Many wonderful events take place in the world, and everyone wants to see these festivals. White Night Festival is one of them that held in St. Petersburg, Russia. The White Night Festival is an International arts festival that held during the season of the midnight sun. Download the White Nights Festival Latest HD Pictures in 1080p format.
Saint Petersburg City Administration organized it. The festival starts in May with the Stars of the White Nights and ends in July at Mariinsky Theatre. Some performances of the festival held before and after the official dates.
The festival has featured the series of classical ballet, opera, and music events. The performances of Russian dancers, singers, musicians, and actors as well as famous international guest stars are included.
Classical Ballet or Opera
Every evening during the festival a performance held at Mariinsky Theatre. The evening performances start at 7 pm. But some time timings are different; it may be 6 pm to 8 pm as well as they can also start at 12 noon on 2 pm to 4 pm.
The beginnings of the white nights launched by the first mayor of St. Petersburg, Anatoly Sobchak. Many stars have performed here in which Placido Domingo, Olga Borodina, Alfred Brendel, Anna Netrebko, Carlo Maria Giulini, Deborah Voigt, James Conlon, and many other classical performers included.
White Night are not only famous, here are one of the oldest and popular event that called “ Scarlet Sails” it started after the world war II in 1922. It is a romantic holiday with a light show.
White Nights Carnivals
During the White Night Festival, a Carnivals series takes place. It is the largest famous carnival which takes place in the Peterhof suburb. It is a stage for international stars of modern music. Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Scorpions are the recent starts of this stage.