The main highway of the Northern capital will become pedestrian on New Year's Eve.
It is reported that the passage for vehicles on Nevsky Prospekt will be closed on the night of December 31 to January 1. Pedestrians will be able to move freely along the main highway of the city from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
The St. Petersburg metro will run round the clock from December 31 to January 1.
Festivities will continue on Palace Square till 4 a.m., while a huge Christmas tree will delight the audience: the lights on the tree will be lit on December 21.