Celebrations of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Brno by the Red Army

24. 4. 2015
10:00 to 19:00
Společnost Renata, sekce vojenské historie – náměstí Svobody, Brno

A full-day program at Náměstí Svobody will feature an exhibition of photographs from the Protectorate and the fights for the city, a field kitchen will in place handing out "liberation goulash", a Red Army field post office with the possibility of writing a period postcard, or an exhibition of arms and equipment.
15.30 – a concert of period music: Melody Gentlemen Lednice  (a "civilian" production from the 1930s and 1940s) and the Vltava Cossacks ensemble (Russian war songs)
16.00 – ceremonial arrival of a convoy of historic vehicles and troops with 150 uniformed soldiers
and 25 Soviet and German army vehicles and weapons
from 16.00 – meeting and autographing of direct participants of fights conducted during the Brno Operation
17.30 - announcement of an art competition for primary school pupils on the theme of Liberation of the City of Brno in 1945

Free admission