More than thousand people visited the festival uCRAZYans which took part in Zhytomyr on the 6th of October 2018. Throughout the day dozens of civic organizations, charity funds and civic initiatives were speaking about their activity and new possibilities for development.
uCRAZYans is called to unite indifferent citizens of Zhytomyr, whose projects and ideas are aimed at improving the life of community. Yoga, zumba and crazy-fitness helped participants and guests of the festival to refill their energy balance and get charged with the positive emotions.
In the location of the civic organizations there were zones with various activities prepared for the visitors. These were workshops on eco bags painting, archery, manual and psychosomatic therapy, journalism, acting, video recording, pet show, cinematic quizz, interactive games “We are for the culture of speech”, “Check your IQ”, “Interactive wonderings”, “Pink glasses”, “Magic umbrella”, dancing battles and also the creation of the seed bomb and its planting into “uCRAZY-construction”.
The Festival uCRAZYans hosted the first open competition “Zhytomyr Autumn Nordic Walking 2018”, more than 100 people from Ukraine, Poland and the Czech Republic participated in this event. It even got to the “Guinness Book of Ukraine”, as the first competition in nordic walking in the regional centre where children also took part.
Apart from that, a number of lectures were held during the festival. The speakers touched upon various topics concerning volunteering, law awareness, personal efficiency and motivation, the development of critical thinking in the epoch of fakes.
The unique atmosphere was created by the performance of the dancing studio “Avante” and the music band “Zerno”.
The festival was held within the Program of fostering the civic activity “Join up!” which is funded by USAID and is carried out in Ukraine by Pact.