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).
September 2, 2017, 9pm-6am, ul. Selskokhozyaystvennaya 15 (ул. Сельскохозяйственная 15), bldg (корпус) 3. 21+ men-only Gay Fetish Cruise Party; ages 23 and younger discounts. Nr Botanical Garden (Ботанический сад). Password: Stag (МАЛЬЧИШНИК!). Dress code: fetish/ kinky or underwear (clothing check). 900 rubles.
February 12-18, 2018. 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.
April, 2018 (TBC) 4 days at at Loft ATV, Krasnaya Oktyabra 6C3, 2ND floor, Bersenevskaya Embankment. International LGBTQ film screenings, Past year: Angry Indian Goddesses; Theo & Hugo Paris 5:59; Margharita With A Straw; Who is Gonna Love Me Now?; We've Been Around; The Trans List; Sick. Also two programs of 19 short films from Europe, USA, Canada, Mexico, Turkey, and Russia.
June, 2018, one week 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.