Tuborg Green Jam
Celebrating street culture
Billed as “a festival from another angle,” Tuborg Green Jam is a celebration of the street music, art, sport, style and food young trendy things in Moscow are raving about. Special guests include outspoken American rapper Earl Sweatshirt and St. Petersburg musician BMB Spacekid. Feeling hungry after fighting your way to the front of the crowds? Grab a bite from Moscow institution Burger Brothers or Gyros for Heroes before watching professional and amateur skateboarders in action and treating yourself to a new pair of high tops.
19 Bumazhny Proyezd, Bldg. 11. Metro Savyolovskaya. drone-expo.ru. Aug. 13-14
Free your inner pilot
Are you a drone fanatic? Do you spend afternoons setting up courses to fly your quadrocopter and annoying pedestrians and stray dogs with their buzzing? If so, or if you aspire to become a master pilot, come to Sokolniki over the weekend for Russia’s first drone expo. You’ll get to test-drive some new models, show off your skills in competitions, check out what your next purchase will be, and hang out with other like-minded folk. Talks, workshops, and a conference are just some of the other activities on offer.
Sokolniki Pavilion 4. Metro Sokolniki. drone-expo.ru
How to be healthy, wealthy and wise
Head to Krasnaya Presnya Park for two days dedicated to health, beauty and sports. Come for yoga, dance classes, and other activities like cheerleading and a mood and ab enhancer. Or give your hair, make-up and nails a makeover while your buddy has a massage. Check out your blood pressure, sugar levels and get a breast cancer screening. Ask doctors for advice on fitness and meditation. Play some sports and then spend some time indulging in some uplifting and wholesome cash therapy in the marketplace. When you work up an appetite, head over to the food court for something delicious and possibly even healthy. Tickets online or at the door.
Krasnaya Presnya Park, 5 Ulitsa Mantulinskaya. Metro Vystavochnaya, Delovoi Tsentr. life-picnic.me Aug. 13-14