National Sorochinsky Fair traditionally takes place in the village Sorochintsy of Mirgorodskyi district, Poltava region, from 16 to 21 August, LLC Sorochintsy Fair press service reported.

Official opening of the fair is to be on August 17.

"This year Ukraine will commemorate 20 years of Independence and 15 years of the Constitution, and the CIS countries - 20 years of CIS. That is why, we wait for a inrush of guests, the fair programme is to be filled with performances of art groups of countries that are included in this inter-state organizations", the press service reported.