English Русский français 日本の español 中国

2014 St.Petersburg Cultural, Sport, Business Events

Festivals and Contests

1 JAN 2015 - 30 SEP 2015
9th Andrei Petrov Russia-Wide Open Competition for Composers in the nomination "Pop song or pop romance"
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic, Tavrichesky Palace

1 JAN 2015 - 31 DEC 2015
International Festival of Classical Music Nordic countries "NORDIC MUSIC"
Location: City Copncert Halls

1 FEB 2015 - 30 JUN 2015
14th International Ronk Festival "OPEN THE WINDOWS!"
Organizers: Organizing Committee (764-40-63)

1 FEB 2015 - 5 JUN 2015
City Festival "PETERSBURG DISCREPANCIES"
Location: libraries, cultural and recreational center, open areas of the city

1 MARCH 2015 - 31 MAY 2015
15th Festival "JAPANESE SPRING IN ST. PETERSBURG"
Location: City Museum and Library 15 MARCH 2015 - 15 DEC 2015
13th Festival "HONORARY CITIZENS OF ST. PETERSBURG"
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic, St.Petersburg Academic State Cappella

1 MAY 2015 - 30 APR 2016
3rd International Composers Competition "ST. ROMANOS MELODOS"
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic

16 MAY 2015
3rd Festival of Tulips "ON ELAGIN ISLAND"
Location: Kirov Central Park of Culture and Rest

23 MAY 2015
Socio-Cultural Festival "CONTACT!"
Location: Kirov Central Park of Culture and Rest

26 MAY 2015 - 29 MAY 2015
57th St. Petersburg International Film Festival "WHITE NIGHTS-2015"
Location: House of Folk Art and Leisure)

29 MAY 2015 - 31 MAY 2015
5th International Festival of Street Theaters "ELAGIN PARK"
Location: Kirov Central Park of Culture and Rest

22 AUG 2015 - 29 AUG 2015
10th Elena Obraztsova International Contest of Young Opera Singers
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic (Grand Hall)

26.05.2015 - 6.06.2015
20th International Festival "MUSICAL OLYMPUS"
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic, Academic State Cappella, Hermitage Theater, Mariinsky Theater Concert Hall

1.06.2015 - 30.06.2015
Festival "ASSOCIATION IN TSARSKOYE SELO"


Location: Tsarskoe Selo Museum-Reserve 5.06.2015 - 14.06.2015
8th International Contest-Festival "IMPERIAL GARDENS OF RUSSIA"
Location: Russian Museum, Mikhailovsky Garden

6.06.2015
Poet Alexander Pushkin Day
Location: The National Pushkin Museum

7.06.2015
The Ceremony of Awarding the Russian National Literary Prize "NATIONAL BESTSELLER"
Location: Hotel "Astoria" Winter Garden

11.06.2015 - 14.06.2015
37th International Festival-Contest "World OF THEATER AND CINEMA ON THE STAGE OF ST. PETERSBURG"
Organizers: Centre for Culture and Art "Admiralteisky"

15.06.2015 - 1.07.2015
22nd International Jazz Festival "WHITE NIGHTS' SWING"
Location: Jazz-Philharmonic Hall

20.06.2015 - 21.06.2015
"SCARLET SAILS" School Leaver's Festival
Location: Palace Square, Neva River

20.06.2015 - 5.07.2015
13th International Festival and Competition of Chamber and Vocal Music "THREE CENTURIES OF CLASSICAL ROMANCE"
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic (Glinka Small Hall), Academic Cappella, Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory (Glazunov Concert Hall), Peterhof Museum-Reserve

22.06.2015 - 30.06.2015
12th International Puppet Theatre Festival "KUKART"
Location: city theaters

23.06.2015 - 3.07.2015
15th International Tchaikovsky Competitio (in Saint Petersburg)
Location: Mariinsky Theater
Organizers: The Government of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, Russian

24.06.2015 - 6.07.2015
10th International Festival "MUSICAL COLLECTION"
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic

29.06.2015
Contemporary Art Festival "CELEBRATION AT HOME"
Location: "Pushkinskaya-10" Art Center

4.07.2015 - 11.07.2015
17th International Contemporary Dance Festival "OPEN LOOK-2015"
Location: Alexandrinsky Theater New Stage

4.07.2015 - 5.07.2015
11th International Folk Blues Festival "NEVA DELTA"
Location: Yusupov Garden

4.07.2015 - 5.07.2015
"NIGHT OF MUSIC IN GATCHINA"
Location: Gatchina Museum-Reserve

11.07.2015 - 12.07.2015
11th Festival of Smith Art "GOLDEN GIRDERS - 2015"
Location: Kronshtad Town (open area near the Sea Cathedral)

11.07.2015
4th International Jazz Festival "USADBA. JAZZ"
Location: Kirov Central Park of Culture and Rest

12.07.2015 - 23.07.2015
4th St. Petersburg International Festival "OPERA FOR ALL"
Location: open areas of the city

17.07.2015 - 31.08.2015
14th International Sand Sculpture Festival
Location: Beach of Peter and Paul Fortress

18.07.2015 - 19.07.2015
15th International Festival of Flower and Landscape Art "IMPERIAL BOUQUET"
Location: Pavlovsk Museum-Reserve

30.07.2015 - 31.07.2015
International Art Forum "GRAFFFEST - 2015"
Location: Palace Bridge, City Streets and Squares, Center of Nulture "Red Flag"

31.07.2015 - 5.08.2015
13th International Festival of Choral Art "SINGING WORLD"
Location: State Academic Cappella, Noncert ?alls and Nhurches of the Nity

1.08.2015 - 2.08.2015
"NIGHT OF LIGHT IN GATCHINA"
Location: Gatchina Museum-Reserve

1.08.2015 - 15.08.2015
11th International Festival for Short Films and Animation "OPEN CINEMA - 2015"
Location: "Rodina" Cinema Center, "House of Cinema" Cinema Center, "Angleterre" Cinema Center, Beach of the Peter and Paul Fortress, Educational Center "House Benoit"

15.08.2015 - 30.08.2015
2nd St. Petersburg International Marine Festival
Location: streets, open spaces and embankments of the city

22.08.2015 - 29.08.2015
10th Elena Obraztsova International Contest of Young Opera Singers
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic (Grand Hall)

Art Exhibitions/ 2015

31.05.2014 - 31.12.2015
"THE PERM ICONOSTASIS OF NICHOLAS ROERICH"
Location: The Roerich Family Museum and Institute

18.06.2014 - 10.01.2016 "HAND FAN RETURN." Collection of fans and accessories of 18th - beginning of 20th century. Russian and European works
Location: The State Museum "Tsarskoe Selo"

29.07.2014 - 31.12.2015
"PETROVSKAYA AKVATORIA." Historical theatrical scale model
Location: Exhibition Hall of Shopping mall "ADMIRAL"

16.10.2014 - 16.11.2015
"PETERSBURG SOCIETY OF ROMANOVS' EPOCH". Paintings, drawing, sculpture, decorative arts of the first half of 19th century
Location: The State Russian Museum, The St. Michael's Castle

23.10.2014 - 15.01.2016 THREAD OF PRAYER THROUGH THE CENTURIES." Russian church sewing of 17th - 21st centuries: vestments of the priesthood, church utensils, icons, gospel covers
Location: The State Museum of the History of Religion

30.10.2014 - 13.09.2015
"THE BALL RUMBLES, THE BALL SHINES...". Exhibition dedicated to St. Petersburg balls. Ballroom attires and accessories, hand fans, posters, invitations, menus of ballroom lunches and dinners
Location: The State Museum of the History of St. Petersburg, The Peter and Paul Fortress, Engineer House

3.12.2014 - 2.08.2015
"GIFTS OF THE EAST AND THE WEST TO THE IMPERIAL COURT IN 300 YEARS"
Location: The State Hermitage Museum. General Staff Building

1.01.2015 - 31.12.2015
"MUSEUM OF COSTUME"
Location: Pavlovsk Museum-Reserve

26.01.2015 - 31.07.2015
"COMMUNICATIONS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR"
Location: The Popov Central Museum of Communications

1.03.2015 - 31.12.2015
"RE-EXPOSITION OF "THE MUSEUM OF STONES." Objects of decorative arts from semi-precious stones, the icons in the art of mosaic bulk of raw minerals and gems, rock samples
Location: Monument Museum "Our Savior on the Blood", Sacristy building

18.03.2015 - 11.10.2015
"THE SPELLS OF MUSIC. "MLADA" BY RIMSKY-KORSAKOV". Exhibition dedicated to the composer's fascination by Slavic calendar rites
Location: Museum of Theatre and Music Art, Memorial Apartment Museum Of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

27.03.2015 - 30.10.2015
"175 YEARS SINCE THE BIRTH OF PYOTR TCHAIKOVSKY". Sketches of theatrical scenery and costumes, books, postcards
Location: The State Peterhof Museum Reserve, Benois Family Museum

1.04.2015 - 31.08.2015
"THE MEMORY OF HEART"
Location: "Raznochinny Petersburg" Memorial Museum

1.04.2015 - 31.08.2015
"A FEW WORDS IN A POSTCARD". Mini-exhibition
Location: "Raznochinny Petersburg" Memorial Museum

24.04.2015 - 21.09.2015
"PETERHOF IN DIARIES OF ALEKSANDER BENOIS". Exhibition dedicated to the 145th anniversary of Alexander Benois. Watercolors, drawings, books, archival documents, rare photographs, postcards
Location: The State Peterhof Museum Reserve, Benois Family Museum

1.05.2015 - 30.09.2015
"TO THE 70th ANNIVERSARY OF THE GREAT VICTORY"
Location: Pavlovsk Museum-Reserve

1.05.2015 - 31.10.2015
"ALEXANDER THE BLESSED, THE LIBERATOR OF EUROPE"
Location: Pavlovsk Museum-Reserve, The Rose Pavilion

1.05.2015 - 30.04.2016 Exhibition dedicated to the 300th anniversary of the Grand Palace. Photos of 19th- 21st centuries.
Location: The State Peterhof Museum Reserve, The Upper Garden

1.05.2015 - 31.10.2015
Exhibition dedicated to the restoration of Oranienbaum historical objects. Sculpture, porcelain, ceramics, photographs taken during the restoration, archival documents
Location: Oranienbaum, "Chinese kitchen" Pavilion

7.05.2015 - 14.09.2015
"PETERHOF. A SYMBOL OF MILITARY GLORY CARRIED THROUGH THE CENTURIES". Exhibition dedicated to the defenders and liberators of Peterhof, museum curators and restorers. Documentary photographs, postcards, paintings
Location: The State Peterhof Museum Reserve, Benois Family Museum

27.05.2015 - 4.10.2015
"PETERSBURG MONTMARTRE". Exhibition dedicated to Fyodor Chaliapin and his neighbors: actors, artists, musicians, poets. Rare photographs, personal belongings, paintings, sketches of scenery, posters, invitations from museums and private collections
Location: Museum of Theatre and Music Art, Fyodor Chaliapin Memorial Apartment Museum

1.06.2015 - 31.05.2016 "PETERHOF. THE 20th CENTURY. FACES. EPOCHS". Photo exhibition
Location: The State Peterhof Museum Reserve, The Upper Garden

1.06.2015 - 31.10.2015
"THE EASTERN ALBUM". Personal exhibition of Alyona Vasilieva. Paintings, Watercolors
Location: The State Peterhof Museum Reserve, Benois Family Museum

1.06.2015 - 30.07.2015
"THE ACHEIROPOITOS IMAGES..." Exhibition of iconography by Manolis Betinakis (Greece)
Location: The State Museum St Isaac's Cathedral

1.06.2015 - 31.08.2015
"TO THE 90th ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST ALL-SOVIET UNION RADIO EXHIBITION (MOSCOW, POLYTECHNICAL MUSEUM, JUNE 6, 1925)." The book exhibition
Location: The Popov Central Museum of Communications, Scientific and Technical Library

18.06.2015 - 17.07.2015
"THE PETERHOF CHURCH WILL BE MY "SWAN SONG" IN ARCHITECTURE..." Exhibition dedicated to the 165th anniversary of the architect Nikolai Sultanov. Sketches of Peter and Paul Cathedral in Novy Peterhof, memorable items, books, photos.
Location: The State Peterhof Museum Reserve, Benois Family Museum

1.07.2015 - 31.08.2015
"RUSSIA AND DENMARK 1700-1900". Joint Russian-Danish project on the history of relations between the two countries
Location: Tsarskoe Selo Museum-Reserve

1.07.2015 - 31.08.2015
"MINIATURE FROM THE COLLECTION OF PAVLOVSK MUSEUM-RESERVE"
Location: Pavlovsk Museum-Reserve

1.07.2015 - 30.07.2015
"GIFTS AND INCOMINGS OF THE RUSSIAN MUSEUM. 1998-2014"
Location: The State Russian Museum, Benois Wing

22.07.2015 - 2.09.2015
"ALEXANDER VERTINSKY. THE LEGEND OF THE CENTURY"
Location: Sheremetev Palace

1.08.2015 - 30.09.2015
"PAVEL FEDOTOV". Exhibition dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the artist
Location: The State Russian Museum, The St. Michael's Castle

1.09.2015 - 30.11.2015
"ANCIENT-MODERN-IMMORTAL(SCULPTURE IN STONE)"
Location: The State Russian Museum, The St. Michael's Castle

1.09.2015 - 30.11.2015
"ENGLISH ENGRAVINGS FROM THE COLLECTION OF PAVLOVSK MUSEUM-RESERVE AND THE HERMITAGE MUSEUM"
Location: Pavlovsk Museum-Reserve

1.09.2015 - 31.10.2015
"A FEW WORDS ON THE COVER PAGE." Mini-exhibition
Location: "Raznochinny Petersburg" Memorial Museum

1.09.2015
"MUSEUM COLLECTIONS BRING TOGETHER..." The book exhibition dedicated to the new horizons of cooperation between museums
Location: The Popov Central Museum of Communications, Scientific and Technical Library

2.09.2015 - 30.09.2015
"LENINGRAD STORIES"
Location: "Raznochinny Petersburg" Memorial Museum

11.09.2015
"TELECOMMUNICATIONS IN PAINTING"
Location: The Popov Central Museum of Communications

20.09.2015 - 20.11.2015
"THE POLES: ARCTIC AND ANTARCTIC." International multimedia exhibition project on the study and development of the polar regions of the planet

Sport Events

15.05.2015 - 15.10.2015
Matches of the Grass Hockey Russian Championship

20.05.2015 - 15.09.2015
Russian-wide Powerboating Competition in "FORMULA FUTURE" Class

15.07.2015 - 15.09.2015
Russian Coastal Rowing Championship

1.09.2015 - 15.09.2015
Russian-wide Street Basketball Tournament "ORANGE BALL -2015"

1.09.2015 - 15.09.2015
Russian Motorsports Championship (Supercross)

4.09.2015 - 7.09.2015
"CONTINENTAL CUP" International Wheelchair Dance Competition

6.09.2015
Russian Championship - St. Petersburg Open Championship in 100 km Highway Run

15.09.2015
International Basketball Tournament "VLADIMIR KONDRASHIN - ALEXANDER BELOV CUP"

15.09.2015
"ANICHKOV PALACE" International Fencing Tournament

15.09.2015
Russian-wide Day of Running "CROSS OF NATION - 2015"

19.09.2015 - 20.09.2015
The Russian Cup Stage - St. Petersburg Open Rally Championship - "ST. PETERSBURG -2015"

20.09.2015
89th International Athletic Race "PUSHKIN TO ST. PETERSBURG", in memory of Valentin Semenov, Cultural Correspondent of "The Evening St. Petersburg" Newspaper

24.09.2015 - 27.09.2015
International Regatta of Cruising Yachts "NORD STREAM RACE"

30.09.2015 - 15.12.2015
Kontinental Hockey League. Russian Ice Hockey Championship

30.09.2015 - 31.12.2015
Datsun Junior Hockey League Championship. Russian-wide Junior Ice Hockey Championship

Festivals and Contests for Children / 2015

1 OCT 2014 - 31 OCT 2015
International Museum and Educational Project and Competition of Children's Artwork "THERE ONCE WAS A HOLIDAY"
Location: Museum of the History of Religion

1 OCT 2014 - 16 MAY 2015
City Museum Trip-Contest "BIG REGATTA"
Location: Museums,Libraries, Cinemas, Zoo

2 APR 2015
International Children's Book Day
Location: Pushkin Central City Children's Library, the city library

3 APR 2015
48th All-Russian Non-Profit Film Festival "HISTORY & CULTURE"
Organizers: Petersburg Unprofessional Cinematographers' Union (8-911-209-58-80, 8-911-977-22-12)

4 APR 2015 - 6 APR 2015
2nd Tarrega Northwest Regional Competition of Young Performers of Classical Guitar
Location: Rimsky-Korsakov Children's Music School

12 APR 2015 - 19 APR 2015
International Easter Children's Choir Festival "BEAUTIFUL EASTER"
Location: Churches of the City

13 APR 2015 - 20 APR 2015
Glinka Arts Festival
Location: Glinka St. Petersburg Children's School of Arts

16 APR 2015 - 18 APR 2015
14th Tchaikovsky's Romantic Piano Music Contest "SNOWDROP"
Location: Tchaikovsky Children's Art School (Kolpino City)

16 APR 2015 - 19 APR 2015
13th International Pavlovsky Glinka Festival
Location: Pavlovsk State Museum-Reserve, State Academic Cappella

16 APR 2015 - 20 APR 2015
21st Festival of Children's Musical Theatre "DREAMS WHERE TALE LIVE! .."
Organizers: Creative Association "Cultural Capital" (903-30-10)

1 JUN 2015 - 30 NOV 2015
8th All-Russian Competition of Composers' "CHOIR LABORATORY XXI CENTURY. MUSIC FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH"
Organizers: North-West Region Conductors Association for Children and Youth Choirs (8-911-936-63-43)

3 JUN 2015 - 10 JUN 2015
10th International Competition of Young Pianists "A STEP TO WARDS MASTERY"
Location: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic, St. Petersburg Children's School of Arts #4

If you get a wish to come to Saint-Petersburg, Moscow, to learn more about Russian history, culture, to explore this wonderful country - feel free to contact us. We will provide visa support, accommodations, transportation, personalized sightseeing tours, booking, and everything that might be needed.