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
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:
19.05.2018 — 20.05.2018
Mousem Night 2018
On the night from Saturday to Sunday 19 and 20 May the museums of Moscow will be open from six in the evening until midnight, and in some museums guests will be allowed to stay until the morning.
29.04.2018 — 07.05.2018
Moscow spring Acapella
If you want to sing from the feeling of finally coming spring, do not hold back. Sing along to participants of the contest "Moscow Spring A Capella", which will decorate this spring in the capital. This year, 1500 performers from 22 countries take part in the competition. In total, 38 sites will be organized, which will host more than 1,000 performances
08.04.2018 — 09.05.2018
Moscow Easter festival
The Moscow Easter Festival is an annual event that runs from Easter Sunday until Victory day. This springtime festival features symphony, chamber, and choral music, as well as concerts of bell music.
08.02.2018 — 31.03.2018
Rilke and Russia exhibition
The exhibition at V.I. Dal State Museum of the History of Russian Literature focuses on Rilke and his influence on great poets in Russia.
26.01.2018 — 11.03.2018
Primeval Russia festival 2018
Primeval Russia festival is one of the largest and most interesting events dedicated to the nature of Russia. All admirers of wild nature photography are welcome to The Central house of artists from January 26 to February 25, 2018.
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.