Harvest Festival (Video)

Harvest Festival (Video)


By support of the RA Ministry of Agriculture and Yerevan Municipality the Harvest festival of rural life and traditions was taken place at 11:00-17:00 on September 15, 2018, at the Kirov Children’s Park.

Armenian, Georgian and Iranian farmers presented their fresh and processed tasty fruits, vegetables and other products for sale and tasting. Competitions among farmers and their groups in 3 categories wase take place, as well as interesting events and games for children and teenagers. The Festival had been accompanied by live music, traditional songs and dances.

On this year the Armenian-Japanese Educational and Cultural Exchange Center “IROHA” NGO had also partisipated in this festival.

Harvest Festival-Iroha center


And center had a pavilion, where some interested clients were shown whow to make origami, some curious people were dreced one of the 3 Kimonos, which were oferd on there table and had taken photo on that form. They also had a beautiful dance performance.

As it turns out, there is also such a festival in Japan, of course, because of the large territory of the country, in different provinces on different days.

Author: H. Muradyan