The dance ensemble «Solnechnaya Raduga» took part in IX International folklores festival «Gorcy», which was held in Makhachkala. The event jointed together casts from 15 regions of the Russian Federation and 10 casts from near and far-abroad countries.
It was the 3d time the dance ensemble visited the Republic of Daghestan. During the festival the ensemble took part in concert program as well as in the following events of the festival "Poetry of traditional garments" and "The Caspian sea- the coasts of friendship" and "Caucasus is one whole family".
The festival was organized by the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Daghestan, State Russian Art Center n.a.Polenov, The Republic Art Center, The Committee of Intangible Cultural Heritage, International organization for folk art, International Council of folklore festivals organizers.