The County Centre for the Conservation and Promotion of Traditional Culture Brasov, along with The Communitarian House Codlea and the Local Council, with the support of Brasov County Council, organized in Avril the Spring Festival in Codlea.
Easter, Flowers and Artisans
The Festival is a cultural-artistic manifestation with a major impact upon the community and a coagulation factor for popular artisans and handicraftsmen, but also for the flowers producers and traders. The event is meant to stimulate and to promote the young talents of Codlea and surroundings. The manifestation occasioned an interactive show of the youths and an exhibition of items specific to the Easter Feast.
Three Days of Spring
As Petrica Buhnici, director of the Communitarian House Codlea, stated, ?it has been the first edition of the three days lasting Spring Festival. The first day was dedicated to celebrate the First Snowdrop, the second one to the pupils while the third one consisted in a folkloric show called Round in the village?.
An Event full of Colour and Perfume
300 of the most talented children wearing national clothes played traditional instruments and interpreted popular canto. The participants also admired the painted eggs exhibition and drawings inspired by Easter Feast. Flowers producers and traders gave colour and perfume to the event.
Promenade and Historical Centre
According to the mayor Alexandru Popa, ?the first edition of the Spring Festival was a real success and I hope the event, gathering flowers, popular artisans and great talents will become tradition. The Promenade Area and the Historical Centre are excellent for such events. People of Codeal are proud to have a citadel that connects history and present?.