22 July in the center of the Northern capital will host three events: the marathon “White nights” rehearsal of the parade on the occasion of Navy Day and jazz festival “Nevskaya Symphony”.
The annual start of the marathon “White nights” will be given July 22 at 7:50 for a distance of 42 km 195 meters from the Palace square, and for a distance of 10 km — 8:20. Proceeding past St. Isaac’s Cathedral, the participants will cross the Neva river at the Annunciation bridge, from where opens a view of the parade of ships (about a dozen) involved in the rehearsal of the main military-sea parade in the country.
Parade rehearsal will be held from 11:00 to 13:00. In connection with the implementation of the above activities Sunday, July 22, from six o’clock in the morning block the Liteiny bridge, the Fontanka river embankment, embankments of the Neva river (at different times), as well as some of the streets Vasileostrovsky, Admiralty and Central areas. In addition, will be closed the Congress with Bolsheokhtinsky bridge on the Sinopskaya embankment. Also will be closed to the Palace square and divorced some bridges.
On the same day at Exchange square is planned to hold the jazz festival “spring Symphony”. Accordingly, it will be prohibited the entry of vehicles to this area.