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The White Nights festival in St. Petersburg

The White Nights festival in St. Petersburg

Culture vultures with a penchant for staying up late: this one’s for you. In midsummer, on account of its latitude, St Petersburg becomes the city of the white nights. The sun sets late into the evening and dark, when it…

White nights in St Petersburg

White nights in St Petersburg

Summer’s a time for celebrations in St Petersburg as we approach the launch of this year’s White Nights Festival.  It runs from 27th May until 2nd August and makes good use of the long hours of daylight known as Beliye…

“THE STARS OF THE WHITE NIGHTS” INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL IN ST-PETERSBURG

“The Stars of the White Nights” Festival is an international arts festival that takes place every year in St-Petersburg, Russia, during the period of the so-called White Nights. It usually starts at the end of May and lasts till the…

The Scarlet Sails Festival 2011

The Scarlet Sails Festival, which is the most massive and famous public event during the White Nights in St.Petersburg, will approximately be taking place during the night of 19-20 of June 2011. This Festival has become a real brand of…