ST.PETERSBURG - RUSSIA EVENTS & FESTIVALS
Crowds gather at Piskarivskoye Memorial Cemetery to pay tribute to the victims of the Nazi blockade.
Dyen Goroda (City Day)
Major festival with fireworks, concerts and much merrymaking.
St Petersburg Beer Festival
Begins with a parade down Nevsky prospekt and ends with a fireworks display, accompanied by lots of drinking.
Throughout the city centre
Festival-festivaley (Festival of Festivals)
International film festival.
Cinemas throughout the city
Byeliye Nochi (White Nights)
Throughout the city, especially Palace Square, Peter and Paul Fortress and Yelagin Island.