The 5’th LERMONTOV-FEST for the heroes of our time
Date and venue: July 19-30, «Lermontovskaya» library network.
The 5’th LERMONTOV_FEST sponsored by the «St. Petersburg» channel and the «Cinemafia» cinema club will take place in July. The program of the festival will include presentation of films, video-versions of teleoperas and teleplays, as well as exhibitions about the writers from the East, Europe and Russia, whose art and destiny resemble that of Mikhail Lermontov in one way or another. Some of them had great influence on the Russian poet. Famous works by those authors will be also presented in two new programs «Mikhail Lermontov in the countries of the Soviet Central Asia» and «Mikhail Lermontov and Romance world».
«All Together Opera» 9'th St. Petersburg International Festival
Date and venue: July 23 - August 7, Yelagin Park.
«All Together Opera» open air is the major outdoor festival, that will introduce you to the masterpieces of opera art. The festival takes place on the central squares of St. Petersburg and Tsarskoye Selo. It unites the best orchestras, choirs and the leading vocalists of music theatres of St. Petersburg, Moscow and Europe.
Watch the festival on-line on the «culture.ru» web-portal, on the offficial web-site of the St. Petersburg Music Hall, on the spbdnevnik.ru web-site and on the official public page of the festival on vkontakte.ru.
Day of the Russian Navy 2021
Date and venue: July 25, water area of the Neva river.
Day of the Russian Navy is the professional day of all Russian navy men, introduced 80 years ago by decree of Soviet naval officer Nikolai Kuznetsov.
On this day a parade of russian combat ships and submarines of the Northern, Baltic, Black Sea, Pacific and Caspian Sea Fleets will take place in the Neva River. Military aircrafts and military men will also take part in the parade. After the official part of the event the ships will moor in the water area of the Neva river and you will have a chance to watch them closer from the motor ship. At the Palace Square a military orchestra will perform. The celebration will end in a colourful firework.
«FONTANKA-SUP» VI International Sup-Serfing Festival
Date and venue: July 31, Fontanka river and the Griboyedov Canal.
The International «FONTANKA-SUP» festival is held annually since 2016. During these 5 years the festival has become the largest sup-serfing festival in the Eastern Europe and the only event of this kind in Russia. The project holds an important place among the meaningful events in the touristic, cultural and sports life of our city. Tens of thousands of viewers and fans have already witnessed the one-of-the-kind event for the sup-surfing enthusiasts in Russia, mentioned by the leading world press.
Date and venue: august 13-15, central bridges of our city and Sevcabel Port.
«Lenmosty» festival is an open-air at the central bridges of our city and Sevcabel Port. Pedestrian bridges turn into musical and on their stages many famous artist perform. Embankments turn into audience halls. Musicians perform symphonic music, jazz and other music styles. You may listen both from shore and water.
At daytime the lecture halls of the festival will be roaming with activities: lectures of music and art historians, various workshops, open discussions, meet-the-artist sessions and film exhibitions.
VK Fest 2021
Date and venue: August 28-29, Park of the 300’th anniversary of St. Petersburg.
VK Fest is the festival of modern music bands and singers. Apart from the concert, the festival will include interactive sites, topic-specific zones, virtual reality zone and a car and bike test-drive zone. During the festival guests will have a chance to meet famous bloggers, speakers, stand-up comedians and youtubers, visit lectures of movie stars, business tycoons, famous journalists and fashion designers, play table games, visit workshops, watch theatrical performances, take part in quests and various contests and even try to finde your perfext match on a speed date. There’s also a special program for children – games, photosets with cartoon characters, workshops and a fun-fair.