The Diamonds of Yakutia International Competition of Snow and Ice Sculptures is held in the frames of the Winter Starts in Yakutia Festival. Each year the theme of the competition is different. This year, the masters will present their work on the theme "The Legend of Winter".
Yakut ice and snow attract to the capital of the republic the best masters of their work from all over the world. Last year 31 teams presented their work. Among them were representatives of Yakutia, China, Mongolia, Holland, France, Estonia, Belarus, Bashkortostan, the Republic of Tyva, Chuvashia, St. Petersburg and the Moscow region.