Moscow City Park has published a program of events that will be held in Moscow parks on Russia Day.
Major events are scheduled for June 12th. On that day, a six-hour musical marathon of the Russian State Brass Band will be held in Gorky Park. The team is going to set a Guinness record for the duration of the concert.
The Museon will show Oleg Nesterov's musical performance "From the Life of the Planets". In Sokolniki on the 11th and 12th there will be a festival of modern literature, which will be attended by Janusz Leon Vishnevsky, Tatyana Tolstaya and other writers. Also at 13:00 on the Day of Russia in this park there will be a race with the participation of members of the Olympic team, and at 19:00 the group "Megapolis" will perform.
In the Hermitage Garden, a theater festival will be held, at which the leading theater troupes of the capital will show their performances. For example, the Stanislavsky Electrotheatre will perform the premiere of the Casta Diva musical performance, and the Freak Fabrik Theater will show a musical performance in which the circus and the theater will combine.
Valery Syutkin will perform at the Krasnaya Presnya park. There, on the small island, the Moscow Planetarium will present a new program.
In the Bauman Garden, Motherland Summer Festival of Contemporary Russian Music will be held. In addition, they organize a fair where they can purchase vinyl records, longboards and other goods.
Postcrossing is planned in Tagansky Park - everyone can send a holiday card to friends or relatives living in Russia. In Victory Park on Poklonnaya Hill, a press festival will be held. Master classes and meetings with famous journalists will be held here. An orchestra of the Spasskaya Tower International Military Music Festival will perform in Kuzminki and show extreme sports.
In addition, on June 12 in the summer movie theaters of parks a free screening of the film "Champions" will take place. The film will be shown at 20:20 in the Fili, Krasnaya Presnya, Izmailovsky, Babushkinsky, Kuzminki and Perovsky parks and at 22:10 in Gorky park, Sokolniki parks, as well as in Tagansky and Lianozovsky parks. The celebration will end at 22:00 with the launch of fireworks.
Celebrations for the Day of Russia will be held in other metropolitan parks. The full program can be found on the website of the Moscow City Park.