Here is our selection of top Christmas fairs to go to in Moscow on the Catholic Christmas eve.

“Journey into Christmas” 

The annual Christmas festival “Journey Into Christmas” will take place steps from Red Square with dozens of special stalls and tents, playgrounds and stages. The event will commence on December 22.

Christmas Fairs in Moscow 2017-2018The festival encompasses 38 special zones in the city centre. More than 100 stalls, selling different products, will be within the bounds of the fair. Operating hours 10 am – 11 pm. The festival will be held until January 14. The entrance is free.

The International Doll Ball

The International Doll Ball is the biggest doll exhibition and fair in the world! This year 1220 masters from 26 countries will take part in the event at Gostiniy Dvor from Dec 15 until December 17.

Christmas Fairs in Moscow 2017-2018Each season the ball always has a unique program, a majestic fairytale for visitors of any age. Entrance fee is 500 rubles.To purchase tickets, please, click here.

Christmas Fairs in Moscow 2017-2018

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“ArtFlection”

The needlework “ArtFlection” fair is  taking place at ID Telegraph  on Dec 23 – Dec 24. Craftsmen from the biggest Russian cities will take part in the event. Operating hours are from 11.0 – 21.00. Entrance is free.

Christmas Fairs in Moscow 2017-2018The “Dunyasha” Gift Market will open  in the ARTPLAY Design Center   from December 15 – December 17 for two days. Hand-made souvenirs, textiles, toys will be available to purchase. Operating hours from 12.00 – 20.00. Entrance is free.

Christmas Fairs in Moscow 2017-2018

The Italian “Mercatino Di Natale” fair  will be held at the Hlebzavod art space  from December 15 – December 17. It will encompass traditional food corners,  handmade items, souvenirs, as well as vintage items.  The entrance is free. Operating hours from 11.00 – 21.00.

Christmas Fairs in Moscow 2017-2018

By the way…

If you plan to visit Red Square in Moscow this weekend, don’t forget to take advantage of the newly released VOICEMAP audio tours in Moscow !