Moscow Events Calendar 2019
Here is our Moscow Events Calendar with the main food and cultural events, shows for kids, free days and street and film festivals! We keep on updating the calendar!
VTB Kremlin Tennis Cup
Oct 12 – Oct 20
The “VTB Kremlin Cup”tournament will be held for the 30th time, this year the matches will be held at the indoor arena of the ice Palace “Krylatskoe” in Moscow from 12 to 20 October.
The Grand Illusion Show
Oct 25, Nov 3, Nov 16
The world’s greatest magicians, finalists of international festivals, stars of international television contests and shows will take part at the show. Colorful stunts performed by the artists of the show have already conquered the hearts of thousands of spectators and made them believe in the impossible!
Water Music Show in Europe’s Biggest Oceanarium
Oct 2 – Oct 31
Moscow’s Oceanarium is a must visit place for adults and kids. It is considered to be the biggest oceanarium in Europe. This season the venue welcomes its visitors with a new festive show – “ Around the World”.
Shnit Worldwide Short Film Festival 2019
Oct 17 – Oct 27
The festival is an exceptional eleven-day event with a unique concept – a transnational film festival simultaneously taking place in multiple cities on five continents worldwide, with three main components: shnit PLAYGROUNDS, taking place in all of our PLAYGROUND cities, shnit SHORTS, in cinemas all around the world. Check the schedule here
World Latin Cup 2019
On October 19 the State Kremlin Palace will host the World Latin Dance Cup among professionals. The organizer is the honoured worker of arts of Russia, the honourable vice-president of WDC, the president of the Russian Dance Union Stanislav Popov.
Performances of the best dancers of the world are already good tradition for the Moscow Kremlin. Two World Latin Dance Cups have already taken place at its floor. Both of them had great success, were widely covered by the media and became the best in the history of WDC championships.
The Coming World: Ecology as the New Politics 2030–2100
Now – Until Dec 1
The Coming World: Ecology as the New Politics 2030–2100 is a major exhibition project that brings together historical and new works by over 50 Russian and international artists and will occupy the entire Museum building. It takes a look at a future already in the making, when the environmental agenda will become one of the main political questions. Entrance fee is 500 rubles. Book Tickets here
The “Epicenter of the World” Circus Show
Oct 16, Oct 18 – Oct 20
The show is a true multinational kaleidoscope that comes with such eternal themes as friendship, love, tolerance and consensus between people.Aerialists, acrobats, equilibrists, jugglers and eye-catching clowns – will come up on the arena.
Moscow Time Machine Attraction at Zaryadye Park
Welcome to an amazing tour of Moscow’s past! Have a look at the moment of city’s foundation by Yuri Dolgorukiy, find yourself among Mongolian invaders and salute Yuri Gagarin with the crowd upon his arrival in Moscow. Learn more about the attraction and the Red Square new park with our audio guide!
Free Museum Week
Oct 14 – Oct 20
Placido Domingo in Moscow
The legend of the opera scene, the Spanish singer Placido Domingo will perform on October 17 on the stage of the Crocus City Hall in Moscow.
The program of the Moscow concert is very diverse and consists of compositions of various genres in which Placido Domingo sang over the years of his impressive career. So, in October in Crocus City Hall will feature opera arias and duets, since Domingo is known primarily as an opera singer, then the classical compositions of the Broadway musicals,opereta and the pearls of the Spanish lyric-dramatic genre Zarzuela, in which Placido’s parents sang.
New British Film Festival
Oct 29 – Nov 17
From October 29 to November 17 the 19th New British Film Festival will be held in Moscow.The festival aims to introduce contemporary British films to wider audience in Russia.Details on programmes, the screening schedule and public talks are available on the festival website http://2019.ukfilms.ru
The Night of the Arts
The annual Night of the Arts will be held on November 3. With dozens of venues on the list, the festival brings together those who love contemporary and classic art, performances and concerts by live bands. Entrance to all events is free. Operating hour 18.00 – 2.00.
Nov 2 – Nov 4
National Unity Day will celebrated in Moscow on November 2 – November 4. The holiday commemorates Russia’s defeat of Polish invaders 1612, when the people’s volunteer army led by Minin and Pozharsky liberated Moscow from interventionist forces. The annual Unity Day festival will be held in the city centre with performances taking place on the city central streets.
The “Scarlet Flower” (“Beauty and the Beast”) on Ice
Nov 6 – Nov 10
BOOK TICKETS HERE
The Scarlet Flower’ is a Russian version of the famous fairy tale ‘Beauty and the Beast’ written by in the 19thcentury. The Olympic champion Tatyana Navka will play the leading role performing along World Championship Level skaters. Breath-taking high speed leaps, heartstopping throws and awe-inspiring acrobatics combine with sublime ice dance to make the Scarlet Show a truly stunning show.
Free Museum Week
Nov 18 – Nov 24
Cirque du Soleil: The Crystal Show
Nov 22 – Dec 8
Crystal is not just an ice show, it’s the very first experience on ice from Cirque du Soleil. Watch world-class ice skaters and acrobats claim their new frozen playground with speed and fluidity as they challenge the laws of gravity with never-before-seen acrobatics. BOOK TICKETS https://bit.ly/2KC8OLc
Discover a new kind of performance as Cirque du Soleil meets the ice to defy all expectations.
A – Ha
The band is announcing that their October and November 2019 tour will be different from anything they have previously undertaken.
Magne Furuholmen, Morten Harket and Pål Waaktaar-Savoy will be performing in An Evening With format, with an interval. For the first half of the concert, they will play new and old, familiar and less-familiar songs. Then, after returning to the stage, they will play the ten songs of their 1985 debut album Hunting High And Low in the running order of the original release.
Lord of the Dance
Nov 25 – Nov 26
Lord of the Dance is a mesmerizing blend of traditional and modern Celtic music and dance. The story is based upon mythical Irish folklore as Don Dorcha, Lord of Darkness, challenges the ethereal lord of light, the Lord of the Dance. Battle lines are drawn, passions ignite and a love story fueled by the dramatic leaps and turns of dancers’ bodies begins to build against a backdrop of Celtic rhythm. The action is played out over 21 scenes on a grand scale of precision dancing, dramatic music, colorful costumes and stage-of-the-art staging and lighting