the Golden Ring of Russia!
Come to the Central Cathedral square and experience the atmosphere of celebration with the characters of Russian fairy tales-Ivan Tsarevich and the frog Princess, Alyosha Popovich and his wife Nastenka, as well as the host of the holiday-razudaly Emelya and cheerful pike.
The program of the holiday is based on Russian folk tales, rich in national folklore. You will find theatrical performances, delicious treats-hot fish soup, which has long been the hallmark of the broad Maslenitsa in Rostov the Great, and of course one of the main symbols of the holiday – pancakes. You can also participate in a variety of games and fun, ride a snowmobile or horseback.
Let’s not forget about the straw doll Maslen – a participant in the main festive rite. Since ancient times, people believed that by burning the effigy of carnival, brought the spring. The symbol of winter is carried across the city, and then joyfully burned at the stake, and the ashes consecrate the earth.
For guests of the city who are interested in visiting the magical holiday of Pancake Week in Rostov the Great, the hotel-restaurant “Selivanov” offers cozy and comfortable rooms. We are located 5 minutes from the event venue-city Park (20B Sovetskaya square). And at the end of an eventful day, you can visit our restaurant, where you can spend time with your loved ones.