Europe Day in Moldova 2013
European Village Chisinau, May 18, 2013
“European village”, a place, where everyone can experience the atmosphere of the European capitals, become familiar with the traditions and customs of the European countries, will be constructed on May 18, 2013 at the Opera and Ballet Theatre Square. The village has already become a traditional for the celebration of Europe Day in Moldova. It will be organized by the Delegation of the European Union in Moldova, with the assistance of the City Hall of Chisinau and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Moldova. The official opening of the "European Village" will be held at 2 P.M.
During the day, the representatives of European countries will acquaint visitors with the peculiarities of their cultural heritage. The guests of the event will gain a unique possibility to attend culinary tastings, as well as language schools, where everyone will be able to enrich their vocabulary with several foreign words. A separate tent will be dedicated to successful educational projects of the European Union, which open opportunities for studying abroad for Moldovan students. All information for students, and also for those interested in the rich culture of European countries will be concentrated in one place.
In the framework of the celebration of Europe Day in Moldova, it has already become a tradition to organize the public debate on political and economic issues concerning the cooperation between Moldova and the European Union. The ambassadors of European countries and representatives of the Republic of Moldova will participate in the event. Each of the two rounds of debate will be held in the form of discussion of 90 minutes duration.
Young visitors of the Festival will have fun, presenting their work in thematic drawings on the pavement, as well as take part in the body-art painting of the symbols of the European Union. The most active young participants will receive gifts from the EU Delegation in Moldova. To leave a memory of this day, a professional caricaturist will capture the most exciting moments of the celebration.
An evening concert featuring famous Moldovan and European artists will be an outstanding completion of the Europe Day in Chisinau will. The concert will start at 7 P.M.