Deputy Mayor of Yerevan, coordinator of the "Erebuni-Yerevan 2799" working group, Aram Sukiasyan, presented a program of events dedicated to the day of the foundation of the Yerevan "Erebuni-Yerevan 2799" at a press conference in Yerevan Municipality. It was mentioned that this year the events will be held in four main components: see, hear, feel and love Yerevan.
This was informed by the Information and Public Relations Department of the Yerevan Municipality.
Talking about cultural programs, Deputy Mayor emphasized that this year the Erebuni-Yerevan 2799 program will feature the slogan "Yerevan, City of Love".
Referring to the main events to be held on October 14, Aram Sukiasyan noted that traditional, rocky, jazz, classical and national music concerts will be organized for residents and guests of the capital on different stages of Yerevan. This year, the Khachkar Park near the Republic Square subway station will be culturally active. An exhibition titled "Old and New Yerevanans" will be organized here. "I and Yerevan" children's celebration concert will be organized here. Erebuni street will turn into a unique festival platform for folk art. Photo pavilions will also be located in the area near Swan Lake. And in the park after Saryan artists will create "One Canvas Yerevan", which will be donated to Yerevan History Museum.
"A number of new projects will be held within the framework of" Erebuni-Yerevan 2799 "event. On October 14, International Aviation Festival will be launched from Republic Square, which will be held for the first time in Yerevan. For the first time a display of "Smart city" will also be organized. In the neighborhood of Tamanyan's statue, students from different educational institutions will present their interactive approaches and ideas. A number of interesting sports initiatives are also expected in the program of events dedicated to the City Day. Besides, there will also be many surprise flashmobs that will launch in different places and at different times, "Aram Sukiasyan noted, adding that the Erebuni-Yerevan 2799 events will be closed at the Freedom Square and the festive fireworks at Liberty Square.
Deputy mayor Aram Sukiasyan also informed that as last year, this year, the festival gala-concert of Republic Square was not included in the program yet.
Referring to the social component of the program "Erebuni-Yerevan 2799", Aram Sukiasyan emphasized that starting from October 2 the initiative of assistance to the families of different social and social groups of the capital will be launched. In the program are particularly well-known scholars, cultural figures, health care workers, honored educators, Syrian-Armenian families, elderly, multi-child and multifaceted families living in Yerevan as well as vulnerable families living in Artsakh, including war veterans, as well as veterans of the Great Patriotic War, at the same time having two servicemen, a group of young and social groups canals.
"Within the framework of this initiative of the Mayor of Yerevan, traditional households will be provided with different household appliances. Our compatriots have already managed to become a truly awaited program, "said Aram Sukiasyan.
It was also mentioned that on October 28 the regular visit of the parents of the servicemen serving in the border areas to their children will be organized within the frameworks of "Erebuni-Yerevan 2799" program.