Circus festival on City Day

14 May 2018

The festival of circus called "On the Fontanka" (Fontanka river) will take place from 24 to 27 May. The event is timed to two dates which are the 315th anniversary of the founding of St. Petersburg and the jubilee 140th circus season.

To the first International Festival of Circus Art were invited artists from Russia, China, North Korea, Ukraine, Germany, Portugal, Belgium, Turkmenistan and other countries.

As it was said by event organizers, "Modernity and classics, high professionalism and skill of the participants will give St. Petersburg citizens and guests of our city an unforgettable meeting with the magic of circus art."

In addition, on May 27, a circus parade will be held on City Day. Participating teams headed by the elephants will march through the center of St. Petersburg.

View details on official site of the Bolshoi St Petersburg State Circus.