Ethnographic festival “Galician Gates” - ukraine-travel

Ethnographic festival “Galician Gates”

This is an art project in which masters of folk art and young amateurs will have the opportunity to present their unique works, to hold master classes on the painting of Easter eggs. In addition, guests will have the opportunity to go to the “Kryvyi Tanets” together with the participants of the event, to sing the fireworks, to admire the parade of embroidered towels and an exhibition of towels from the surrounding villages of the Halych district and guests, to visit the fair of arts and crafts, to taste delicious dishes cooked on an open fire, etc.
The ethnographic festival "Galician Gates"  is annually held at the Museum of Ethnography in the territory of the National Reserve "Ancient Galich". All four ethnic regions of the Carpathian region represent their traditions on it: Hutsul, Boykovschina, Lemkovschina and Pokutye.
The event is held with the aim of popularizing the tourist attractiveness of cultural and historical places, preserving, developing and popularizing the national culture, traditions, crafts and folklore and ethnographic creativity of the region.
The festival is held every year before Easter


The program includes
Easter traditions 
Galician dishes on an open fire
delicious honey drinks
master classes
festive fair.


  1. Ivano-Frankivs’k
  2. Галич