Not football only: summer 2018 will see many world class festivals in Moscow

Jun 15, 2018

Moscow is the main city organizing FIFA World Cup in Russia. But tourists are drawn to the Russian capital not only because of football: several world class events will take place here in summer 2018. Learn about them on the 19th and 20th of June at the webinars of the Department of Sport and Tourism in Moscow.

Events that worth paying a tourist visit to Moscow

  1. FIFA World Cup
    14th of June — 15thof July

    Moscow will host main games including semi-final and final. At the webinars of the 19th and 20th of June you will learn where you still can book comfortable and not too pricey accommodation for your tourists, how your tourists can get bonuses being football fans and what is there to see at the Louzhniki and Spartak stadiums except for football.
  2. Rostec Fireworks Festival
    18th ― 19th August 2018

    Two evenings of the best pyrotechnical shows from the whole world, 60 000 firings of fireworks + big day program for spectators: diverse activities, family games, thematic zones. Introduce your tourists to this event: it totally worth paying a visit to Moscow in August.
  3. Park Live International music festival on the 27th―29th July 2018
    The loudest music festival of Moscow summer: the Gorky Park will host 14 stars of modern music. Headliners are Massive Attack, famous virtual band Gorillaz (it will be their first concert in Russia!), popular DJ and producer David Guetta, Ivan Dorn and others.
  4. Geek Picnic Technology Festival 2018
    11th ― 12th August 2018

    Cybersport fans will go all out: at this festival they will see cyber tournaments and performances of giant robots, try food printed by 3D-printers, listen to speeches of scientists and entrepreneurs.
  5. Spasskaya Tower International military music festival
    24th August ― 2nd September 2018

    The Red Square will host military orchestras from different countries: bicycle orchestra from Netherlands, Celtic orchestra with pipe bags and drums, military orchestra from Oman, Carabinier Orchestra of the Principality of Monaco and others. Russia will be represented by several famous orchestras including the President Regiment orchestra. On top of this, arms performances, laser and pyrotechnical effects, unforgettable horse show and 7 kid venues are welcoming guests and spectators.

More reasons to send your tourist to Moscow you will learn at the webinars of the Online Academy on the 19th ― 20th of June 2018.

Your schedule of the Online Academy of Moscow webinars

19th of June at 12.00 (MSK)

Moscow during the World Cup 2018. TOP free time entertainments and what you should warn your tourist about >>

19th of June at 13.00 (MSK)

Touristic Moscow from the lesser known side: gastronomical and industrial tourism, unconventional ethno- and quest- tours in the capital >>

20th of June at 12.00 (MSK)

Eventful Moscow: Fireworks Festival, Cybersport Championship, Gorillaz concert and other events of Moscow not to miss this summer >>

20 th of June at 13.00 (MSK)

Moscow for family vacation: Moskvarium, Kidzania and other objects for kids unique for Russia >>

20 th of June at 14.00 (MSK)

Individual tours to Moscow from 1 tourist from Favorit Travel and group tours with commission from 10% from Roza Vetrov. Learn about offers of the leading tour operators >>


Register for the webinars about summer Moscow

Moscow Department of Sport and Tourism of Moscow City