The Department of Natural Resources and Ecology has announced an open tender for the organization and holding of the International Garden and Flower Festival “Gorod-Sad”. The relevant documentation was published on the public procurement website on Friday, July 21. The starting (maximum) price of the contract is 24.5 million rubles.

The contractor will have to install themed art objects in the festival venue – the Voronezh Central Park. They include 65 two-meter-long wooden ants, a giant swing, a chapel and a straw ethno-village. In addition, the organizer will attract the festival participants, who will exhibit at least 55 expositions. The pond in the Central Park will be decorated with 25 bamboo Japanese umbrellas. There will be also 20 trees with a height of 2.5 m.

The contractor will also develop a cultural and entertainment program. The bids are accepted until August 10. The tender will be held on August 14.

The context

The International Landscape Exhibition Fair “Voronezh – Gorod-Sad” (in 2016 – “Voronezh-Sad”, in 2017 – Garden and Flower Festival “Gorod-Sad”) was first held in the city in 2010. In 2017, the event was attended by about 220 thousand people. More than 120 expositions were presented at its exhibition sites. The four-day forum program includes a landscape design exhibition, master classes for professional gardeners, children’s eco-games, concerts and meetings with Russian TV stars.