St Petersburg City Day

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In May, 27 St Petersburg will celebrate its 315th anniversary. 

The preliminary program of the event has already been announced. 

  • Annual Gala-concert “Classics at the Palace Square” will be held at 8 p.m. on 26th of May. It will be the beginning of City Day celebrations and main festive events. But in fact the first event will be on the eve of the City Day. There will be a traditional choral concert on the Palace Square.
  • On the night of May, 27 the Singing Bridges show will take place in front of the Admiralty building. The Rostral Columns will be lighted up at midnight. 
  • On 26th and 27th of May there will be also lots of festive events: the parade of marine engineering, the retro transport parade, a theatrical parade with orchestras and drummers as well as the ice cream and the circus festival. The exact schedule for City Day events is now being defined. 
  • Fireworks will end the festive programme of the City Day on 27th of May.

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