From June 30th to July 2nd 2017, the Town Hall of Ghimbav organized the Aviation Festival, which is part of the biggest project for promoting the town heritage. The festival attracts many tourists thanks to the air shows and skydiving. The program included performances of folk ensembles and amazing recitals of singers.
Many tourists came from the country and from abroad to attend the air show, already a tradition, with aviation and skydiving manifestations. The air shows were completed by the pilots from ‘Mircea Zorileanu’ Air club in Ghimbav, experienced pilots with impressive backgrounds and multiple participations at national and international competitions. The skydivers executed impressive jumps, landed on a fixed point and have proven their skills and championship titles.
The organizers prepared a diversified program for three days, with events dedicated to young people, folklore and air traditions. From the folk program, we would like to mention prestigious singers, extraordinary recitals. ‘Doruletul’ folklore ensemble from Ghimbav, promoting young talents from the Secondary School of Ghimbav and other folk ensembles in the county. The traditional costumes, dances and songs in their repertory are gathered from the Romanian authentic folklore, and also from the repertoire of the Transylvanian Saxons born in these lands.
Fun and entertainment
The official opening took place accompanied by fanfare music, air shows and skydiving. The program went on with amazing recitals, such as those performed by:
Coco band, Cargo band, Nicole Cherry recital and other beloved singers.
Every night the program ended with outdoor clubbing and fireworks.