Afisha Picnic 2013

On July 13th at Kolomenskoye Museum Reserve Afisha Picnic, the biggest outdoor festival in Moscow, will celebrate its tenth anniversary — by bringing together the best summer entertainment, activities and music.

Guests of this special anniversary Afisha Picnic can expect three music stages and the strongest line-up in the festival’s ten-year history, colorful events and summer playgrounds, social projects and educational lecture spots, a market and more than 50 domestic designer brands, three food courts and dozens of street restaurants for every taste.

Afisha Picnic 2013 — is a truly special event for us, — says the festival’s producer Dmitry Pyanov, — this year the Picnic celebrates its tenth anniversary. During this time the festival has repeatedly confirmed its status as the main summer event in the city. This status is indicated by the scale of the event, number of participants, and level of organization.

Ideal City in the Park

Afisha Picnic is not only relevant for music of the highest quality, it is a city that exists within Kolomenskoye Park’s boundaries. Each year it embodies Afisha’s idea of ideal space arrangement, perfect infrastructure and quality of life.

Main scene

Blur One of the world’s best rock bands in the last 20 years (or maybe just the best). In the program — «Girls & Boys», «Song 2», «Coffee &TV», «Parklife» and many others.

Bat for Lashes Also known as Natasha Khan — one of the most talented and interesting young British singers in the last five years.

Afisha Picnic in figures

On July 13, 2013 will be the 10th anniversary of Afisha Picnic. Over the years the festival has been visited by around 330 thousand people and more than 520 musicians and DJs have performed for a total of 90 hours.

La Roux British singer, author of such hits as «In for the Kill» and «Bulletproof», «Grammy» winner and just a real beauty. Importantly La Roux will be presenting songs from a new album, which is coming out this July.

«Splin» Russian rock classics, authors of well known compositions such as «Vyhoda net» («No exit»), «Poi men esche» («Sing to me more») and dozens more well-known hits. For the past fifteen years — one of the most popular guitar bands in Russia.

Buzzcocks Leading figures of British punk, early in their musical career featuring Sex Pistols, will bring to Moscow their major hits «Ever Fallen in Love», «What Do I Get», «Promises».

Zhanna Aguzarova Being the most outrageous Russian performer of the last two decades, Zhanna Aguzarova will perform at the Picnic for the first time and, hopefully, will find a way to surprise the demanding Moscow public.

Kolomenskoye, 12.00-23.00
Tickets pre-sale: 2000 rubles
Official web-site:
picnic.afisha.ru

Contacts for press:
picnic.press@afisha.ru

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