How people will celebrate March 8 in St. Petersburg

05 March 2021

On the eve of International Women's Day, a number of actions will be held in the Northern capital, according to the Committee on Youth Policy and Interaction with Public Organizations. All events are held under a single hashtag #ВамЛюбимые. ("ToTheLovedOnes")

On the eve of International Women's Day, a number of actions will be held in the Northern capital, according to the Committee on Youth Policy and Interaction with Public Organizations. All events are held under a single hashtag #ВамЛюбимые. ("ToTheLovedOnes")

On March 5, within the framework of the donor action "Beauty saves the world!" the Chairman of the Committee on Youth Policy Bogdan Zastavny will congratulate the Donor girls, doctors and volunteers on the upcoming holiday. On the eve of the International Women's Day, the "Donor Fund" will hold a traditional spring donor action "Beauty saves the world!". For convenience of everyone who wants to donate blood, they will be accepted at 7 transfusion points in 6 different districts of the city. Also, City Hospital No. 15 will open its doors to those who wish to enter their data into the register of potential hematopoietic stem cell donors. To participate, you must register:

From 5 to 8 March, the Center for Patriotic Education of Youth "Dzerzhinets" is launching an action #8Мчеллендж ("8Mchallenge").The essence of the challenge is to record and post on your page on social networks (VKontakte and Instagram) a bright and non-standard video congratulation addressed to women, with hashtags #8Мчеллендж  #ВамЛюбимые. Anyone can take part. As a result of the action, three authors of the most original and unusual videos will receive gifts.

On March 7 at 13.00 on the eve of the Women's Day, the Center for Culture and Sports of the Regional Public Organization "Nestor" (Ligovsky Prospect, 55/4, room 2-N) will host a solemn rewarding of volunteers - girls who have shown themselves in various areas of volunteering. First, the famous artist of Chinese painting Vitaly Bliznetsov will hold a master class for the kindest residents of our city. The "Man of the Planet", Russian Paralympic athlete and public figure Sergei Burlakov will also come to congratulate the volunteers. The best female volunteers will be awarded certificates of honor.

Within the framework of the all-Russian campaign #ВамЛюбимые on March 8, the volunteers of #МыВместе ("WeAreTogether") will congratulate girls and women on International Women's Day. On this day, traditionally, men congratulate their loved ones on the most spring and tender holiday.

In St. Petersburg, volunteers will congratulate women at the following points:

12:00 - 13:00 - Pulkovo Airport (Pulkovskoe shosse, 41, lit. ZI)

15:00 - 16:00 - Moskovsky railway station (Nevsky pr., 85)

17:00 - 18:00 - Gorkovskaya metro station (Aleksandrovsky Park, 6).

On March 8, the VEKTOR Career Guidance Center will hold an educational and entertaining quiz Woman's day. In their group on VKontakte (, Center employees will publish 10 posts about outstanding women and tell about interesting facts from the lives of the heroines. The task of the participants is to answer which fact is true.

On March 8, in the community of the group of the Center "KONTAKT" in the Nevsky District (, the Literary and Music Marathon "Girl - Spring" will be held for teenagers. Also during the pre-holiday week in the main groups of " KONTAKT" in social networks will be posted photos and video greetings of employees for women, as well as recommendations of favorite books and films about women. All announcements and details in the group -

Until March 8, the Youth House of St. Petersburg is holding an Internet flash mob "Cinema about strong women", timed to coincide with the 8 March holiday. Participants are invited to recall films about women with strong character, thanks to which they managed to achieve all their goals. The names of these films must be written in the comments under the post. At the end of the online flash mob, all participants will be awarded with branded prizes from the St. Petersburg Youth House. You can join the action in the group of the "Youth House of St. Petersburg" in the social network "VKontakte" -

Until March 8 in the youth space "PROSTO" (https://www.простоспб.рф/) a series of events in support of women in leadership positions is being held.

A series of interviews involves women in leadership positions:

- Alexandra Sinyak - head of the "Dobrodomik" project;

- Irina Smolina - journalist, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, public figure, organizer of the award "Woman of the Year";

- Diana Kropotina - director of the regional branch of the Charitable Foundation "Food Fund Russia" in the Northwestern Federal District and many other well-known representatives of brands and companies. Participants talk about careers, opportunities, fear of them, and gender balance in Russia. Within the framework of the project, "PROSTO" will also remove an advertisement, the purpose of which will be to call not to be afraid to follow dreams and talk about difficulties. The video will star ordinary girls who are just starting their career path, as well as heroines who already have some experience and can share it with the younger generation.