Moscow Weekend: July 27 – July 28
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The biggest Moscow burger fest will be held on Pushkinskaya Embankment (Gorky Park) with 30 cafes and restaurants participating. Artists and performers will be entertaining the audience on the central stage. Entrance free. Operating hours: 11.00 – 22.00.
CHESS & JAZZ Festival
July 26 – July 27
Chess & Jazz festival takes over Moscow’s Hermitage Garden for the first time and transforms it into a unique venue, where outdoor chess tournaments with Grandmasters meet performances from Grammy award winner GREGORY PORTER and other foreign and local jazz artists.
Visuals created for Chess & Jazz festival came out as a unique graphic code where two different worlds came together as one. Well recognised shapes reflect grids both used in chess and music DNA, while the colourful and playful patterns inspired by the 60’s fashion in Italy refer to the improvisation inherited from jazz culture.
The “Sand Tale” Circus Show (the “Sandy Tale”)
July 27, 28, 31 – August 3,4,7
This Circus show is very athletic with shows of strength mixed with dancing, clowns, athletes, actors, musicians and amazing costumes. This summer the World’s Most Famous Circus is presenting the show called “The Sand Tale”.
Water Music Show in Europe’s Biggest Oceanarium
July 18 – July 30
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- “ A Midsummer Night’s Dream”.
Collection of Fondation Louis Vuitton: Selected Works at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts
June 19 – Sept 29
In cooperation with one of the world’s leading collections of contemporary art Fondation Louis Vuitton, The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts presents the exhibition “Collection of Fondation Louis Vuitton: Selected Works”. Visitors will have the chance to get acquainted with the collection’s most famous works, from Alberto Giacometti, Yves Klein, Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol to Gerhard Richter, Sigmar Polke, Christian Boltanski, Marina Abramović, Maurizio Cattelan, Andreas Gursky and other prominent artists. The exhibition includes 65 works in a diversity of media: painting, sculpture, photography, video and installation. All these works are shown in Russia for the first time. Check the details here. Check the details here.
Forma Art Festival
July 27 – July 28
“Forma” is the annual festival of modern, art, street performance and music. This year it will encompass performances and physical and street theater. “Forma” will take place at creative cluster Khlebozavod.
Moscow Metro Summer Tour
July 3 – July 31
Ride the Moscow Metro with a guide, and discover some of the most spectacular art located underground.
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Learn the history of Russia and the former USSR through its underground art.
Meet next to the fountain in front of the Bolshoi Theater (Teatralnaya ploshchad 1)
Fee: 1842 roubles
July 26 – July 28
The Barbecue festival is scheduled for July in Sokolniki Park with 150 participants for the best city restaurants. More than 30 meat-focused restaurants, chefs and grill experts will prepare delights to satisfy every guest. Entrance is free!