Culture News, 23/07/2017

Healthy Street Food Festival in Kharkiv

The 8th LUKfest, a festival of good food, communication and unity of people took place in the courtyard of 16 Maksymilianivska St.

This event was bringing together enthusiasts with professional restaurateurs. Two dozen participants offered the guests bao burgers, jerk meat, steamed dumplings, draught beer, ice-cream and other delicious food.

There was also a demonstration of coffee roasting and brewing beer at the festival. Lovers of healthy food could also find something for their taste.

Besides food and drinks, Kharkivites could do sports activity, such as table football, ping-pong and chess.

Guests could enjoy the music of Danzzzilla, smiling cobra, HVS, Vee Tal Song, Martin Block.

“We want to see in Kharkiv a culture of street food, to make people not afraid of buying food on the street. That must be not only belyashes (peremeches) or chebureki near the metro entrance, but full, tasty, healthy foods. Food unites people, and good food makes this unity more enjoyable,” said the organizers.

Text: Iryna Klymenko

Photo: LUKfest