10 Places to Attend in September
BigTimeMoscow gathered the city’s brightest events of September. We keep updating this post constantly.
Sept 8 – Sept 9
This year the Moscow BDay festival will be held in the city centre. The opening ceremony will start at 12.00 on Red Square. The festival will open at Tverskaya Street, Gorky Park, Kuznetsky Most and other central streets. Special pop-up food stands will enhance the atmosphere with classic Russian dishes.Entrance is free. At 10 p.m. shimmering fireworks will light up the night sky of Moscow.
Life Coach №1 Tony Robbins in Moscow
The legendary Tony Robbins is coming to Moscow for the first time! Tony Robbins has served as an advisor to leaders in politics and business around the world for more than 40 years.
– Ticket prices will increase on August 22!
One of the “Top 50 Business Intellectuals in the World,” by Harvard Business Press and one of the “Top Six Business Leaders in the World” to coach its entrepreneurial clients, – It is all about Mr. Tony Robbins.
Check the details here
Moscow Grill Festival
Sept 7 – Sept 9
Moscow Grill Fest will be held at Flacon. The chiefs from dozens of Moscow’s restaurants and cafes will present grilled dishes based on the recipes from 10 different counties. Don’t miss out The Barbeque Championship on the weekend! Entrance is free. Operating hours 13.00 – 22.00.
Van Gogh in 3D
Until Sept 30
The multimedia exhibition “Van Gogh. Letters to Theo” is open at ARTPLAY. The artist’s correspondence with his brother Theo spans the two major periods of his career — the years when he worked in his native Netherlands and the years spent in France. The visitors of the exhibition will get to know all the details of the artist’s life, as well as his views on art, his own place in this world.
This is an original and integrated show consisting of nine short films covering the core images used by each of the artists. In total, the exhibition displays about 1000 pieces of art from more than 20 museums all around the world. For more information, please, click here.
Operating hours Sunday, Monday – Thursday 11.00 a.m. – 9.00 p.m. Friday, Saturday 11.00 a.m. – 10.00 p.m. Ticket prices start at 450 rubles.
Free Museum Day
The best museums of Moscow offer free admission on Sept 16 – 2018. Check Top 10 Museums to Visit on that day.
International Ballet Festival in the Kremlin
Sept 22 – Sept 29
Seeing a Ballet in Moscow must be every traveller’s dream.Having celebrated its twentieth anniversary, «The Kremlin Ballet» became the leader among choreographic companies of the country. This year the Kremlin palace welcomes the international ballet festival. Check the program here.
The “Circle of Light” Light Festival
Sept 21 – Sept 25
The Circle of Light Moscow International Festival is an annual event at which light designers and 2D and 3D graphic designers utilize the urban space of Moscow as canvas for multimedia and light installations. Entrance to any Festival venue is free. This year the festival will open on September 21 and will last until September 25. Check the program here.
Check the official web-page of the event to learn about the venues:
Absolute Moscow Marathon
The Absolute Moscow Marathon is the largest running event in Russia. Its route offers a spectacular tour of Moscow. Over the course of the race, participants will be able to see more than 30 world-famous attractions. Start area is located near the Central alley of Luzhniki Olympic Complex.
Additional registration will be open on September 21 11.00-21.00 and September 22 10.00-18.00, if there are available entries. For more information , please, check https://moscowmarathon.org/en
The Guard mounting ceremony in the Kremlin
Until October 6
The Guard Mounting Ceremony is considered one of the most spectacular military ceremonies which have been part of the Russian military statuses and articles.
The ceremony encompasses the most spectacular elements of the Russian military ceremonies including demonstration of arms-drill and elements of horse carousel -cavalrymen are showing a so-called horse roundabout- accompanied by the President’s Band performance.
The Ceremony of the Mounting Guard is seasonal: April till October (warm season), Saturdays 12.00 at the Cathedral Square of the Moscow Kremlin. To purchase tickets, please, click here.
Moscow Flea Market
Sept 27 – Sept 30
The Annual Moscow Flea Market will be open in Moscow in September! You can find there antique and repurposed items, collectibles, handmade jewelry, books and art.
More than a hundred vendors will be selling their wares at Tishinskaya Square 1.
Entrance fee is 200 rubles . For more details,please,click here