The best events of the week: Confederation Cup, concerts, movies and much more

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This week marks the beginning of the Confederation Cup in St Petersburg, but not only. Check out our selection of the best events of the week to find the ones suited for you

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Event: Jazz in Jagger
About: Enjoy the best jazz that the city has to offer in a two-hour-concert. Buy your ticket here.
When: Thursday 15 June
Where: Club Jagger, 2 Konstitutsiy Ploshchad, St Petersburg, 196247
Price: From 350 to 1,200 roubles
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(Photo credit: Renaissance St. Petersburg Baltic Hotel‎WINE Degustation)

Event: Wine Degustation
About: Enjoy your weekend with a good glass of wine, and a beautiful view to the city centre. Admission is free but the places are limited, so hurry up and book your spot, follow the link here to know how.
When: Saturday 17 June
Where: Renaissance St Petersburg Baltic Hotel, 4 Pochtamtskaya Ulitsa, St Petersburg, 190000
Price: Free
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(Photo credit: Mariinsky Theatre‎Stravinsky-135)

Event: Stravinsky-135
About: In honour of the 135th anniversary of the Russian composer Igor Stranvinsky the Mariinsky Theatre will host a day dedicated to his work. Buy your ticket here.
When: Saturday 17 June
Where: Mariinsky Theatre, 1 Teatralnaya Ploshchad, St Petersburg, 190000
Price: From 1,000 to 2,000 roubles
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Event: On-The-Go Acoustic Concert
About: Good news for indie music fans! Russian indie rock band, On-The-Go, is performing live in St Petersburg for the first time. Watch a short performance by them here. Buy your tickets here.
When: Saturday 17 June
Where: 47 Marshala Govorova ulitsa, St Petersburg, 198095
Price: From 800 to 1,600 roubles
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(Photo credit: QuartaRiata Residency of Arts & Technology‎QQQ-Opening)

Event: QQQ-Opening
About: Enjoy a long night full of light, fresh air, bright electronic musical performances, art, parties and great food as QQQ art gallery opens in St Petersburg with three simple purpose Q-GIF, Q-cafe and Q-events. The gallery is supposed to host a series of summer events from exhibitions to concerts and parties.
When: Saturday 17 June to Sunday 18 June
Where: Quarta Riata Residency of Arts and Technology, 2 Zolotayya ulitsa, St Petersburg, 198516
Price: 300 roubles
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Event: FIFA Confederation Cup 2017
About: The champions of each continent meet in St Petersburg to compete for the Confederations Cup. Find a cool bar to watch them games with local or international people, or, if you’re a real football fan and you can afford it, buy your tickets here or for second hand tickets try here.
When: Saturday 17 June to 2 July
Where: Krestovsky Stadium, 1 Morskovskiy Prospekt, St Petersburg
Price: Starts from 3,000 roubles
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Event: International Party
About: Sunday is networking day in St Petersburg! Meet new people, enlarge your circle of friends and have a great time in a cozy bar-restaurant in the city centre.
When: Sunday 18 June, 7pm
Where: Bud Place, 17 Bolshaya Konyushennaya Ulitsa, St Petersburg, 191186
Price: Free
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(Photo credit: DOT‎ Tekstil Video Podcast w/ Regulär (live))

Event: Tekstil Video Podcast
About: On Sunday the rooftop of one of the most eccentric clubs of St Petersburg will open its doors early for a day dedicated to music. Sunday’s special host will be Regulär. Find their music here.
When: Sunday 18 June, 2pm
Where: DOT, 30 Kozhevennaya liniya, St Petersburg, 199106
Price: Free
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Event: Documentary: Revolution – a New Art for a New World
About: (+16) Don’t miss the screening of the new British-Russian documentary about Russian art in the early 20 century and how it’s connected to political change in Russia and the Marxist revolution.
When: Friday June 16
Where: Avrora Cinema, 60 Nevsky Prospekt, St Petersburg, 191023
Price: 350 roubles
Language: English

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Event: Four Seasons: Ballet in Two Acts
About: The music of the contemporary British composer Max Richter represents a 21st century interpretation of Antonio Vivaldi’s masterpiece. The Four Seasons is Ilya Zhivoi’s first full-length ballet. Ilya Zhivoi, a dancer with the Mariinsky Theatre and a regular participant of the Creative Workshop of Young Choreographers at the ballet festival Mariinsky, has been annually presenting new productions on his home stage since 2013.
When: Monday 19 June
Where: Mariinsky Theatre II, 34 Dekabristov Ulitsa, St Petersburg, 190000
Price: From 1,400 to 6,000 roubles
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