Yerevan Republic Square to be venue for New Year concert at night

The subway system of Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia, will operate longer than usual on Thursday night.

On the occasion of the New Year celebrations in the city, the subway will operate until 2am Friday.

Those who wish to welcome 2016 at Republic Square in Downtown Yerevan, can participate in the festive concert that will kick off there at 10pm, and during which there will be premieres of new thematic songs.

And all through the New Year holidays, Santa will meet with children in his “castle” built at the square.

The New Year celebrations in Yerevan will come to a close on January 13 at 8pm, with the My Old and New New Year program.