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Soviet youth festival: memories from the past

October 16, 18:01 UTC+3

Russia hosts the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students on October 14-22

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Muscovites greeting the guests of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students, 1957
Muscovites greeting the guests of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students, 1957
Muscovites greeting the guests of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students, 1957
© Viktor Koshevoy, Vladimir Savostyanov/TASS
The opening ceremony of the sports tournaments during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow
The opening ceremony of the sports tournaments during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow
The opening ceremony of the sports tournaments during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow
© A.Batanov, V.Mastyukov/TASS
The 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in 1957 was the largest-ever, with 34,000 young men and women from 100 countries taking part. Photo: Students form the word “Peace”
The 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in 1957 was the largest-ever, with 34,000 young men and women from 100 countries taking part. Photo: Students form the word “Peace”
The 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in 1957 was the largest-ever, with 34,000 young men and women from 100 countries taking part. Photo: Students form the word “Peace”
© Valentin Sobolev/TASS
Young people from Africa, Argentina and Bulgaria talking at the official opening of the festival at the Vladimir Lenin Central Stadium in Moscow, 1957
Young people from Africa, Argentina and Bulgaria talking at the official opening of the festival at the Vladimir Lenin Central Stadium in Moscow, 1957
Young people from Africa, Argentina and Bulgaria talking at the official opening of the festival at the Vladimir Lenin Central Stadium in Moscow, 1957
© L. Bordukov/TASS
Opening of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
Opening of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
Opening of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
© A.Batanov/TASS
Concert of delegates from Africa at the VDNKh exhibition center, 1957
Concert of delegates from Africa at the VDNKh exhibition center, 1957
Concert of delegates from Africa at the VDNKh exhibition center, 1957
© Emmanuil Yevzerikhin/TASS
A carnival participant from Africa at the Red Square, 1957
A carnival participant from Africa at the Red Square, 1957
A carnival participant from Africa at the Red Square, 1957
© Vasily Yegorov/TASS
The Scottish Highlanders Orchestra and delegates from Ukraine, 1957
The Scottish Highlanders Orchestra and delegates from Ukraine, 1957
The Scottish Highlanders Orchestra and delegates from Ukraine, 1957
© Viktor Yankov/TASS
Delegate from Chile shows the pinback buttons, collected during the festival, 1957
Delegate from Chile shows the pinback buttons, collected during the festival, 1957
Delegate from Chile shows the pinback buttons, collected during the festival, 1957
© V.Gaganov/TASS
Muscovites welcome Jordanian delegates, 1957
Muscovites welcome Jordanian delegates, 1957
Muscovites welcome Jordanian delegates, 1957
© Nikolai Rakhmanov/TASS
Indonesian and Tunisian delegates among Moscow residents, 1957
Indonesian and Tunisian delegates among Moscow residents, 1957
Indonesian and Tunisian delegates among Moscow residents, 1957
© Emmanuil Yevzerikhin/TASS
Fireworks seen during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
Fireworks seen during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
Fireworks seen during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
© Alexander Konkov, Valentin Mastyukov/TASS
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Muscovites greeting the guests of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students, 1957
© Viktor Koshevoy, Vladimir Savostyanov/TASS
The opening ceremony of the sports tournaments during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow
© A.Batanov, V.Mastyukov/TASS
The 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in 1957 was the largest-ever, with 34,000 young men and women from 100 countries taking part. Photo: Students form the word “Peace”
© Valentin Sobolev/TASS
Young people from Africa, Argentina and Bulgaria talking at the official opening of the festival at the Vladimir Lenin Central Stadium in Moscow, 1957
© L. Bordukov/TASS
Opening of the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
© A.Batanov/TASS
Concert of delegates from Africa at the VDNKh exhibition center, 1957
© Emmanuil Yevzerikhin/TASS
A carnival participant from Africa at the Red Square, 1957
© Vasily Yegorov/TASS
The Scottish Highlanders Orchestra and delegates from Ukraine, 1957
© Viktor Yankov/TASS
Delegate from Chile shows the pinback buttons, collected during the festival, 1957
© V.Gaganov/TASS
Muscovites welcome Jordanian delegates, 1957
© Nikolai Rakhmanov/TASS
Indonesian and Tunisian delegates among Moscow residents, 1957
© Emmanuil Yevzerikhin/TASS
Fireworks seen during the 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in Moscow, 1957
© Alexander Konkov, Valentin Mastyukov/TASS

Russia hosts the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students on October 14-22. The official opening and main events take place in Sochi’s Olympic Park. Moscow hosted two world festivals - in 1957 and 1985. The 6th World Festival of Youth and Students in 1957 was the largest-ever, with 34,000 young men and women from 100 countries taking part. It was the first World Festival of Youth and Students held in the Soviet Union, which was opening its doors for the first time to the world. TASS remembers how it all started.

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