V1 FESTIVAL is the biggest hip-hop festival in Saint Petersburg. An important feature of V1 is the unification of all hip-hop culture elements in one event. V1 naturally combines high profile artists and organization level with the intimacy of the festival stage.
For the last 7 years 33 events took place dedicated to breaking, rap, DJing and graffiti.
The five-day V1 Festival goes down annually in the middle of the summer. Additionally to it every 2 months local events are held. V1 events which also gather a considerable crowd and participants from all over the world. The admission and participation for the events are free of charge.