Top 10 Events to Attend in June in Moscow
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Next June Moscow will be welcoming truly giant musical and art events. We are happy to share our excitement with you!
Epic Con Russia Festival 2019
June 1 – June 2
Epic Con Russia will open its doors for all amateurs of modern culture in Sokolniki. If you like movies and comics, fantasy, books or computer games and would like to immerse yourselves in incredible fantastic worlds – you are welcome to the first festival of gic culture Epic Con! Ticket prices start at 1000 roubles. Check the details here (Russian)
Bosch Dreams World Tour
June 6, 7,8,9,11,12,13,15,16
A fantastic journey through surreal imagery that delves into Bosch’s fabulous and saturated universe.
Bosch Dreams pays homage to the painter Hieronymus Bosch and the surrealist movement he inspired. Pictures come to life right in front of you as amazing acrobatic artists unleash their playfulness across a fascinating 3-dimensional canvas of projected videos created by the French-Argentine video artist, Ange Potier.
Giselle Ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre
This treasure of romantic ballet is one of the oldest and greatest in classical repertoire, touching upon the great romantic themes: a doomed love affair ending in tragedy, a dive into fantasy and ultimate redemption through the power of love. The Bolshoi is renowned for its intimate and emotionally intense interpretation of this beloved drama.
Historic concert of Anna Netrebko/Andrea Bocelli
For the first time in history! The grand gala concert of the biggest world stars on the classical music scene- Anna Netrebko, Andrea Bocelli, Yusif Eyvazov and Olga Peretyatko in the State Kremlin Palace.The audience will be impressed by the incredible stage decorations and a grandiose musical show.
Chemical Brothers in Moscow
The Chemical Brothers are bringing their audiovisual show to Moscow! The news coincides with the announcement that their brand new album No Geography is set to be released in spring 2019.
June 12 marks one of Russia’s youngest national holidays, Russia Day. Festive stalls and stages will be places all over the city centre. It is most likely that Red Square will be closed this day.
Moscow Food Truck Festival
June 14 – June 16
The annual “Moscow Food Truck Festival” will be held in the middle of June in Sokolniki Park. The event will provide the public with a massive array of creative street snacks to sample. All guests will be entertained throughout the day by live music performances. Entrance is free! Check the details here.
The International Knight Festival
June 12- June 16
St. George Tournament is not just a competition, but a colorful show as well. Visitors of the festival will see its opening ceremony and awarding ceremony upon completion of the day of fighting with knights, performances of a historical theater, magic hunting and much more.
Free Museum Week
June 17 – June 23
A new Moscow Museum Week program has been launched in 2019. Moscow residents and guests will be able to visit all the exhibitions and displays free of charge throughout a week.
Some of the city museums will be offering free admission every third week of the month, each museum will host a free day on one of these days from Monday till Sunday.
Moscow Museum Week campaign will start this April. More than 40 venues will take part in it , including Museum of Moscow, Darwin Museum, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Museum of Cosmonautics and others.
“Usadba Jazz” Festival
June 22 – June 23
Usadba Jazz is the most anticipated event of the year, the largest Russian open-air presenting jazz and funk, world music and soul, indie and electronics. Usadba Jazz is a festival for the whole family. The youngest ones can enjoy a beautiful music programme specially created for them at Usadba Jazz Kids stage.