The Slavianski Bazaar is an annual festival held in Vitebsk, Belarus – held since 1992. As part of the festival, an International Pop Song Performers Contest and Children’s Contest takes place.
The International Pop Song Performers Contest has seen previous Eurovision Song Contest participants including Ruslana, Zeljko Joksimovic, Tose Proeski and Donny Montell. The Children’s Contest, which debuted in 2003, has seen previous Junior Eurovision Song Contest participant, Ksenia Sitnik, take part.
In Belarus, auditions have been planned ahead of the 2021 Contests. Auditions will kick off in Gomel on Thursday 12th November, before concluding on Friday 11th December in Brest. Auditions will also take place in Mogilev (Nov 18th), Minsk Region (Dec 2nd), Grodno (Dec 3rd), Vitebsk (Dec 4th) and City of Minsk (Dec 7th).
Author: Richard Taylor
Source: Eurovoix World