It’s time to plan your week: don’t miss the best events of the week in St Petersburg!

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A St Patrick’s Day party, concerts, free lectures, and jazz festivals! This week St Petersburg will have something to offer for everyone, check out our list of events and plan your week ahead!

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Event: How do Russians understand freedom?
About: This weekend, Internations will start a new series of events dedicated to philosophy and to unveiling the mysteries of the Russian society. The first meeting will be devoted to answering the question: how do Russians understand freedom?
When: Thursday 16 March, from 7.30pm to 9pm
Where: James Cook Pub&Cafe, 2 Shvedskiy Pereulok, St Petersburg, 191186
Price: Free
Language: English

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Event: Amy Pieterse: Becoming Innocent – Love and Theory
About: The famous Dutch vocalist and songwriter Amy Pieterse will perform on Thursday at Social Club where she will present some of the songs from her new album Becoming Innocent – Love and Theory.
When: Thursday 16 March, 8pm
Where: Social Club, 40/11 Rubinstein St Petersburg, Russia, 191002
Price: 500 roubles, buy your ticket here

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Event: Public lecture Street Art Culture
About: Attend an interesting free lecture by Andrey Zaitsev, director of the Street Art Museum of St Petersburg to learn about the history of street art in Russia and the avant-garde artist who formed a movement in the beginning of 20th century, as well as the role of street art created by ordinary citizens in contemporary St Petersburg.
When: Thursday 16 March, 6.30pm to 8.00pm
Where: Anna Akhmatova Museum, 53 Liteyny Prospekt, St Petersburg, 191104
Price: Free
Language: Russian

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Event: Proximity w/ Ilia Midnyte & Adelina (Kiev)
About: On Friday, the party Proximity at Mosaique will start with a special guest: Ilia Midnyte, curator of the magazine Pіvnіch, based in Kiev.
When: Friday 17 March,
Where: Mosaique, 2 Konyushennaya Ploshchad, St Petersburg, 191186
Price: 200 roubles

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Event: Core at Mosaique
About: This Saturday the club Mosaique will open all of its dancefloors for a special 12-hour party. The CORE event will host an international line-up with numerous Italian, German and Dutch artists like DJ Overdose, June, DJ Octopus, and many Russian artists. Check out the event to see the complete line-up.
When: Saturday 18 March,
Where: Mosaique, 2 Konyushennaya Ploshchad, St Petersburg, 191186
Price: From 500 to 900 roubles

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Event: Party for St Patrick’s day
About: Are you an Irish person living in St Petersburg? Or simply someone who values Irish music and traditions? In that case, do not miss this opportunity to celebrate St Patrick’s day with traditional Celtic music and dances.
When: Saturday 18 March
Where: Aurora Concert Hall, 5/2 Pirogovskaya Embankment, St Petersburg, 194044
Price: 800 roubles

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Event: Culinary workshop: Taste of Ethiopia
About: Discover the taste of Ethiopia through a unique cooking workshop. During the event, you will have the chance to take part in a traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony and learn how to make Ethiopian coffee with green beans and spices. Cook and eat the famous spongy sourdough flatbread called injera, which is used to scoop up meat and vegetable stews and end your cooking session with a delicious lunch.
When: Sunday March 19, from noon to 3pm
Where: Cafe TERKI, 4 Teatralnaya Ploshchad, St Petersburg, 190000
Price: 1,000 roubles, book your spot here.
Language: English

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Event: Movie screening Lili Marleen
About: Enjoy a relaxing Sunday with one of the classics of the German cinema, Lili Marlene by the director Rainer Werner Fassbinder. The movie, set in WWII, is based on the book Der Himmel hat viele Farben (The Heavens Have Many Colors) by Lale Andersen about a struggling love story between a German singer and a Swiss Jewish composer.
When: Sunday 19 March, 7pm
Where: Rodina Kino, 12 Karavannaya Ulitsa, St Petersburg, 191023
Price: 200 roubles
Language: German with Russian subtitles

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Event: Jazz Festival
About: Enjoy a day of jazz with the big jazz festival. The event will host various guests, both international and Russian. Beside many concerts, the programme will include various vocal and dance sets for jazz lovers.
When: Friday 24 March
Where: Tkachi,60 Obvodniy Channel Embankment,St Petersburg, 192007
Price: From 600 to 800 roubles, buy your ticket here

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