Ten best events in St Petersburg this week: from kayaking to brewing coffee

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Movies, concerts parties, and many occasions to make new friends in St Petersburg: don’t miss our weekly guide to the best events

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Event: Браво (Bravo) concert
About: (+16) It’s time to hear the legends of Russian rock music! Local rock n roll band Bravo will rock the A2 Green stage this Friday. Watch a promo video for the concert here and buy your tickets here.
When: Friday 28 April
Where: A2 Green Concert club, 3 Medikov Prospekt, St Petersburg, 197022
Price: 1000 to 4000 roubles
Language: Russian

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Event: The dollar trilogy, Clint Eastwood Western classic screening
About: This is where the immortal music of Ennio Morricone rhymes with the sound of gunfire. Get ready cowboys and cowgirls for 3 nights of Western classics directed by the legendary Sergio Leone. Movies on show will include A Fistful of Dollars, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, and For a Few Dollars More.
When: Friday 28, Saturday 29, and Sunday 30 April
Where: Avrora Cinema, 60 Nevsky Prospekt, St Petersburg, 191023
Price: 400 roubles
Language: English with Russian subtitles

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Event: Screening The Man Who Was Too Free
About: The movie written by Mikhail Fishman and directed by Vera Krischevskaya shows the life and fate of the former opposition politician Boris Nemtsov. The story begins in the 90s, when Nemtsov was viewed by many as the possible future president of the country and ends in February 2015, when he was shot and killed crossing the Bolshoy Moskvoretsky Bridge near the Kremlin.
When: Saturday 29 April, 4pm
Where: LenDok, 12, Kryukova kanala embankment, St Petersburg, 190068
Price: 250 roubles
Language: Russian

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Event: Become profi in making coffee
About: For all the coffee lovers out there: don’t miss this chance to learn more about your favourite beverage and learn new ways of making coffee. During the event, you will explore how people make coffee in Arabic countries, in Italy and in Japan. Buy your ticket here.
When: Saturday 29 April at noon
Where: Cafe Addis,120 Nevsky Prospekt, St Petersburg, 191036
Price: 600 roubles
Language: English

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Event: Realtime w/ Klim & Simon P pres. Attic Chefs, Stiv Modest
About: This Saturday’s party at Mosaique will include a presentation of the Attic Chef project with Klim and Simon P from the group D-Pulse. Entrance is 21+. Book your ticket here.
When: Saturday 29 April, from 11.55pm to 6am
Where: Mosaique, 2 Konushennaya Ploshchad, St Petersburg, 191186
Price: 200 roubles

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Event: World’s best rock songs on cellos
About: Did you know that rock n roll and cellos are made for each other? Rockcellos thinks so! A night with the best rock n roll hits of all time from Nirvana to Rammstein, Metallica, AC/DC, Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson, Radiohead and more. Watch the very interesting promo video of the concert here and buy your tickets here.
When: Saturday 29 April
Where: Opera concert club, 181 Bypass Canal Embankment, St Petersburg, 190103
Price: 900 to 6,500 roubles

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St.Petersburg CRAFT Weekend‎CRAFT Weekend – 29-30 апреля 2017)

Event: Craft Weekend
About: This weekend St Petersburg will host the second festival of craft beer in the city. The programme will include as many as 60 different breweries, both local and foreign. Besides beer, you will also find snacks, music, art, and a craft market. Buy your ticket here.
When: Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 April
Where: LenEkspo, pavilyon 3, 103k3 Bolshoy Prospekt V.O., St Petersburg, 199106
Price: 400 roubles for one day, 600 for two days

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Event: Reality Saint-P at DOT
About: On Saturday, the event planning company Reality-P will celebrate its 10th year anniversary and what better place to celebrate it than the newly opened club DOT? The line-up will include The Gulf Keepers and Volta Cab, who will perform live.
When: Saturday 29 and 30 April
Where: DOT, 30 Kozhevennaya liniya, St Petersburg, 199106
Price: 300 roubles

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Event: Piter Kayak!
About: Kayaking season will officially start in St Petersburg from the beginning of May. Don’t miss a chance unique to do a kayaking trip on the rivers and canals of St Petersburg with the supervision of experienced guides. Buy your tickets here before 1 May and receive 300 roubles discount.
When: Monday 1 May
Where: Piter Kayak, 26 Krykov canal, St Petersburg, 190068
Price: From 1,500 to 2,500 roubles

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Event: Dalida, biographical romantic French movie
About: (+16) The movie is based on the true story of acclaimed music icon Dalida born in Cairo, who gained celebrity in the 50s, singing in French, Spanish, Arabic, Hebrew, German, Italian, played in Youssef Chahine’s award-winning picture Le Sixième Jour, and who later committed suicide in 1987 in Paris, after selling more than 130 million records worldwide
When: Wednesday 3 May
Where: Avrora Cinema, 60 Nevsky Prospekt, St Petersburg, 191023
Price: 350 roubles
Language: French with Russian subtitles

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