«The Christmas Fair was interesting, beautiful and demanded», said Aleksander Beglov, the Governor of Saint Petersburg. More than half a million people visited it from December 19 to January 10, they posted about a million photos on social networks.
The fair worked in compliance with strict sanitary requirements. 120 trade pavilions, including 35 outdoor cafes, were placed within the required distance. Another Christmas fair was also organized in the «Nikolskiye Ryady» public space.