St. Petersburg International Sup-Surfing Festival Fontanka SUP 2017 will take place in St. Petersburg 08-09th of July
Festival will include Water Carnival — SUP costume race along rivers and canals of the city (on Griboyedov Canal, Moyka and Fontanka Rivers), Beach Fashion Defile — Bikini girls defile on SUP across the water area along the beach (Beach of Peter and Paul Fortress).
2017 FIFA Confederations Cup starts on Krestovsky Stadium in St. Petersburg tomorrow
The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup is the 10th edition of the FIFA Confederations Cup, a quadrennial international men's football tournament organised by FIFA. It will be held in Russia from 17 June to 2 July 2017 as a prelude to the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
The world biggest Planetarium will be opened in St. Petersburg in October 2017
Lumiere Hall St. Petersburg (also known as St. Petersburg Projection Museum) is planning to open planetarium that will become the biggest in the world. Dome with 37 meters diameter will be installed inside of the building, it will be made of monolith polycarbonate, wood and aluminum.
Russian Federation is voting for Tourist brand of Russia
Nationwide voting for the best concept of tourist brand has opened and organized by National Tourism portal RUSSIA.TRAVEL and Federal Agency for Tourism. Voting will last till 15th of August 2017 when winner will be selected among 10 shortlisted concepts.
Holiday Inn Express hotel and Meininger Hostel will be opened at restored Nikolskie Ryady
The Nikolskie Ryady project involves the restoration of the historic former Nikolsky Market site of more than 33,000 sq.m., in the heart of St. Petersburg, and its further development into a multifunctional complex comprising mid-range and affordable hotel properties (3* hotel and hostel), winch will be operated under global hotel brands such as Holiday Inn Express and Meininger.
Installation "Firebird Descent" by Poetic Kinetics will be flying high over New Holland Island in St. Petersburg Russia until Sept 30th!
Large-scale art installations was created in the center of St. Peterbsurg on the territory of New Holland Island. Art object was brought to Russia by famous Poetic Kinetics and say there till end of September.
Peterhof Golf Club was opened this weekend
Peterhof Golf Club was opened on Sunday 4th of June and became the first full length golf course in the city of St. Petersburg. Located in the historical site of Mikhailovka Estate, in Peterhof, this Golf Club is only a 30 minutes drive away from the heart of the northern Capital.
Radisson Royal Hotel St. Petersburg was opened after renovation last Friday
Five star hotel in the heart of St. Petersburg after long renovation was opened 27th of May 2017. Radisson Royal Hotel was last renovated in 2001 and the owners are excited to present renewed look of the classic Radisson hotel.
Lotte Group, a South Korean company, has opened a five-star hotel in the center of St. Petersburg
Lotte Group, a South Korean company, has opened a five-star hotel in the center of the Russian city of St. Petersburg, a correspondent of Interfax reports today from the opening ceremony.
S7 Launched Flights From St. Petersburg Pulkovo Airport To Berlin
S7 Airlines launched regular flights from Pulkovo Airport (St. Petersburg) to Berlin (Tegel Airport), the press service of the Air Portal of the Northern Capital LLC reports. Flights are performed on Airbus A319 aircrafts three times a week: on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.