The Olympic stadium will be closed for renovation. What will happen with the concerts of stars?


Спорткомплекс «Олимпийский» закроется на реконструкцию. Что будет с концертами звезд? The new owners intend to upgrade the building. “Olympic” is one of the largest concert venues not only in Moscow but also in Europe, there are celebrities of world level. In two years, the complex will be completely transformed, but will retain the historic facade.

One of the main sites of the capital sports complex “Olympic” – will soon be closed for renovation. Recently the building changed hands. The transaction took place in mid-December, however, it is still unknown how much the buyers paid. Now the new owners, group of companies “Kiev area” intend to do a complete overhaul, investing in the project more than $ 400 million.

Previously, the building belonged to the group of companies “Alliance”, whose President is a big businessman Musa Bazhaev. Now he has a new owners nisanov and Zarah Iliev, which intend to close the “Olympic” in 2019. According to their calculations, the reconstruction will last two years. During this time, all objects are fully updated swimming pools, skating rink, gymnasiums, centres for exhibitions and conferences, a multiplex cinema, a Spa and fitness area, a café and a concert hall. Lately that’s where famous artists from all over the world grandiose show.

“All concerts and events scheduled in SC “Olympic” in 2018, will be held on schedule. In 2019, the facility will close for renovation, which will happen gradually,” say the new owners.

After the reconstruction needs to receive the hall-transformer with an updated sound system, which will bring concerts to a new level.

Verify that the sports complex was built specifically for the Olympic games, which were held in Moscow in 1980. As reports TASS with reference to the press service of the company, during the reconstruction preserved the historic facade of the building.

By the way, “the Kiev area” owns several large markets in Moscow. The organization also owns the hotel “Ukraine”, shopping center “European”. Moreover, the company is now engaged in several major projects they are responsible for building the hotel near the Park “Zaryadye” in the center of the capital, converted into a hotel in one of the buildings on Novy Arbat, as well as rekonstruiruet Shchelkovo the bus station.