first Sunday of March
The carnival's celebrating in Salekhard traditionally held in accordance with the orthodox calendar. Despite the fact that the carnival - is originally a pagan holiday, dedicated to the day of the vernal equinox, in Orthodoxy, it has a special meaning: after the carnival Lent begins .
late March-early April
The herder's day is celebrating usually in late March - early April every year. It is very bright massive event which attracts natives tundra (Khanty, the Nenets, Zyrians).
the end of March or early April,
The snowmobile races "Yamalkan" is the grate competitions and spectacular show. According to the official website http://yamalkan.ru/ promises to become an annual marathon and the largest in Russia. Everyone from any country can take part in competitions having a chance to win a grate prize!
This day in Salekhard, as in any other city in Russia, held a procession to the memorial and eternal flame for laying flowers and fireworks.
second half of May
Somebody say the local ice flow is the 8 wonder of the world . As a joke, of course, but it's really unusual sight and significant event , which every citizen waiting for. Typically, the ice begins to shoot , boulders and float away down the stream in the second half of may. Reports that " just about started " passed from mouth to mouth.
Huge masses of ice under pressure flow from the south begins with a loud crash and crack turn into lumps taller than a man . The curious gather in large numbers, families , shot on cameras, celebrate this event . In fact, after that the winter go away and the spring arrives .