Wednesdays, 5-10pm at VODA SPA sauna club, Bolshoi Savinskii pereoulok 12/13; Metro Komsomolskaya. Moustached, bearded, big and hairy guys gather to relax in warm and comfortable company.
Sundays, 7pm-midnight at 7 Freedays, Milyutinskiy pereulok 6/1: Metro Lubyanka. Bear Sunday, cozy bar, WiFi, events, games, karaoke, dancing, movies, shows, conversation (maybe discontinued).
February 11, 2017, 9pm-6am, ul. Selskokhozyaystvennaya 15 (ул. Сельскохозяйственная 15), bldg (корпус) 3. 21+ men-only Gay Fetish Cruise Party - age 23 + under discounts. Nr Botanical Garden (Ботанический сад). Password: Stag (МАЛЬЧИШНИК!). Dress code: fetish and kinky or underwear. 800 rubles. Next: Feb 25th.
February 20 - March 4, 2017. Russian Mardi Gras, beginning of Orthodox Lent; ancient pagan origins. Ploschad Revolutsii & Red Square. Concerts, singing, dancing, costumes, circus acts, bonfires, fireworks, fist fights, puppets, butter bliny, much vodka.
June 22-29, 2017 at Multiplex Cinema October, ulitsa Novy Arbat 24, (Metro: Arbatskaya). One of the oldest film festivals in the world, held the first time in 1935; modern event since 1959. Russian and international feature films, documentaries and shorts.
November 2017? Past event took place November 17-26, 2016 at Sokos Hotel, 2-4 Birzhevoy Pereulok, Radisson SAS Hotel, 49/2 Nevsky Prospect, Club Mod, 7 Griboedov Kanal Embankment, and Space Loft 18.46, 2 A Aresenalnaya, with screenings of international LGBTQ films. See their website for upcoming plans for 2017 and/or beyond.