Football, beatbox, and track-and-field athletics: City Day in Luzhniki

Football, beatbox, and track-and-field athletics: City Day in Luzhniki
Photo by: mos.ru. Maxim Denisov
Visitors are in for music and dancing, sports entertainment and a gala concert.

On 7 September, a big family holiday 'City Day in Luzhniki', attracting more than 200,000 people every year, is to be held. 10:00 am till 07:00 pm, the sports complex id to open about 60 venues, recreation areas and a food court. Visitors will enjoy music and dancing, sports entertainment and a gala concert.

The sports program offers over 40 competitions. Visitors are in for track-and-field events, drone race, solving Rubik's cube, wrestling, push-up and darts competitions. You will also enjoy street sports — streetball, workout, parkour and freestyle. Watch a match between Chertanovo (Moscow) and Neftekhimik (Nizhnekamsk), a blogger futsal tournament and a Football 2x2 mass tournament.  Everyone can take part in a workout or yoga session.

There will also be a dance festival, the Russian beatbox championship, talk shows with big sports stars, Olympic champions, bloggers and sports journalists. MMA Fight Nights mixed martial arts tournament, Archery World Cup final and Russian figure skating team performances will take place as part of the holiday.

Children are invited to attend art grounds, to participate in a competition of crayon drawings on asphalt 'We Draw Sports!'

Admission to all events is free.

This year, Moscow celebrates the City Day on 7 and 8 of September, with the key festivities to run in Tverskaya Street, temporarily pedestrianised.