Public organization Tourist Association of Ivano-Frankivsk (TAIF), Executive Committee of Ivano-Frankivsk City Council and Ivano-Frankivsk Regional State Administration launched the preparation of the International Carpathian Culinary Heritage Festival that is scheduled for the town day on May 10-11, 2013.


The festival is planned as the unique event that by all chances will turn our city into a pearl of culinary tourism, due to creative ideas of all stakeholders, hard work of the local community and bright promotion.

The master classes by the famous chefs from the Carpathian regions of Hungary, Slovakia, Romania and Ukraine at the city’s popular restaurants, national cooking on the open air where everyone can enjoy traditional Hungarian, Slovak, Romanian cuisine and take part in the folklore and educational performances of the several European cultures crossroads, like gastronomic quest, singing lessons, dances, folk crafts’ workshops and others are planned as the main components of the festival.

Starting from January 3, 2013 the festival organization committee invites volunteers, participants of exhibitions and informational sponsors to take part in the festival (see details at and