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Tři sestry (Three sisters) – the main star of OKD Mining celebrations in Karviná

Tři sestry (Three sisters) – the main star of OKD Mining celebrations in Karviná

KARVINÁ (18th August 2015) – A Czech music legend Tři sestry stages at the occasion of 30 years of its existence “A year of celebrations” and is on tour around the Czech Republic and Slovakia and will be the main star of OKD Mining celebrations. This year, they will take place on Saturday, 12th September in Božena Němcová park. Day of miners will be held on the same day, in Staříč.

„I firmly believe that the main star that will come to Karviná this year is close to majority of our employees as well as inhabitants of the mining region because of its original music and lyrics. Originally a punk band has gradually stood astride into other genres which make its position irreplaceable on the Czech music scene. Let´s hope that weather will be kind and in Karviná and Staříč we will welcome thousands of music and fun fans and for those who find mining traditions important in this region. Everyone should be able to find something interesting from the wide programme offer,” says Lenka Flámová from OKD on behalf of organizers.

Apart from Tři sestry, a popular band Ahard will perform in Karviná in the mining region – either on their own or with a singer Tanja. Nebe, a band from Havířov nominated in several shows in the category “Revelation of the year” will perform or the “Revelation of the year” in a public survey Český Slavík 2014”, a singer Elis. Vaťák – a revival band of Kabát will introduce itself.

Day of miners will be held on the same day like the event in Karviná at the grounds of the football field in Staříč and will have primarily a rock bands.

Both events will traditionally offer an ample program for children. In Karviná, part of the programme gets back to a renovated amphitheatre where OKD Foundation stage will be hosting majorettes, a circus; folk assemble, dancing formation or Permoník, popular in the region.

Reverent ceremonies at both events will commemorate the memory those who deceased when working underground.

More information can be found at www.hornicke-slavnosti.cz

Programme of OKD Mining celebrations in Božena Němcová park in Karviná

11:00 – reverent ceremony, laying wreaths at the University Square in Karviná
11:30 – parade of uniformed miners and mining band to church of St. Mark
12:00 – Holy mass for deceased miners in St. Mark church

OKD stage –Božena Němcová Park (Karviná-Fryštát)
14:00 – Elis
15:15 – Nebe
16:40 – Ahard, Tanja &Ahard
19:00 – Vaťák
20:30 – Tři sestry

OKD Foundation stage – amphitheatre

13:00 – 13:10 – Majorettes Michelle
13:15 – 13:35 – Permoník
13:40 – 14:10 – Ostravička
14:10 – 14:20 – Akcent
14:20 – 14:55 – Colourful autumn
15:00 – 15:15 – Civic Association Bílá holubice (White dove)
15:15 – 15:50 – Colourful autumn
15:55 – 16:40 – Smurfs and bubbles
16:40 – 16:50 – Permoník – Červená Karkulka
15:55 – 17:05 – Workout Karviná
17:05 – 17:20 – Kung Fu
17:25 – 17:55 – Juventus
18:00 – 18:30 – Akrobatiko - circus


Day of miners in Staříč - programme

14:30 - Argema
15:45 - Roman Vojtek
16:50 - Traktor
18:15 - Scorpions revival
19:45 - Kabát revival
21:00 - AC/DC revival

Marek Síbrt
spokesman
Mobile: 725 500 509
E-mail: marek.sibrt@okd.cz

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