On June 10, during the festive event in Olonets, the winners of the competitive selection for hosting the Republic Day in the next three years were announced.
According to Artur Parfenchikov, the Acting Head of Karelia, by the decision of the committee, next year the city of Belomorsk, the pearl of Northern Karelia, will pick
up the torch of celebration, in 2019 Medvezhiegorsk will host the event, and in the year of its 100th anniversary the holiday will be held in Petrozavodsk.
The tender commission has appointed three municipal regions at once so that they have enough time to properly prepare for celebrations on the eve of the 100th anniversary
of the Republic.