In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Sergeevicha in fotobounce to Moscow. Archival photoIn Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Sergeevicha the image Bank

A large-scale programme with festivals, exhibitions and master classes, as well Muscovites in all the sites in the Russia Day, 12 June, while the Central event will be a great concert on the red square, the leading of which will be Nikolay Baskov and Olga Shelest, and will end all celebrations with colorful fireworks in the main square.

Festivals in Sokolniki and workshops on Presnya

From 13.00 to 21.00 on Fountain square Park will host another concert, which will include DJ sets and musical performances. And the main event venues will be meeting Park guests with Russian gymnast, four-time Olympic champion Alexei Nemov.

On the Rotonda stage from 11.00 till 20.00 will be held the third Moscow festival of contemporary literature. Among the guests of the event — a popular video blogger Nikolai Sobolev, who recently released the book «Path to success».

Master classes for starting an air snake, the design of aircraft and the concert will also be held in the Park «Krasnaya Presnya». Master classes will be held in the Park from 12.00 to 20.00, and at 14.00 will start the concert of Russian radio.

Russia day will be celebrated also in other parks. For example, in the Museum-reserve Kolomenskoye will host a big music festival «Russia» in Park of arts «Muzeon» — concert orchestra Imperialis, and in the Hermitage Garden — a celebration of Russian hospitality «Samovars».

Events on the main streets

On Pushkin square, from 12.00 till 20.00 will be held the festival «Multiethnic Russia», organized by the Federal Agency for the Affairs of nationalities. At 12.00 will begin the festival town. Will be presented to the tents «Country cartoons» (cartoons about different peoples and cities), interactive «Country crafts» (the forge with hammer and anvil), the «land of dolls» (puppet workshop).

Will open the exhibition «the Country is in the detail,» showing a variety of all 85 regions of Russia. The culmination of the festival at 14.00 will be a big concert with participation of national groups and performers. Leading — actress Yana Poplavskaya and singer Zarif temper.

Grand holiday «Day of Russian history» will take place on Tverskaya street from 12.00 to 22.00 (on a site from Pushkin square to the Manege) as well as on the street Okhotny Ryad. There will be placed about 17 themed areas, the best reconstruction for all 12 days of the festival «Times and epochs. Meeting» that began at the beginning of the month.

Among the thematic areas such as «Dyakovo culture» (the work of weavers, potters and jewelers), «Russia and neighbors» (exhibition of Russian armor, troops), «the Era of Peter I» (Moscow street of the XVIII century), Playground, dedicated to the Patriotic war of 1812, «the USSR in 30-e years» (Board games, songs, athletes parade and exhibition of vintage cars), the «Great Patriotic war» (the training of gunners, nurses, air defense fighters).

In the Teatralny passage from 12.00 to 20.00 there will be a special equestrian program devoted to Day of Russia, which will host the team’s performance on military-applied kinds of equestrian sport the Cavalry escort of the Presidential regiment and the Kremlin riding school «traditions of the cavalry of Russia».

On triumph square held an outdoor festival «Chereshnevy Les» and the exposition of the Tretyakov gallery «Art of XX century».

The program of the Museum of the War in Poklonsky

On Poklonnaya hill, Museum of the great Patriotic war has prepared a special program will open its doors to all comers. Museum of the great Patriotic war, first among the Federal museums had taken the initiative — in honor of Russia Day and give everyone an opportunity to visit the Museum for free. On this day guests will be able to visit the dioramas, visit expositions and exhibitions, as well as open areas of weapons and military equipment.

The main event will be a Patriotic event — flash mob «Symbols of Russia». Hundreds of students, schoolchildren, members of youth and public organizations deployed the largest national flag of Russia and will perform the national anthem to the accompaniment of a brass band.

Also on this day, the Museum will run a special exhibition «Symbols of the Russian state», will host tours, workshops and interactive programs. Popular music Russian and Soviet composers will be performed by brass bands.

Great concert on the red square

In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty in Photobacterium military bands will March in St. Petersburg on the Day Russiaon the red square from 17.00 to 22.00 will host a concert devoted to celebration of Day of Russia. His leading will become Olga Shelest and Nikolai Baskov. The organizers promise great stars on stage in the square that day, but to get to the event is by invitation only tickets.

It is expected that the concert will be attended by about 30 thousand people.

And especially for a concert on June 12 will become a pedestrian street Ilyinka.


In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© RIA Novosti / Maxim Bogodvid Russia Day, Muscovites can enjoy free tours and fajerwerkow a special program for residents was prepared by the Moscow zoo. Guests can take a free tour, see a concert or take a master class in playing wind instruments.

On the tour visitors will tell about the animals of our country – for example, about what makes a polar bear in the winter or who live in the forests of the middle band, and who — in the city.

In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in Bank»Aeroflot» will hold a photo contest dedicated to the Day of Receiveddata the tour will start at 14.00. To participate you must pre-register.

Also at 15.00 in the framework of the project «Tomasica» concert «Carnival of animals». Everyone waiting at the summer theatre on the old site. At the end of the program the soloist the stage of the Bolshoi theatre orchestra, Jaroslav Alekseev will talk about the traditional wind instruments and will hold a master class on the game for them.

Domestic films in cinemas

In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© Fotolia / Luc UbaghsДень Russia on TV: holiday concerts, films about the country and many kin the Day of Russia 12 of the cinemas of Moscow show free home movies of Soviet period and modern.

On the big screen the audience will see paintings, won Cannes, Berlin and Venice. The programme includes films by Alexander Sokurov, Alexei German Jr., Alexei Popogrebsky. Also the citizens will be able to see the paintings of Nicholas Ekka, the Director of the first movies with color and sound and the films nominated for «Oscar» and «Golden palm» Gregory chuhraja.

In honor of the holiday at the cinema «Star» will be showing the film «Faust» Director Alexander Sokurov. The picture is removed on motives of the first part of Goethe’s tragedy of the same name. The film won the Golden lion at the 68th Venice film festival in 2011.

In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase fotobank in Moscow in Day of Russia will be more than 150 meropriyatiyu the cinema «Torch» will show films of Alexei German Jr., in which a major role was played by Chulpan Khamatova. This «Paper soldier» (2008) and «Under electric clouds» (2015). The first film won the Silver lion at the 65th Venice film festival for best Director.

Another winner of the Berlin film festival — film by Alexei Popogrebsky «How I spent this summer» (2010). On the 60th ceremony actors Grigory Dobrygin and Sergei Puskepalis won the «Silver bear» for best male role. The picture will show in the cinema «Youth» on June 12.

Free film program also included films made in the Soviet era, who participated in various film festivals. Among them «the Grasshopper» Samson Samsonov (1955), «Forty-first» Pavel Chukhrai (1956), «Start in life» Nikolay Ekka (1931), «one Hundred days after childhood» (1975) and «Rescue» (1980) by Sergei Solovyov and others.

Cartoons and movies at ENEA

In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© Fotolia / peterzaydaВ Moscow in Day of Russia will restrict the sale alcoholocausto program to the Day of Russia has prepared the exhibition complex ENEA, and the celebration began this weekend.

Here your birthday meets film Studio «Soyuzmultfilm», which will delight guests of the festival master-classes on drawing with natural materials to create toys made of hay, outdoor games and a dance flashmob.

In a Small workshop everyone will be able to watch the cartoons.

In the historical Park on June 12, will run several sites devoted to Russia «yesterday and today». So, visitors can see the historical reconstruction «From Rurik to Romanov. XI–XVII century», play historical games, see weapons, military life and costume of the time.

In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© Flickr / Vsevolod RovinskiyВ the Day of Russia in Moscow will host more than 100 festive meropriyatiye the program will include a private screening of the cult film by Pavel Lungin «Island» and a lecture by the famous historian Andrei Sazanov. In addition, the audience will see films from the Russian geographical society – the retrospective show of films «Tops of Russia».

The Park will operate a free zone with movies, where children and adults can experience real emotions from the jump with a parachute, flight on the wingsuit and modern fighter jets.

In Moscow will be held a big concert and meeting the artists© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in photosangelina entrance, flash mobs and installations: Russia Day at the Museum Pobedy early summer, the Park opened the summer season here for free learn to dance Zumba, Latin dance, belly dance and breakdance, also, guests have the opportunity to attend parties and workshops.

On the territory of ENEA work station, bike rental, movies and gyrometers.

Fireworks on red square

Sum up all the festive events in the city of colorful fireworks. It will start at about 22.00 at the Bolshoi Moskvoretsky bridge between the streets Moskvoretskaya and Varvarka.

To the sky going up to 500 multi-colored bursts, and fireworks will last five minutes.