This Weekend in St. Petersburg: June 29-30
Listen to indie music by the sea at Sevkabel Port, try the best cheeses made by local farmers, and paint your own eco-bag at Berthold Center! Here is our weekly list of the best events taking place in St. Petersburg this weekend.
Looking for a nice place to recharge your batteries after a busy working week? Head to the Museum of Soviet Arcade Machines, which hosts JazzLike Festival. Here you won’t hear any hackneyed hits, it’s all about improvisation, sincerity and real emotions.
- June 29-30, from midday
- Sevkabel Port
- Tickets: 1,700 rubles for one day and 2,000 rubles for two days
Music, sports and fun – this is what the LocalsOnly! festival that is held at Sevkabel Port this weekend is all about! Even if you’re not a local, swing round to one of St. Pete’s hippest public spaces to participate in cool sports activities, listen to good music, or just admire the sea and wind down a bit. Among the headlines are British pop star Roisin Murphy, American hip hop duo Rae Sremmurd, and Irish rockers Walking on Cars, as well as Denzel Curry, Bhad Bhabie, The Score, MGZAVREBI, and others.
- June 28, 3-9pm; June 29-30, 11am-9pm
- Dolgoozornyy Mall
- Free admission
Cheddar, Mozzarella, Parmesan, Gouda, Roquefort, Camembert, Feta – if these words make your mouth water, Cheese Weekend is exactly the event for you! Apart from purchasing numerous kinds of cheese produced by local farmers, guests can also partake in various workshops, competitions, and wine tastings and listen to jazz music.
- June 29-30
- Berthold Center
- Free admission
The St. Petersburg Fair taking place at Berthold Center this weekend offers a wide variety of designer clothes, accessories, ceramics, cosmetics, and souvenirs, made by local craftspeople and designers. You can also attend workshops on accessories making, enameling, and wool painting, and even paint your own eco-bag.