The traditional Christmas bazaar of the Ruse Municipality is located this year on ul. "Alexandrovska" in front of the Court House. 24 kiosks are available for citizens and guests of the city who wish to buy Christmas goods. The local government has also provided 4 kiosks to non-profits for charitable activities. Handmade items for charity can be purchased there. The decision for their placement is the City Council's, and their lease is free of charge. Two restaurants also offer delicious meat delicacies and drinks.
"Ice Park" awaits Ruse residents on the Largo in front of the State Opera - Ruse. In front of the Ice Rink, visitors can taste sweets, grill and mulled wine, as well as join in fun games for young and old.
The charity Christmas festival "Light in the Darkness" was opened in front of the monument of Stefan Karadja in Ruse. The event is organized with the help of Ruse Municipality by the associations "Co-Citizens", "New Ruse - Ruschuk. BG", "Gradored", "The Collective" Foundation and partner organizations.
In the specially designed and manufactured eco-material houses, vendors, producers and artists will offer their products made of epoxy resin, handmade dolls, illustrations, hand knitted items, Christmas felt toys, albums, Christmas-themed products, frames, polymer clay and silver jewelry, jewelry, mugs, t-shirts, etc.
The organizers have planned a rich and varied program, which will include many performers.
Ruse Municipality supported the idea of "Light in the Darkness" and the preparation of the event started in the spring with the selection of the location. Given the charitable nature of the festival, all activities contributed by the local administration are free of charge.
The festival will last until 31 December.
A Charity Christmas Bazaar was also opened in the lobby of the Dokhodno zdanie. The initiative involves 6 social services in Ruse - Home for adults with physical disabilities "Mercy", Non-profit Association "Equilibrium", Association "Child and Space", Association "Raliz - Balise", Association "Third Age" and Association "Center for Brief Therapy and Solutions". The products sold are the work of the users themselves during their occupational therapy activities. Those wishing can purchase Christmas decorations, cards, handmade soaps, toys, treats and more. The proceeds will be used for the needs of social services.
The Christmas bazaar will remain in the Dokhodno zdanie until Thursday.