May Day Parade rehearsals 2016
28.04.2016 – 07.05.2016
If you plan to visit Moscow this spring, don't miss a chance to visit one of the rehearsals of the Victory Day parade that will take place on Red Square on the 9th of May. The first of them will be held on the 28th of April, the second – on the 5th of May, the general – on the 7th of May.
On both April 28 and May 5 the military equipments will appear on Moscow streets at 6 pm and move in the direction of Red Square to participate in rehearsals starting at 10 pm.
On May 7 and May 9 the column of military hardware might be seen starting from 6 am before it will reach Red Square at 10 am.
On the 9th of May more than 10 thousand soldiers and 170 units of heavy military equipment will participate in the traditional Victory parade. This annual event marks the Allied victory in the Second World War at the Eastern Front and the signing of the German act of capitulation to the Allies in Berlin in 1945. In 2016 for the first time in Russian history women officers and other ranks of the Armed Forces will march on Red Square.
During the rehearsals the procession will follow the route:
Nizhnie Mnevkniki Street – Narodnogo Opolchenia Street, Mnevniki Street -Zvenigorodskoe highway – Krasnaya Presnya Street – Barrikadnaya Street – Sadovaya-Kudrinskaya Street – Bolshaya Sadovaya Street – Triumphalnaya Square – Tverskaya Street – Manezhnaya Square – Red Square – Vasilievsky Spusk (Saint Basils descent) – Kremlin Quay – Borovitskaya Square – Mokhovaya Street – Vozdvizhenka Street – New Arbat – Novinsky Boulevard – Barrikadnaya Street – Krasnaya Presnya Street – Zvenigorodskoe highway – Mnevniki Street – Narodnogo Opolchenia Street – Nizhnie Mnevniki Street.
There are a lot of places in Moscow from which you will be able to see the aviation show on the 9th of May. The most popular of them are Leningradsky Prospect, 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya Street, Tverskaya Street and Raushskaya quay. Planes and helicopters will fly at the end of the parade, at 10.45-11 am. Moscow tour guides recommend that you see the aviation from the side of the streets where buildings with uneven numbers are situated. We wish you good luck and hope that Victory Parade in Moscow will impress you!
Moscow Current Events
28.09.2017 — 14.01.2018
Someone 1917 exhibition
The New Tretyakov Gallery presents a new exhibition devoted to 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution. At the exhibition youâ€™ll see 1917 year through the eyes of the Russian artists including Grigoriev, Kustodiev, Nesterov, Petrov-Vodkin, Kandinsky, Malevich and others.
19.09.2017 — 18.01.2018
The 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art
The 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art has recently opened in Moscow.The main project of the Biennale will take place in New Tretyakov Gallery on Krymsky Val and will last for four months for the first time in the history of the Moscow Biennale.
Moscow in miniature
Would you like to see the central part of the largest city model that will enter the Guinness Book of World Records? You have an excellent chance to do it till the end of 2015 in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNKh. We belive that an architecture model of Moscow (Moscow in miniature) performed at a scale of 1:400 is really worth seeing.
Russian Impressionism Museum
Art-buffs are welcome to visit the Russian Impressionism Museum, which opened its doors in Moscow on the 28th of May. The exhibition hall is located on the grounds of the former â€śBolshevikâ€ť confectionery factory grounds.
Robostation in VDNH
If you are interested in everything connected with robots you should certainly attend one of the most curious interactive museum called Robostation, situated in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNH. Here visitors of all ages have a great chance to get acquainted with modern robots, take part in different activities, enjoy technopark, chemistry show and show of dancing robots.
Archive Of Moscow Events:
23.09.2017 — 27.09.2017
Circle of light 2017
Did you know that last year the Circle of light festival was included in the Guinness Book of Records? This annual event features multimedia and musical shows, light and laser installations, audio-visual performances and more. This is a unique project that allows everyone to reveal the familiar face of Moscow in a new light. The admission is free.
22.09.2017 — 08.10.2017
Golden Autumn Festival 2017
Welcome to Golden Autumn Festival! Try delicious food from various regions of Russia, participate in cooking master classes, watch culinary shows and concerts and enjoy the beautiful decoration of Moscow streets and squares.
09.09.2017 — 10.09.2017
Theater events during Moscow City Day
If you love theatre youâ€™ll surely find lots of interesting events during Moscow City Day Celebrations. Gorky Park will host the festival of street theatres from France, Italy and Spain while the Hermitage Garden on will surprise the visitors with a 12 hours open-air theater marathon.
01.09.2017 — 10.09.2017
Moscow anniversary festival 2017
Did you know that in 2017 Moscow celebrates is 870th anniversary? We invite you to join a festival from September 1 â€“ 10 devoted to this glorious event and enjoy various concerts, performances, competitions, master classes and interactive games. The main events will be held on Tverskaya and Arbat streets, on Manezhnaya, Tverskaya and on the Revolution Squares.
26.08.2017 — 03.09.2017
Spasskaya Tower 2017 International Military Music Festival
"Spasskaya Tower" International Military Music Festival will traditionally take place on Red Square at the end of summer season. This year the festival will be held for the tenth time. The event is rightfully considered the largest international cultural project in Russia.
20.07.2017 — 06.08.2017
Moscow summer. Flower jam festival 2017
"Moscow summer. Flower Jam " festival gives an excellent opportunity to spend a weekend in the fresh air. The sweet tooth will enjoy confectionery shows, master classes and competitions. The best landscape architects, designers and florists of Russia and other countries will turn Moscow into a "City of Flowers"