“Today Salekhard – the only town on the Polar Circle – is 422 years old. We see how it develops. I am sure that we have everything to make Salekhard the most beautiful town on the Earth. I wish everyone for strong health and happiness. Congratulations, Salekhard”, as Dmitry Kobylkin said on the opening ceremony. Deputies, high officials of the town administration and the Legislative Assembly also congratulated inhabitants with the Town Day.
The official part of the program was completed with the ceremony of giving honorary diplomas and awards to some town-dwellers.
The program was continued with performances of the best creative collectives and ensembles of the town and also invited singers. The fireworks lit up the sky in the end of the holiday.