Moscow Christmas bazars
12.12.2014 – 11.01.2015
The most interesting sites of this festival are connected by a special pedestrian route. Every paticipant might get a special passport of a traveller and meet the most famous characters of Russian tales.
In the very heart of Moscow at Red Square Christmas travellers can enjoy folk-music and traditional dance concerts. Here you can meet Father Frost, see his sledge and even sit on his throne.
Near Christ the Saviour cathedral you can attend a charity fair, buy goods made with love and prayer and see some beautiful ice sculptures, taking part in the international contest.
The fair at Kuznetsky Most is dedicated to tasty food. Here you can drink tea from Rostov's samovar, taste hot kvas, sbiten ( century-old Russian beverage), tea coctails, pastries and visit gingerbread workshop.
During winter holidays Chistoprudnyi Boulevard will turn into Artistic Boulevard. Here you can take part in different workshops dedicated to knitting, embroidery and felting. Visitors of the fair can buy handmade clothes, jewelery, ceramics and different accessories.
On Vozdvizhenka you can find a lot of interesting things – from china dolls, Yelets lace, birch bark products to Orenburg shawls, Khokhloma and pastila. On Nikolskaya street you can meet the characters of Samuil Marshak's fairy tale “Twelve months” and buy goods from Torzhok, Gzhel, Tver, Yaroslavl and Kirov regions.
Tsvetnoy Bulevard will offer a wide range of national products. Gourmets from all over the world are invited to taste meat, caviar, fish, balyk, honey and jam.
The special fair for young people will take place on Stoleshnikov lane. Here you can buy clothes and accessories from modern designers, see fascinating diode installations, Father Frost parkour, fire and stilts' shows.
The bazaar on Tverskaya Square is one of the most interesting. Here you can ring the bells, admire real ice clock, buy ceramics, ironwork and Christmas-tree decorations. You can also taste handmade hard-boiled confectionery and have a cup of tea in the samovar-bar.
On Novopushkinsky square the most sweet Christmas bazaar will take place. Lollipops, chocolates, sweet presents for children and painted gingerbread are waiting for the sweet tooth at any time.
During New Year holidays you can buy not only Russian produce, but also goods from other countries. On Pushkin Square the Christmas bazaar of Vienna and Salzburg will be held. New Year postcards, plaids, textiles, pumpkin-seed oil, marchpane and chocolate, famous Viennese carousel and Christmas-tree bazaar – here are the main attractions of this fair. Products from Denmark, Belgium, Austria, France, Czech Republic, Latvia and Switzerland can be purchased on Manezhnaya Square. Don't miss the opportunity to see the gingerbread house, the train with fried chestnut and unique wooden New-Year decorations.
On Kamergersky lane you can buy different goods from Prague - famous Murano glass, soft toys, textiles and national charbroiled sweets. Here you can also see a wonderful puppet show.
At Teatralnaya Square you can listen to street musicians playing the accordion and the violin, enjoy the show play and singing fountain. Wooden toys, gingerbread, honey, jams and Christmas angels also deserve your attention.
Moscow Current Events
16.11.2017 — 18.02.2018
El Lissitzky exhibitions
The Tretyakov Gallery and the Jewish Museum host the first large-scale retrospective of the works of El Lissitzky to the general public. The leading artist of the Russian and European avant-garde had a significant influence on the development of architecture and design of the 20th century.
16.11.2017 — 15.01.2018
National treasures of Russia exhibition
Discover the exquisite luxury of Russian treasures at the exhibition of the Historical Museum devoted to 50th anniversary of the opening of Diamond Fund in Moscow Kremlin.
10.10.2017 — 14.01.2018
Gustav Klimt. Egon Schiele. Drawings from the Albertina Museum
For the first time in Russia you may see works by outstanding draftsmen in the history of art - Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele. The exhibition in Pushkin museum of Fine Arts presents 100 sheets from the collection of the Albertin Museum (Vienna) - 47 works by Gustav Klimt and 49 by Egon Schiele.
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:
04.11.2017 — 04.11.2017
Music at Moscow train stations
Have you ever been to a music concert at a railway station? You'll have a chance to join a free concert on November 4.
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.