All posts by Elena Sjo
Pavlovsk – Imperial Palace and Park near St. Petersburg
Pavlovsk, one of the beautiful suburbs of St. Petersburg, is located 30 kilometers from the city, close to the former summer residence of the Romanov Imperial dynasty. The journey from the city takes about 20 minutes by...
- Posted October 18, 2017
Interesting events of summer 2016 in St. Petersburg
May 26 – July 24, XXIV Music Festival “Stars of the White Nights” The festival is among the ten largest and popular musical events in the world. Three scenes of Mariinsky Theatre will host more than 160 concerts...
- Posted June 19, 2016
St. Petersburg Drawbridge Openings Schedule
Navigation season in Saint Petersburg starts in April and ends in November. During this period drawbridges (moveable bridges that let ships pass through) of St. Petersburg are opened for a few hours during the night. A walk...
- Posted March 28, 2016
This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 1 – 6 March 2016
Festivals and urban holidays V Festival of Italian Cinema “From Venice to St. Petersburg” Best Italian films from the 72th Venice Film Festival (2015) will be shown in “Rodina” cinema center. 4 – 8 March 2016 Festival...
- Posted March 1, 2016
This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 23 – 29 November 2015
Festivals and holidays Festival of Italian cinema RIFF Best films laureates of regional Italian cinema festivals will be shown in Rodina cinema hall in Saint Petersburg. Until 29 November 2015 International Festival of Brass Music Festival that...
- Posted November 23, 2015
This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 16 – 22 November 2015
Festivals and urban holidays Festival “Diaghilev. P.S.” International Festival of Arts that represents the most significant and innovative works of theatrical and musical art. Until 24 November 2015 Festival of Italian cinema RIFF Best films laureates of...
- Posted November 17, 2015
This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 9 – 15 November 2015
Festivals and urban holidays Festival “Silver Ring of Russia” Five concerts of chamber choirs of Russia will be held on the stage of “The State Chamber Music Theatre”. 9 – 15 November 2015 The Second International Festival...
- Posted November 10, 2015
This week’s featured events in St. Petersburg, 2 – 8 November 2015
Festivals and urban holidays The Second International Festival of Arts “The Living Gulf” The festival dedicated to the culture and nature of the Baltic region is designed as a large art exhibition. The festival features extensive cultural...
- Posted November 2, 2015
City events from 12 to 18 October 2015
Festivals and city holidays International Festival “Brass autumn” The concert are performed by soloists of wind instruments and orchestras of Russia and USA. The opening will take place on 12 October at the stage of Capella, 15...
- Posted October 13, 2015
City events from 28 September to 4 October 2015
Festivals and city holidays – CrossArt Festival dedicated to the synthesis of modern forms of art will be held in Erarta museum and will present audio-visual, interactive installations, art objects, concerts and theatrical performances from 30 September...
- Posted September 28, 2015