3rd May Constitutionanniversary<br />
A fewwordsaboutPolish Constitution<br />PolishConstitution was the first constitutionin Europe and thesecondintheworld. It...
Constitutionbenefits<br />1. Itrestricted the role of the Senate<br />2. It considered the peasants as part of the nation<...
Howdo we celebrate Constitutiondayin Poland?<br />Everyyeartheanniversary of May 3rd Constitution is celebrated in a solem...
St. John's Night <br />
St. John’sNight<br />Midsummer's Eve, also known as the Solstice is an extraordinary night, which is celebrated from 23 to...
The most popular customsare lighting bonfires and throwingwreathsontothewater surface.<br />St. John’sNight<br />
St. John’sNight<br /><ul><li>Throwingwreaths onto the water.is a kindfurtune-telling for single girls who want to findthei...
Independence Day – Polish National Holiday celebratedeveryyear on the 11 of November  -  to commemorate the anniversary of...
St. Andrew’sevening<br />
St. Andrew's Day (30 November) - in the evening girls play different games to fortune-tell on their love and future marria...
HEINEKEN OPEN’ER FESTIVAL<br />
OPEN’ER FESTIVAL<br />Music festival which has been held in Gdynia since 2003. Its first edition was organised in Warsaw i...
Lastyearabout 40 performersgavetheirshows on 7 festivalstages. 60,000 fansfrom 30 countriesenjoyedtheirmusic.<br />
This festival is an important event for our city and the city citizens. It makes Gdynia famous among music fans all over t...
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  1. 1. 3rd May Constitutionanniversary<br />
  2. 2. A fewwordsaboutPolish Constitution<br />PolishConstitution was the first constitutionin Europe and thesecondintheworld. It was passed on 3 May 1791 <br />
  3. 3. Constitutionbenefits<br />1. Itrestricted the role of the Senate<br />2. It considered the peasants as part of the nation<br />3. It guaranteed religious tolerance<br />4. Itreducedthe role of nobility as the highest sovereignty overcitizens of lower<br />social status.<br />5. It introduced heredity of the throne<br />6. It Introduced triple division of power<br />
  4. 4. Howdo we celebrate Constitutiondayin Poland?<br />Everyyeartheanniversary of May 3rd Constitution is celebrated in a solemnway. Itis a dayoff. White-and-red flags arehung on privatehouses and on thstreets. In almost every city specialassemblies and paradesareheld.<br />
  5. 5. St. John's Night <br />
  6. 6. St. John’sNight<br />Midsummer's Eve, also known as the Solstice is an extraordinary night, which is celebrated from 23 to 24 June. It is a festival of love and fertility<br />
  7. 7. The most popular customsare lighting bonfires and throwingwreathsontothewater surface.<br />St. John’sNight<br />
  8. 8. St. John’sNight<br /><ul><li>Throwingwreaths onto the water.is a kindfurtune-telling for single girls who want to findtheirlove.</li></li></ul><li>St. John’sNight<br />In the Midsummer Night peoplearelooking for thefern flower whichissupposed to bringgood luck. Itissaid, only a person with a pure heartisable to findit<br />
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  10. 10. Independence Day – Polish National Holiday celebratedeveryyear on the 11 of November - to commemorate the anniversary of regaining independence bythe Polish Nationin 1918, after 123 years of partitionsperformed by Austria, Prussia and Russia.<br />Theholiday was set up in the last years of theSecond Republic and restored in 1989. It is a day intheentire country.<br />
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  15. 15. St. Andrew’sevening<br />
  16. 16. St. Andrew's Day (30 November) - in the evening girls play different games to fortune-tell on their love and future marriage. The tradition of pouring liquid wax through a key hole onto the cold water and reading the shade of the congealed wax is known all over the country.<br />
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  18. 18. HEINEKEN OPEN’ER FESTIVAL<br />
  19. 19. OPEN’ER FESTIVAL<br />Music festival which has been held in Gdynia since 2003. Its first edition was organised in Warsaw in 2002 as Open Air Festival. <br />It is the biggest music event in this part of Europe. Every year more and more people come to Gdynia to take part in the festival concerts. Also, more and more famous musician perform there. This year the festival lasts from 30 June to 3 July. Prince – the famous performer of the USA – is going to give a show there.<br />
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  21. 21. Lastyearabout 40 performersgavetheirshows on 7 festivalstages. 60,000 fansfrom 30 countriesenjoyedtheirmusic.<br />
  22. 22. This festival is an important event for our city and the city citizens. It makes Gdynia famous among music fans all over the world.<br />

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