10 must-visit summer events in Sverdlovsk region for travellers

Apr 25, 2018

Event tourism gathers pace. Events of local and global scales are held in Sverdlovsk region, the place where Europe and Asia meet and traditions combine with a modern approach to events organization. Tourism development center of Sverdlovsk region introduces event calendar for summer 2018!

Major Events of Sverdlovsk region

Barbecue festival, June 2-3, Ekaterinburg

Annual Gastronomy festival will feature workshops for guests made by Ekaterinburg chief cooks who will share their secret recipes of cooking meat and unique summer menu recipes. Guests will visit numerous interactive venues, farm products fair and Kids Cookery School.

Pokrsovsky Rubezh Festival — reenactment, June 6, Artemovsky

Events of Civil War 1918 will be recreated while guests will view the Pokrovskoye village battle reenactment. Organizers are preparing diverse program: interactive venues, military field camps, workshops and XX century styled photoshoots.

Mramornaya Milya (Marble Mile) Festival, July, Polevskoy

Festival guests will join workshops of stone-cutting, metal and concrete crafts, take part in conference dedicated to urban environment transformation and the stone-cutting art. In one month sculptors will create marble objets d’art.

Innoprom international industrial fair, July 9-12, Ekaterinburg

Innoprom is Russia’s largest industrial trade fair. In 2018, Digital Production has become its key topic and South Korea will act as the main partner country of the fair.

Russia-China EXPO, July 9-12, Ekaterinburg

EXPO is an essential communication platform both for Russia and China. The fair will give impulse to promote relations, explore possibilities and enter the direct dialogue with business representatives.

Haymaking tournament, July 14, Arti

Visitors will see the way of life in village homestead, taste dishes of Ural national cuisine, buy scythes produced in Arti plant and popular craftwork goods from all over the Ural region. Mowing and scythe hammering workshops are scheduled throughout the festival.

Ural Tsar Days, July 14-21, Ekaterinburg, Alapaevsk

Tsar Days international festival will be dedicated to 100th anniversary of Romanovs Tsar family and last Emperor Nikolai’s passing. In the schedule: cultural, historical, musical and educational events, sessions with famous historians and cultural luminaries, as also special church services devoted to saint Regal passion-bearers.

Redhead Day Festival, July 22, Nizhny Tagil

Festival starts with parade of number one people of this day — those who were sun-kissed. Festival will use various interactive venues for sports, open-air painting, face paint and literary adventure game.

Ural Terra Jazz Festival, August 4, Kamyshlov

Ural Terra Jazz is in the Top 10 most popular open air festivals in Russia. In the schedule: authentic atmosphere, exhibitions and fairs, Russian and foreign jazz band shows, workshops, city walking tours and concerts.

Irbit Fair, August 10-12, Irbit

At Irbit Fair, guests will find various goods, exhibitions, business events, presentations, theater festivals, sport games and quizzes at different venues, as well as Craftsmen City where everyone can make their own special souvenirs.

Sverdlovsk Region Tourism Development Centre of Sverdlovsk Region