Tag Archives: celebrations in St Petersburg

23 Jul
2021
Navy Day 2021: St Petersburg Parade If you’re in St. Petersburg at the moment, you will have noticed how the Neva has become the parking spot of some impressive navy vessels, and that in the last week it has become common to hear military aircraft. This is all for the Navy Day parade which is ...
05 Nov
2014
Russian Halloween Celebration in St Petersburg! Russian Halloween celebrations are not as popular in Russia as it is in other countries around the world. The religious significance of the 31st October does not relate to the Russian Orthodox calendar, and some religious officials even think that the holiday is ‘Satanic’, so much so that I ...