• Festivals and Contests for Children
    “MY FAVORITE POEM” 12th N.G. Krasouskaya Regional Open Сompetition of Readers
    “MY FAVORITE POEM” 12th N.G. Krasouskaya Regional Open Сompetition of Readers
    The competition is held in order to identify and support gifted creative youth, develop the genre of the artistic word, raise the culture of speech, and form the interest in Russian and foreign poetry. Young readers from 10 to 17 years are invited to participate in the project.
    address: "Okhta Center for Aesthetic Education" Children's Art School
    Hosted by: Оргкомитет Конкурса (8-911-720-54-06) Organizing Committee (8-911-720-54-06)
    From: 01 December 2018
    Till: 02 December 2018
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    “TEREMOK!” 12th International Junior Music Contest
    “TEREMOK!” 12th International Junior Music Contest
    The musical project promotes the development of folk-singing and instrumental traditions of folk art. Over the years, “Teremok” festival has become popular in Russia and other countries as well. Young laureates of the contest successfully represented Russia perform in international musical forums in Germany, France, Austria, Serbia, Sweden and Italy.
    address: city concert halls
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (400-22-59, 400-22-60)
    From: 29 November 2018
    Till: 02 December 2018
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    Mravinsky 11th International Youth Competition
    Mravinsky 11th International Youth Competition
    International Youth Contest named after EA Mravinsky was established in 1996 in memory of the great conductor, without which it is impossible to imagine a modern musical art. The competition is held every two years, the field of "String Instruments" or "Wind Instruments". Over the past 20 years, the participants were more than 1,300 young artists from around the world. In 2018 young performers on wooden wind and brass instruments will take part in the competition.
    address: Mravinsky Children’s School of Arts, Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic, Grand Hall
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (241-23-39, 241-23-40, 241-23-41)
    From: 05 November 2018
    Till: 12 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    “CHILDREN’S DAYS IN ST. PETERSBURG” 14th Festival
    “CHILDREN’S DAYS IN ST. PETERSBURG” 14th Festival
    The “Children’s Days in St. Petersburg” is an annual inter-museum project for children and adults, which turns an ordinary museum visit into an exciting adventure. The events of the festival will be interesting for a wide range of visitors and museum professionals. Participating in the game “1,2,3,4,5 – I caught a fish alive”, children and their parents can take a trip around the museum exhibitions, attend workshops, and gaming sessions. In 2018 the festival will be held in a new format. For St. Petersburg museums will be organized Competition of the best museum routes created in the period from 2011 to 2016. Employees of museums are invited to participate in the Jury of the competition.
    address: city museums
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-921-756-96-88)
    From: 29 October 2018
    Till: 18 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    “SYMPHONY OF COLOR” 3rd International Children's Painting Competition
    “SYMPHONY OF COLOR” 3rd International Children's Painting Competition
    Students of children's art schools, art departments of children's art schools of Russia and other countries are invited to the competition. Young artists aged 7 to 17 will be able to present their works on the themes: "Theater and Spectator", "Scenography to the works of Russian classical music of the 19th century", "National and cultural traditions of the native land". The contest is held in the nominations "Painting" and "Graphics".
    address: Glinka Children’s School of Arts
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (584-05-21, 574-07-00)
    From: 29 October 2018
    Till: 01 November 2018
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    "SUVOROVSKOY FLAG" Competition
    "SUVOROVSKOY FLAG" Competition
    The project includes a marching training competition and a historical competition. Suvorov and Nakhimov schools, cadet corps are invited to participate; cadet schools and cadet classes of general education schools; military-patriotic clubs, which laid the foundation for their work in the tradition of cadet corps.
    address: Suvorov State Memorial Museum
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (271-01-25)
    From: 15 October 2018
    Till: 24 November 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    “MAGIC SYMPHONY” 3rd  International Music Festival for Children with Disabilities by Ear
    “MAGIC SYMPHONY” 3rd International Music Festival for Children with Disabilities by Ear
    Children with hearing impairment from Russia and other countries will take part in “The Magic Symphony” festival, awarded the “Best Social Project” prize in 2016. Together with famous Russian musicians, young artists will present musical and literary compositions. During the festival seminars and master classes for parents and teachers, and entertainment program for children will be held.
    address: one of the city’s concert halls
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-800-555-66-56)
    From: 01 October 2018
    Till: 31 October 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    Elena OBRAZTSOVA 7th International Competition for Young Vocalists
    Elena OBRAZTSOVA 7th International Competition for Young Vocalists
    Elena Obraztsova International Competition for Young Vocalists, established in 2006, was conceived as educational project in the field of classical music. Participating in the difficult trials of the competition, young singers can try their hand at different genres and styles, performing folk songs, baroque music, romances, and arias from operas by Russian and foreign composers.
    address: Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic, Glinka Small Hall
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (575-50-38, 575-72-94)
    From: 16 July 2018
    Till: 21 July 2018
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    “ST. PETERSBURG SCREEN” 24rd International Festival of Children’s Cinematic Creativity
    “ST. PETERSBURG SCREEN” 24rd International Festival of Children’s Cinematic Creativity
    International Festival of Children’s Cinematic Creativity has been held for more than 20 years. The main purpose is to support novice filmmakers. Young authors under 18 years of age compete in several categories and present to the audience their films from various genres every year. Particular attention is paid to memorable dates of Russian history, patriotic heroism, military and labor glory of the Russian people.
    address: St. Petersburg Center for Children's (Youth) Technical Creativity
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (8-911-209-58-80)
    From: 28 May 2018
    Till: 02 June 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    “TO WARDS UNDERST ANDING!” 11th International Art Festival of Children with Disabilities
    “TO WARDS UNDERST ANDING!” 11th International Art Festival of Children with Disabilities
    This Festival, which has no analogues in the world, gathers more than 450 talented children with disabilities from 62 regions of Russia, CIS, and abroad in St. Petersburg every year. The main mission of the project is to promote development of creativity and self-realization of gifted children with disabilities, as well as to promote their better social adaptation in the modern world.
    address: State Academic Mariinsky Theater, Shostakovich Academic Philharmonic. Grand Hall, State Russian Museum, Imperial Porcelain Factory, “Kurortny” Cinema Center. Contcert Hall, The Russian Academy of Fine Arts Museum. “Penates” Museum
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (717-11-92)
    From: 26 May 2018
    Till: 31 May 2018
  • Festivals and Contests for Children
    8th St. Petersburg Open Competition for Young Pianists
    8th St. Petersburg Open Competition for Young Pianists
    The competition is aimed at preserving the traditions of the St. Petersburg Piano Performing School, identifying the most gifted, professionally promising students, popularizing classical and modern piano music.
    address: Vasily Andreev Saint-Petersburg Children's Music School
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (598-83-11)
    From: 21 May 2018
    Till: 04 November 2018
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    “DETISSIMO - 2018” Festival
    “DETISSIMO - 2018” Festival
    A cheerful vernissage of greeting cards, created by young talents, opens the annual “Detissimo” project and an exhibition “Post Games”, dedicated to the International Museum Day. After the festival, masterpieces of young artists will fly all over the world from the post office of the Museum.
    address: Popov Central Museum of Communications
    Hosted by: Organizing Committee (571-00-60)
    From: 17 May 2018
    Till: 25 May 2018
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