Sep 23

Tour de LatEst from Ape to Vastse-Roosa

Ape, Latvia
23 Sep - 23 Sep
11:00 - 18:00
Estonian
Latvian

Estonians and Latvians and foreign guests will combine joint work and sports activities during the celebration of the EC Day 2017.

Tour de LatEst
The central activity of the EC Day for the 3rd time already is the cross-border kick-bike ride. It will include stops, where questions about the cycling route Tour de LatEst will have to be answered. The ride will start in small town Ape on the Latvian side and will end in the Estonian village Vastse-Roosa, making a total of 6.5 km. Around 120 participants, about half of them Estonian and Latvian pupils, are usually joining the ride.

Revival of the Ape Manor Park
In cooperation with the local Ape municipality the Ape Manor Park has been chosen for joint revival works. We expect around 200 Estonians and Latvians to pull together their strength and help Ape municipality to improve access to the park and renew its historical look.

Celebrations
The day ends with several entertaining activities. This year these will be  – green workshops, excursions to the forest brother’s bunkers and the concert!

KEY FEATURES:

– REVIVAL of the Ape Manor Park in Ape, Latvia;
– LUPATIŅI or SHAMMIES workshops for kids in Ape Manor Park, Ape, Latvia;
– TOUR DE LATEST on kick-bikes on the Ape – Mõniste cross-border road;
– GREEN workshops in Metsavenna talu, Vastse-Roosa, Estonia;
– CONCERT of Würffel, in Metsavenna talu, Vastse-Roosa, Estonia.

Towards greener public events

Green, greener, the greenest! Yes, probably, our event will be the greenest ECDay event in 2017. Several green event initiatives or elements will be a part of our event.

Follow Estonia-Latvia programme and also you will learn how to become ‘greener’ at your events!

Follow our event page – EC DAY 2017 Ape – Vastse-Roosa