Uzhhorod Day celebrations are held on the last Saturday of September. The city itself was founded more than a thousand years ago – in the year 893, and is named after the river Uzh. Since Uzhhorod is inhabited by different peoples and celebrating its Day is enjoyed by all, you have a great opportunity to learn the culture, lifestyle and cuisine, not only of Ukrainians, but also Hungarians, Slovaks, Russians, Germans, Romas, Jews and others. Here you will find amazing authentic art works from folk artisans.