The Most Interesting Festivals in Russia
Alfa Future People Festival (August 16-18)
One of the most expensive and luxurious festivals in Russia is Alfa Future People Festival sponsored by Alfa Bank.
Archstoyanie Festival (July 26-28)
One of the most remarkable festivals in Russia, Archstoyanie is a land art event which takes place in the Kaluga region, 200 km from Moscow at Nikola Lenivets, which is a beautiful architecture park in the middle of nature.
Bol Festival (July 5-7)
Bol is the largest underground festival in Russia.
Forma Festival (July 27-28)
Forma is an independent music and arts festival, known for its diverse programme featuring experimental music, poetry reading events, theatre performances, exhibitions, and workshops.
Gamma Festival (July 11-14)
The large-scale Russian festival of music and modern culture Gamma will be held for the fourth time in St.
Music days on the roof at VDNKH (June 9 – September 1)
For the second year in a row the roof of the pavillion dedicated to the famous monument of a worker and kolkhoz woman becomes a stage for refreshing music nights under the sky.
Nashestvie Festival (July 19-21)
Nashestvie is definitely a full-on head-banging experience.
Park Live Festival (July 12-14)
This 3-day festival takes place in the hippest park of Moscow – Gorky Park.
Picnic Afisha Festival (August 3)
Picnic Afisha, the largest one-day open-air music festival in Moscow, gathers annually more than 50,000 music-lovers.
Stereoleto Festival (July 6-9)
Stereoleto is a family festival held in Saint Petersburg in a newly opened event space right on the Neva river embankment on the Vasilevsky island – port Sevkabel.
The Mir Sibiri Festival (12-14 July)
The Mir Sibiri is an international festival of folk music and crafts which takes place in the picturesque area of Siberia in the village of Shushenskoye.