Moscow winter festivals time starts from the end of December and lasts till the middle of January.
In that time the city fills up with open-air concerts and performances, fireworks, fairs and people joy! Moreover, from December to February Moscow changes its look to fairy tail with beautifully illuminated streets and ice rinks!
The ENEA ice rink, opened in 2014, is the most famous and the largest artificial ice rink in the world!
Moscow international festival CIRCLE OF LIGHT 2018 will be held from September 21 to 25 for the 8th time.
During the festival the beloved capital will once again take on the appearance of the amazing City of light! Prepare for unexpected transformations, pleasant surprises and amazing meetings that await you at all venues of the Festival.
Moscow City Days in 2018 will be celebrated on September 8-9. In honor of the city's 871th anniversary, the events will be held in all districts of the capital. The program includes concerts, fairs, music festivals, master classes, literary readings, performances and, of course, fireworks.
The International fireworks festival ROSTEC 2018 will be held in Moscow from August 18 to 19 for the 4th time.
Visitors will be able to enjoy unforgettable pyroshow by the best teams from Europe, Asia and Latin America, as well as the great entertainment daytime programme including music concerts, high-tech shows, sport activities, quests, lectures, artisan market, historical food court etc.
The 4th Annual "Inspiration" Art Festival will be held from 20 July to 5 August 2018 at VDNH (ENEA). Over the first three years of its existence, it has become one of the landmark summer events in Moscow.
The peculiarity of the festival "Inspiration" is that each year its program is devoted to one genre or one important art topic, and the poster presents contemporary, unusual and scale works, reveals the different facets of the chosen direction - from recognized classics to amazing experiments.
In 2018 the main theme of the IV festival "Inspiration" is the theater.
Russian National Dance Show "KOSTROMA" opens its 13th season in Moscow in Folk Theatre in 2018.
Daily from June 15th to September 15th “Russian national ballet “Kostroma” presents “The Russian National Dance Show “Kostroma”, the programme that reveals the history of Russia and the life of its people where the infinite of time and horizons broaden the boundless means of the art of dance! Vital historical milestones, traditions and customs of the multinational Russia expose originality of the hundreds of cultures of the united people of Russia plunging the audience in the times of christening of Russia, tsar’s Russia and USSR, revealing the life of the people living in the Far North, in the southern steppes, in the mountains of the Caucasus and in the Central Russia.
The 11th International Military Music Festival “SPASSKAYA TOWER 2018” will take place from the 24th August till 2th September on Red Square in Moscow.
The International Military Music Festival “Spasskaya Tower”, the parade of the honor guards units of the heads of states and of the best military music bands of Russia and other countries takes place every year on Red Square in Moscow. More than 140 groups from 40 countries have taken part in the Festival since it was created. Every year about 1500 musicians, military men and other artists perform at the “Spasskaya Tower”.
The Bolshoi Theatre is a Russia greatest (after Mariinsky) opera and ballet house, generally associated with music of Peter Tchaikovsky. Most popular: Swan Lake, Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty, Carmen, Boris Godunov and Evgeny Onegin.
The Circus "AQUAMARINE" in Moscow - the most unusual circus of the country!
Their performances store the best traditions of the Russian circus and at the same time immerse the spectator in the elements of modern show, actual scenography and the latest technologies. From all over the world they collect the best circus numbers in their program, that also changes with the season.