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Spasskaya Tower Festival

A military music festival held in Russia's main square


Okhotny Ryad


27 August — 5 September


1800 — 5400

This international military music festival in the Red Square combines military, classical, folk, and pop music, ceremonial parades of military bands, dance shows, exhibition performances with weapons, laser and pyrotechnic effects, and even an equestrian show.

Foreign orchestras will not be attending the festival this year. Only Russian ensembles will be performing. The participants will include: the Central Military Band of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the Central Band of the Navy, the Exemplary Military Band of the Honor Guard, the Cadet Band of the Moscow Military Music College, the Girl Drummers Band of the All-Girls Boarding School at the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the Band of the Russian Emergencies Ministry, and more.

The youngest guests will have their own show program at a special venue: a children's brass bands festival, a guard of honor competition, concerts, interactive activities, creative studios, and many other kinds of entertainment.

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