• Barnaul hippodrome
Altai Territory, Barnaul, Kosmonavtov Avenue, 61

In addition to the every Sunday summer races of trotters and prize horses, the regional hippodrome organizes and hosts the most diverse entertainment events. At the drawing of the Cup of the Governor of the Altai Territory within the framework of the Big Siberian Circle competitions, spectators do not fit into the stands. The format of the Grand Prix Monte Carlo resembles a social event. The opening of the Altai Wintering Festival becomes a noisy carnival. The patriotic holiday dedicated to Victory Day is remembered for the spectacular tricks performed by the military and the parade of technology.

At the hippodrome, they organize big children's parties with show jumping and horse racing, high school horse riding performances and pony cotillions. The arena of the hippodrome is used by dog handlers, holding team all-around and canis-art festival here. Aimed at children and adults with disabilities, the festival involves them in "Paralympic competitions", relay races with dogs and animators, interactive dog-animation performances.

The huge territory of the hippodrome hosts large-scale competitions for motor and motorcycle athletes. Russian freestyle motocross stars, motorcycle clubs of the region and neighboring regions take part in the FMX Extreme Show motocross. Cycling stunts, demonstration performances of motorcycle schools in Barnaul, a beauty contest "Miss Extreme" and an exhibition of motor vehicles add to the entertainment of the event.

Winter track car races for the Governor's Cup gather the strongest pilots from more than a dozen cities at the Barnaul hippodrome. The winner gets a solid prize - a new Lada Granta. These competitions are considered the 5th stage of the Cup of the Urals, Siberia and Kazakhstan.

Photo from the site of the Barnaul Hippodrome and from the archives of the Altayturcenter


Travel Tips

If you find yourself in Barnaul on the eve of Victory Day, it makes sense to visit the military-patriotic holiday at the hippodrome. For spectators, a parade of cavalrymen, modern combat and military retro-equipment is arranged, hand-to-hand combat performed by military personnel and methods of detention of "violators" with service dogs are demonstrated. The soldiers amaze the audience by breaking burning bricks with their hands and lying on the broken glass. Themed photo zones will provide you with memorable shooting.
Where is
Barnaul, Kosmonavtov Avenue, 61

How to get there
By public transport to the stop "Dairy Plant", by personal transport - about a kilometer from the Kosmonavtov Avenue on the street. Solnechnaya Polyana.