Petroleum Day has been celebrated on the first Sunday of September each year since 1980. Visitors to Astrakhan on this day can enjoy vibrant celebrations of the oil, gas and fuel industry.
Visitors looking to enjoy the party from a conveniently located hotel in Astrakhan
will be well-placed at the Park Inn by Radisson Astrakhan hotel. Situated close to the city centre and near transport links including the train station, this hotel provides easy access to the celebrations.
Petroleum Day Celebrations
Workers from the oil, gas and fuel industries take a rest on Petroleum Day and reflect on their achievements. Russia is a major global player in the oil and gas industry and a stable and reliable supply of energy is one of the highest priorities for the government. As one of the fastest growing sectors of the domestic economy its success has a huge impact on the future of the country.
To give thanks for their hard work and vital contribution celebrations and cultural events are enjoyed by the whole population of Astrakhan throughout the day and night.
Celebrate Petroleum Day in Astrakhan
Start the Petroleum Day celebrations in the RBG Bar and Grill in the Premier Inn by Radisson Astrakhan Hotel. This Astrakhan restaurant boasts a stone fired grill and serves gourmet chargrilled burgers alongside Russian culinary favourites. Move on to the Lobby bar and enjoy expertly mixed cocktails before heading out to enjoy the national holiday.