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Biblionight to Take Place in Moscow

Biblionight, an annual literary festival, takes place in Moscow on Apr. 22, with Triumfalnaya Square being the event’s main venue

More Than 2.5 Million Easter Cakes to Be Baked in Moscow

For this year’s Orthodox Easter which falls on April 16, Moscow bakeries will cook over 2.5 million Easter cakes – a total of 750 tons

Fitness Night Held in Russia

Fitness Night, a large-scale event organised by Reebok, World Class and Alex Fitness, took place from Sept. 3 to Sept. 4

St. Petersburg to Host Roof Music Fest

The sixth Roof Music Fest will be held from May to September in Russia’s St. Petersburg, the event’s organisers told Afisha.Daily

George Martin to Attend Fantasy Festival in St. Petersburg

George R.R. Martin, an American novelist and screenwriter, is going to become the honorary guest at the St. Petersburg Fantasy Assembly 2017

Moscow, Tattooed

How people with tattoos on their faces shocked the Russian capital

Rosturizm and Ministry of Agriculture to Create Gastronomic Map of Russia

Russia’s Federal Tourism Agency and the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation are developing a gastronomic map of Russia that will be presented this autumn

The Colder, the Better

Some unusual pastimes in Northern Russia

It's Maslenitsa Week in Moscow

Maslenitsa, the folk festival often referred to as pancake week that takes place the week before Easter, will be one of the main events this weekend in the capital

IKRA Gastronomic Festival to Be Held in Sochi

From Mar. 1 to 5, Sochi will host the IKRA international gastronomic festival

Moscow Gets Ready to Celebrate Maslenitsa

Thirteen festival locations will be operating throughout the Russian capital from Feb. 17 to 26

Tenth Irish Film Festival to Open in Moscow

The tenth Irish Film Festival will be held in Moscow from Mar. 15 to 26 at the Karo 11 Oktyabr movie theatre

Antique Fair Opens in Tverskaya Square

Antique shops where visitors can take retro-style photos and buy souvenirs opened on Jan. 21 in Tverskaya Square

Russian Regions to Host Several Festivals for Foodies in 2017

Afisha.Restaurants is planning to organise gastronomic festivals throughout Russia

Almost Two Million Russians Participate in Epiphany Ice-Water Plunge

More than 1.8 million Russians have participated in epiphany celebrations by dunking themselves in icy water

Russia's Murmansk to Host Arctic Circle’s First International AV Festival

Inversia, the first international audiovisual festival above the Arctic Circle, will take place in Murmansk from Feb. 2 to 4

‘Journey to Christmas’ Festival in Moscow Receives Over 12 Million Guests

Over 12 million people visited the "Journey to Christmas" Festival and almost two million people rang in the New Year on its premises

Sokolniki Park to Host Ice-Block Construction Area

The first ever family-friendly construction zone featuring blocks of ice as building materials will appear in Moscow’s Sokolniki Park this weekend

Ice Sculptures Installed on Moscow’s Poklonnaya Hill

The Ice Moscow festival opened on Friday in Moscow’s Park Pobedy

Over 1,200 People Visit Hanukah Event in Moscow

Participants witnessed a light show, took part in fun competitions and enjoyed a live concert