2018 year is going to be one of the memorable years in Armenia. One of the important events that is going to held is Erebuni-Yerevan 2800th anniversary (birthday celebration of old and new capitals).
The first official celebration of “Erebuni-Yerevan” was held in October 1968. Every year 26 stages placed in different parts of the city concerts of classical, rock, jazz music are held. Festive events are also arranged in North avenue where children’s, drama, circus, fashion, ceramics, carpet weaving, woodcraft and other exhibitions are held. The festive measurements are traditionally finished with the main celebration in Republic square followed by bright fireworks.
During this time there is also Areni Wine Festival which is one of the famous festivals in Armenia.