There are many interesting events held in the summer in St. Petersburg. June is the time of the White Nights, the best time to visit the city. St. Petersburg June 2019 calendar of events is on this page of the website. Useful information for tourists and residents.
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Date: June 6, 2020.
Festival of the Western Highway in St. Petersburg. A bike ride (20 kilometers) and a race (10 kilometers) and a half marathon (21.1 km) will pass through one of the sections of the toll road in St. Petersburg.
The road section will be closed to traffic.
The finish of the race distances will coincide with the starting point - at the O’Kay supermarket on Bogatyrsky Avenue, 42, where the winners will be honored.
The start and finish of the cycle walk will be in different places: start at the O’Key supermarket on Bogatyrsky Avenue, 42, finish at the WHSD congress on Vasilyevsky Island.
Participants of the event will be able to see the city from an unfamiliar perspective.
Dates: 06 - 14 June 2020.
Trophy-raid "Ladoga" is the most famous sports and tourist event in the north-west of Russia for fans of off-road vehicles. This is a popular competition for all-wheel drive cars, quads, ATVs. The start of the competition is usually held in St. Petersburg, on Isaakievskaya Square. The route of the competition passes through the territory of the Leningrad Region and the Republic of Karelia. The length of the route is about 1200 kilometers. On the route there are more than one hundred kilometers of roads that are difficult to reach. This is a real test for cars and people. In the program of competitions including: night orientation on the map, beach race, race on the dunes and others.
The opening ceremony of Trophy-Raid "Ladoga" will take place on Isaakievskaya Square.
Festival Slavic Fair
Dates: June 05 - 07, 2020.
Folk groups, ensembles of Russian folk songs and dances will perform at the festival. Folk handicrafts will be presented.
Venue: St. Petersburg, the Lake Dolgoe Park.
Exhibition of Goods for Children
Dates: 08 - 09 June 2018.
The exhibition of children's products Kids Expo 2018 will be held in St. Petersburg. At the exhibition: presentations of domestic and foreign goods and services for children and parents. The program also has a play area and a show program for children.
Location: Russia, St. Petersburg, Lenexpo Exhibition Center.
Petersburg International Economic Forum
Dates: 03 - 06 June 2020.
The event was canceled due to the threat of the spread of coronavirus.
The main annual economic conference of Russia (PEMF 2019). The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum annually attracts a large number of participants, including heads of state and government, business and government representatives, media leaders, experts, scholars and public figures from around the world. Participation in the forum is possible only by invitation.
Venue: Congress and Exhibition Center EXPOFORUM.
Concert on Palace Square
June 07 - 08, 2019.
A concert will be held at Palace Square for city residents during the days of the Economic Forum.
- June 7th. Opera singers will give a concert on the square, including Andrea Bochelli and Aida Garifullina.
- June 8. "Bi-2" Group and a symphony orchestra.
Beginning: 20:00. Palace Square.
11 - 13 June 2019.
June 11, 2019. A flower show on the Perinnaya Line (next to the Gostiny Dvor).
June 12, 2019. 2.00 pm “Flower Parade” starts from Sadovaya Street, will pass along Nevsky Prospect and will finish on Palace Square. At 16:00 - Defile of the orchestras on Palace Square.
June 12, 6 pm Concert at the Palace Square.
June 13, 2019. Exhibition on Senate Square.
Date: June 12, 2020.
Concert and other events will be held at the Palace Square. The entrance is free.
The festival of flowers will be held on June 12 in St. Petersburg. The festival parade will begin to move along Nevsky Prospect at 14.00 from Ostrovsky Square to the Palace Square (carnival platforms, retro cars, models in flower suits, brass bands). The show of flowers will begin on the Palace Square at 16:30.
European Football Championship Games
Several of the games of the European Football Championship will be held at the Gazprom Arena Stadium in St. Petersburg (Russia).
Matches will be held on June 13, June 17 and June 22. These will be the matches of the group stage, group B.
- June 13, 2020: Belgium - Russia.
- June 17, 2020: Finland - Russia.
- June 22, 2020: Finland - Belgium.
Learn more about event.
International Bike Rock Festival "Stoll 2019"
Festival of music and motorcycles will be held in the Luga district, Leningrad region. The program includes rokgrup concerts, bikers competitions, the parade of motorcycles, biker parade. Organizer: Motor Club LugaMotors MC. The festival will begin on Thursday June 22 at 19.00 and will last until Sunday.
Venue: Ski center "Stoll Mill", near the Omchino lake.
Day of foundation of Tsarskoe Selo
June 23 - 24, 2018.
A holiday in the city of Pushkin (Tsarskoe Selo). In the program: a festive carnival procession through the streets of the city, festive and competitive programs, concert-loving and professional
performers and collectives of different genres of performing arts, festive fireworks.
June 22, 2019
International Day of Yoga is celebrated, starting in 2015, annually on June 21. This weekend, yoga lovers will hold events in the city.
June 22 from 11.00 to 17.00 in the creative space "TKACHI", you can FREE (a gift for all residents of St. Petersburg from the Consulate General of India in St. Petersburg) to take part in master classes from the best teachers of yoga in St. Petersburg.
You should have a yoga mat with you. (The event is supported by the Consulate General of India.)
Celebration of school graduates "Scarlet Sails"
Feast of high school graduates "Scarlet Sails" is held annually in St. Petersburg in June. In 2020 the festival "Scarlet Sails" may take place on the night of June 20-21, in 2020.. At the festivities on Palace Square will take part more than 20 thousand school graduates and a large number of residents and tourists. The main event is a theatrical program and a concert at the Palace Square, which starts 23.00 and can last up to 5 hours in the morning. Entrance to the Palace Square is by invitation only. Pyrotechnic and multimedia show will be held near Palace Square from 1:40 to 2:10 .
Festival of landscape art
The festival of landscape art "Imperial Gardens of Russia" will be held this year in the Summer Garden in St. Petersburg. The theme of this year's festival is the "Flower Assembly". The contest participants will receive prizes for the best flower arrangement and the best garden sculpture. For the duration of the festival, the entrance to the park will be paid.
Official site of the festival: igardens.ru
Date: June 27, 2019.
The Youth Day is celebrated in the Russian Federation annually, in the summer, on June 27. On this day in St. Petersburg, various events are held. The main events are usually held on the Palace Square. Details will appear later.
Maritime Festival in Vyborg
Marine Festival "Sails of Vyborg" in Vyborg is held every year in mid-summer. Lovers of sailing from Vyborg, St. Petersburg, Leningrad region and Finland will be gathering at the festival.
Location: city of Vyborg, Leningrad region.
Specify details on the festival website: parusa.vbg.ru
Music Festival "Stars of the White Nights"
Music Festival "Stars of the White Nights" is among the best festivals for lovers of opera, ballet and classical music in Russia. The festival program make the best opera and ballet performances of the Mariinsky Theatre, masterpieces of chamber music and theater performances.
Venue: The Mariinsky theater.
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International Marathon "Ergo - White Nights"
Date: June 28, 2020.
St. Petersburg open marathon "Ergo - White Nights". Marathon route passes through the most beautiful streets of St. Petersburg. Start and finish at the Palace Square. Start at 09:00. Distances 42 kilometers and 195 meters and 10 kilometers.
Check information on the marathon website: www.wnmarathon.ru