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Shrovetide celebration at Žaliūkiai windmill

February 25, 2017, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.

In the programme: the fighting between Lašininis' (stout and fat character) and Kanapinis' (lean and sickly-looking character), the tasting of Žaliūkių homemade bread, delicious pancakes, substantial hotchpotch, hot beer, the election of the most cheerful pancake house, winter merry-making, bagels, sausages, cheese and works of folk-art, the burning of Morė in the bonfire, competitions, songs, dances, jokes together with the dressed up Shrovetide characters.

Shrovetide celebration is organized at Šiauliai Aušros Museum's Žaliūkiai Village Miller's Farmstead (Architektų St. 73, Šiauliai, Lithuania).

More information: www.ausrosmuziejus.lt, www.siauliukulturoscentras.lt, www.siauliai.lt

Free entrance.

Organizers: Šiauliai City Municipality, Šiauliai "Aušros" Museum,Šiauliai Cultural Center.

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