About festival

«Barents Bird» is an annual international festival that takes place every spring in Murmansk. Festival days are filled with numerous cultural events and interesting meetings. But most importantly, what's going on at the time is live communication, productive cooperation and exchange of experience that occurs not only between the professionals – festival participants, but also between the actors and the audience. 

The Barents Region Festival tries to keep the flavor of the north, but, at the same time, is not limited to it. These days Murmansk becomes the center of modern culture, where Nordic culture is the main one and is open to something new, beautiful and unexplored.

It is no accident that people in Murmansk associate first truly spring days of April with life full of creativity. After all, the beautiful suits northern spring well. This is an optimistic time aspiring forward, the time of the «Barents Bird».