Christmas markets in St. Petersburg in 2019-2020
At the Christmas markets in St. Petersburg, you can not only buy everything you need to celebrate the New Year (presents, decor, food, etc.), but also have fun. Similar events are held annually from the end of November. In 2019, several dozen fairs are planned.
Ideal venues for organizing fairs are squares and boulevards, where many people always gather. There are several suitable locations in St. Petersburg.
On Pioneer Square
The most grandiose Christmas market in St. Petersburg is spread out on Pioneer Square. Here you can buy a lot of souvenirs, find out the history and traditions of the holiday, take part in various master classes, taste Christmas treats, and admire a vivid and memorable show. By the way, the main decoration of the event is considered to be the All-Russian Santa Claus, who specially comes from Ustyug. Many manufacturers seek to participate in the exhibition, as it is considered prestigious. Among the merchants are not only domestic, many come from neighboring countries.
On the night of December 31 to January 1, the fair is open until 3 a.m. Thus, it is one of the most popular places to celebrate.
On Elagin Island
In December, TsPKIO them. Kirova on Yelagin Island turns into a holiday territory with shops, food courts, tents for MK. The fair is inferior in size to the one that takes place on Pioneer Square, but in terms of duration it has no equal. As a rule, she meets guests from mid-December to the end of January. It works on weekdays, weekends and holidays (from 16:00 to 20:00 and from 12:00 to 22:00, respectively).
Address: Yelagin Island, 4
At Malaya Konyushennaya
On the eve of the onset of 2020, Christmas book alleys are being organized for the fifth time at Malaya Konyushennaya. This is a true paradise for book lovers. Here you can buy books, as well as meet with popular authors and artists.
In shopping centers
In December-January, almost every shopping center becomes a venue for the sale of festive goods and a place for winter entertainment with songs, dances, master classes and competitions.
Here is just a small list of shopping centers, where on the eve of the holiday you can buy everything you need and have a great time.
- DLT: st. Bolshaya Konyushennaya, 21-23.
- City Mall: 17 Kolomyazhsky Ave., building 2.
- "London Mall": st. Kollontai, 3.
- "Rainbow" 14 Cosmonauts Ave.
In exhibition centers
There are several exhibition venues in St. Petersburg. In December, each of them turns into a large-scale Christmas market for at least a few days.
November 28, 2019 opens the door to the fair "Necessary things for the winter." She is ready to meet guests until December 2, 2019. A wide winter assortment awaits visitors to the event. In addition, the organizers offer an interesting cultural and entertainment program with festivities in the Russian style, contests, master classes, etc.
From December 23 to 29, the event "Gifts for the New Year" will be held at the same venue. Do not hesitate, here you will find everything you need for a great meeting in 2020 - from presentations to relatives and colleagues to treats on the festive table.
Address: st. Captain Voronin, 13
From December 5 to 8, the JCC is waiting for everyone who is used to preparing for the holiday in advance. Usually, hundreds of exhibitors from Russia, Europe and Asia come to the New Year's Gift Fair. Here you can buy home decor, clothes, toys, accessories and various hand-made products, as well as food.
Address: 8 Yuri Gagarin Ave.
If someone did not have time to purchase the necessary things for celebrating at the fair in the JCC, then from December 12 to December 15, 2019 the same event will unfold in Lenexpo. It is worth recognizing that the "New Year's gift" is considered one of the favorite places of St. Petersburg for the purchase of presents and a great pastime.
Address: 103 Bolshoi V.O. Ave.
St. Petersburg is not in vain called the cultural capital. Here you can find not only traditional fairs, but also original ones.
At Arts Square Gallery
If you want to buy unique gifts for your family for the holiday, you should definitely visit the Arts Square Gallery. Here you will find unusual Christmas balls, magnificent figures made of ceramics, stylish decorations and magnificent paintings.
Address: st. Italian, 5
In the loft project "Floors"
The list of products that can be purchased in the Loft "Floors" is large - from food to souvenirs and clothing. Therefore, if you want to charge yourself with an excellent mood and prepare gifts for your family, you should definitely visit this site.
Address: 74 Ligovsky Ave.
At Boom freedom Bazaar
A place for those who love nightlife. The fair opens its doors at 15:00 and is open until 3 hours.
Address: st. Kazan, 7