bigbord-beregfest-small-429 September 2013 the 50th anniversary of an annual cross-border festival “Bereg Fest” will be celebrated in Beregovo (Ukraine).

“Bereg Fest” is the oldest festival in Transcarpathia, the main idea is to revive and support local traditions of the region. Costume parades, traditional wine making performances, sport competitions, concerts with traditional music and dances, exhibitions and fairs, tasting of home-made wine and traditional dishes, master classes and many other exciting events make this festival a real holiday for local people and guests of the region. Continue reading

Promotion of folk-arts and handicrafts in Carpathian Euroregion HUSKROUA/1101/163

huskroua_logo_enThe project will be implemented in Transcarpathian region, Ukraine and in Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg County, Hungary from 1 August 2013 to 31 July 2014.

Applicant: Ukrainian-Hungarian Regional Development Centre

Partner: Szabolcs-Szatmar-Bereg County Village Tourist Association

Associated partners:

  • Szatmár Folk Dance and Folk Art Association
  • Zakarpattia branch of the Ukrainian National Union of Folk Arts and Crafts Continue reading

Cycle guidebook and map for bike lovers

image descriptionThe publication is made to order of the Ukrainian-Hungarian Regional Development Centre within the “Integrated network of bicycle touring routes along the Ukrainian-Hungarian border HUSKROUA/1001/012″ project, financed by European Union through ENPI CBC Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine 2007-2013 Program and co-financed by the European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument.

The guidebook consist of three parts: Continue reading

Cross-border bicycle tour

kerekparosOn 22 June 2013 Ukrainian-Hungarian Regional Development Centre is organizing a cross-border bicycle tour, in the frame of which a recently built bicycle lane from Asztely to Beregsurany and a bicycle parking station in Beregsurany will be officially opened.

The tour is organized as part of an “Integrated network of bicycle touring routes along the Ukrainian-Hungarian border” project (HUSKROUA/1001/012), which is co-financed by the ENPI CBC Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine 2007-2013 Program.

This 90 km long tour will pass through Beregovo – Tisabekeny – Vilok – Tiszabecs – Kölcse – Szatmarcseke – Tarpa – Beregsurany – Asztely and back to Beregovo. Continue reading