Diary of the Festival
3 october 2016

Russia is going to celebrate #YearBeforeFestival!

October 14, exactly one year prior to the kick-off of the XIX World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, Sochi and other cities of Russia will be held some festive events.

Diary of the Festival
3 october 2016

Russia is going to celebrate #YearBeforeFestival!

The main festive platform is Sparrow Hills in Moscow. It will bring together more than 5,000 young people, students of Metropolitan universities to launch a countdown to the start of the festival. All participants are offered a rich program: passing GTO norms at the site, a food court "Cuisines of the World", a festive concert with the participation of the Russian pop stars.

The main character of the evening will become the countdown clock, which will be installed on the observation platform of Sparrow hills and beautify the urban space in the coming year. It is expected that volunteers and participants will initiate colorful flash mobs #ПриветВФМС2017 and #HelloWFYS2017, and tell why the modern generation of all over the world knows each other in a maximum of six steps of separation and how WFMS 2017 will facilitate the work coordination of youth from all over the world for peace throughout the world.

You can also become a participant of the event! Form your team of at least 10 people➡ send a list to the mail participants@russia2017.com. In the list, you should specify the name, age, status (student, professional), education institution or place of work. The subject of the email➡"Want to the Festival." Hurry up! The application should be sent no later than October 12!

Besides Moscow and Sochi the festive events will also be attended by students of Federal universities of Vladivostok, Yakutsk, Krasnoyarsk, Ekaterinburg, Kazan, Arkhangelsk, Simferopol, Rostov-on-don, Stavropol and Kaliningrad.