Arch Dacha is an experimental festival that unites children, parents, and professionals in the process of design and construction of public space in 1:1 scale. The festival was founded in 2015 on the bank of the lake near Saint Petersburg, Russia, and has been visited by more than 1000 people. One project is created by averagely 30 children and 20 adults in 3-5 days.
The festival attracts families, architects, artists, thinkers and other creative professionals who are interested in innovative collaborations and working with children. Participants not only design and construct wooden structures but play, perform, interact, walk and enjoy a peaceful time in nature.