Jingle November all the way: Cool things to do in St Petersburg (23-29 November)

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No capital city in the whole world feels quite like St Petersburg. Hush, we know it’s dark out there and we know you’d rather wake up when December starts. Just take a look at our selection of the best happenings about town, and you’ll remember how cool and eventful the Northern capital really is.

 

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Event: SPb Subway Quest
About: Participants of the quest will see 10 of the most opulent metro stations, find a unique panel that shows if a train will go forward or will return to the depot, search for a “surprise” at one of the stations, find out where the parade ground of the Semenov regiment is situated, have a virtual voyage to the 19th century Obvodny canal embankment, study the development of Soviet industry and much more. Get your tickets here.
When: Saturday 25 November
Where: Byshe, Morskaya Malaya ulitsa, St Petersburg, 191186
Price: 350 roubles
Language: English

 

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Event: GREAT BRASIL PARTY: live music and dancing
About: This Saturday night, Mansarda club will be welcoming Marilia in St Petersburg with an extended party! Live music from NÃO É PROIBIDO band! Get those Samba rolls going.
When: Saturday 25 November
Where: 113 Ligovskiy Prospekt, St Petersburg, 1911119n
Price: 400 roubles
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Event: Thirty years of Finnish Cinema
About: The magnificent Avrora Theatre is celebrating 30 years of Finnish cinema with a 7-day film festival, screening the very best award-winning Finnish movies. Check out the schedule and get your tickets here.
When: Friday 24 November to Wednesday 29 November
Where: 60 Nevsky Prospekt, St Petersburg, 190000
Price: 250
Language: Finnish, German, and English with Russian subtitles

 

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Event: System 3.0 Abandoned Factory Party
About: Do what Berliners do best, party up in a dark-dusty abandoned factory to live electronic music performed by famous DJs including the amazing Electronic Elephant. The event is organised by Berlin Rules and System Festival. Get your tickets here.
When: Saturday 25 November and Sunday 26 November
Where: Sevcable port, 40 Kozhevenaya liniya, St Petersburg, 199106
Price: 1000 to 2800 roubles
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Event: Universe. Mosaique 3 Years Anniversary
About: Party animals in St Petersburg know that Mosaique Club never fails to bring the right kind of madness on the dance floor. This week’s line up of musical guests includes June .live (June Records, Greece), Remain (Meant Records, Paris), Morah (Phormix, Greece), and a bunch of cool DJs and recording artists from Moscow.
When: Saturday 25 November and Sunday 26 November
Where: 2 Konushennaya sqr, St Petersburg, 191186
Price: 1000 roubles
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Event: Team Game for Expatriates
About: Start your Sunday evening in the bar in a pleasant and unconventional way: take part in a game for expats. Feel the spirit of St Petersburg, find new friends, broaden your view, and learn interesting and useful things about Russia. Most importantly, have fun and laugh!
When: Sunday 26 November
Where: DEAD POETS, 12 Zhukovskogo, St Petersburg, 191123
Price: Free
Language: English

 

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Event: 100 YEARS OF SOLITUDE
About: Discover communist myths and reality! The project investigates the long-term consequences of the revolution, such as the civilisational isolation of a society that was attempting to build socialism in a country almost constantly under sanction. The works were created by artists who have witnessed the Soviet civilization and those, who only had a brief acquaintance with the by-gone era in their early childhood
When: Friday 24 November to Wednesday 29 November
Where: 2, 29 Line of Vasilievsky Island, St Petersburg, 199106
Price: Free, admission ticket is needed
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