05 July

Local time (MSK)


Entertainers wearing Peter I and Catherine II costumes.


News conference by Head of Federal Agency for Tourism Oleg Safonov by video link connecting City Press Centers in all 2018 FIFA World Cup host cities.

The briefing will take place at the Moscow City Press Center (Column Hall, House of Unions, 1 Bolshaya Dmitrovka Street).

For the convenience of the media, and due to time constraints, we ask that you submit your questions in advance at media@footballcitymediacenter.ru stating "Questions for Oleg Safonov" as the subject.


A silhouette artist, who creates unusual portraits with just scissors and paper, will demonstrate his craft at the region's presentation center.


A news conference on the occasion of the Day of Family, Love and Fidelity marked on July 8. The foreign fans visiting Russia during the 2018 World Cup will learn about one of Russian holidays and its traditions.
— Alexander RZHANENKOV, Chairman of the St. Petersburg Committee on Social Policy;
— Fyodor BOLTIN, Deputy Chairman of the St. Petersburg Committee on Culture;
— Galina SIMAKINA, Head of Civil Registration Department of Wedding Palace No. 1;
— a married couple of Petersburgers who have been married for more than 50 years.


Journalists are invited to join a guided tour to the Faberge Museum that contains the largest collection of Faberge works: a unique collection of Easter eggs created for the last two Russian Emperors, as well as objects of fantasy, jewelry, silverware and interior decors.
Those planning to attend will gather at 16:55 by the museum's main staircase of the Shuvalovsky Palace (21 Fontanka Embankment), and are required to bring with them their City Press Center badges.


St. Petersburg to celebrate Day of Family, Love and Faithfulness on July 8
St. Petersburg to celebrate Day of Family, Love and Faithfulness on July 8
News conference by Head of Federal Agency for Tourism Oleg Safonov by video link in 10 City Press Centers
News conference on the Day of Family, Love and Fidelity