Minsk is hosting festive events dedicated to the city’s birthday. The program is intense featuring drifters’ and athletes’ performances, various festivals and concerts. The best representatives of various professions have been awarded. International competitions among fire fighters have kicked off. The Minsk streets have decorated with millions of flowers, dozens of thematic installations. Near the Town Hall a huge birthday cake with candles have been placed. At the weekend, a motorcycle rally, various sports competitions and a half marathon will take place.