Skiing, snow-boarding and tubing. The World Snow Day was actively marked in the Belarus' capital Minsk. The celebration at one of the mountain resorts in the vicinity of the city received about 5 thousand people. The holiday had two pats – entertainment and sports. Over 100 people joined the downhill skiing competition. This year, the World Snow day was celebrated in 50 countries already. The holiday itself was instituted in 2012. Belarus lined up with the celebrations since 2013.