Scarlet Sails 2014
Sunday, 18 May 2014 03:32

Scarlet Sails 2014

"Scarlet Sails" will be held on the night of June 20, 21

The traditional holiday of school graduates, begins on the evening of 20 June and ends in the early morning. On this night, Palace Square will be closed for the majority of citizens, the subway will work around the clock, and city buses will run throughout the night.

The main square of St. Petersburg as always will be accessible only by special guests and school graduates. 

The head of the committee on education Zhenya Vorobyova announced date of the "Scarlet Sails". She also suggested that the festival will visit about 30,000 alumni and more than 1 million residents and visitors alike.

In the lightest  night of the White Nights on the Neva River the  ship of the dream  will  sail under  the scarlet sails – a symbol of  hopes, dreams and  bright future. This celebration has become one of the most significant events in life of Saint-Petersburg.

The celebration  will  unfold on the Palace Square and the on  Spit of Basil Island.  The master of the ceremony,   hearing  the applause of thousands of spectators,  will announce the brightest stars of the Russian musical Olympus.

The culmination of the  celebration  "The Scarlet Sails" will be  the legendary show of fire, water and light in the night waters of the Neva River.

On the night of 20 to 21 June 2014 on the Neva River  the fabulous ship under   the scarlet  sails will appear again.  Its  appearance will be the culmination of the event  "The Scarlet Sails" which  is traditionally  held in Saint-Petersburg.

The structure of the event "The Scarlet Sails" in 2014 will be traditional: the concerts at the Palace Square (entrance to  for the alumni by  the invitations only) and on the spit of Vasilievsy Island the events will be organized for all guests and residents of Saint- Petersburg.   The  perfect music, pyrotechnical show on the Neva River, and  the appearance of  an old brigantine under scarlet sails. This will be a night to remember!

The festival will be attended by the most fashionable artists,  chosen according to   the wishes of the alumni.

It's a must see, it will be a night to remember.


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