Gyumri Day is celebrated Sunday—and with the theme, “City of Masters.”
The Prime Minister of Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan—together with his wife and daughters, is also on hand at this celebration.
National Assembly (NA) President Ararat Mirzoyan, NA vice speaker Alen Simonyan, several other MPs as well as government members are in Gyumri, too.
In addition, guests have come from various countries.
Starting from 11:00am, numerous respective outdoor events are held in the second largest city of the country.
Completely repaired Shiraz Street was reopened, where masters from Gyumri are presenting their art and crafts at respective stands. Pashinyan and his accompanying persons toured these stands.
A concert will be held at the main square, from 5pm to 11pm.
Gyumri Day will conclude with a fireworks display at the square.