Today, on December 20, 30 tons of snow will be brought to Kyiv from the Carpathians. It will be delivered to the People's Friendship Arch in order to organize a special snowpark, TSN reports.
It is reported that tons of snow are being carried on five trucks under a special tent - so that it does not melt earlier.
It will be delivered to the People's Friendship Arch, where there will be competition among professional skiers and snowboarders this weekend - Double Triple Snow Fest.
The organizers of the Double Triple Snow Fest stated on its Facebook page that snow for the big five-story-sized snow slide is being brought not only from the Carpathians.
"Our technical team is carrying snow from everywhere. Therefore, tons of snow are already being collected from the largest skating rinks in Kyiv, are being transferred in wagons from Dnipro and are being loaded in Bukovel," the organizers of the event said.
The festivities began at 5 p.m., as the carnival march took place, and the visitors met with "St. Nicholas the Wonderworker". The music concert included performances by NAONI orchestra and Druha Rika rock band.
The tree is over 20 meters high and consists of 400 live pines; 750 New Year tree decorations and four kilometers of fairy lights.