The annual solemn parade in the center of Odessa took place on 9 May on the occasion of Victory Day. Cadets of Odessa National Maritime Academy participated in the ceremonial parade with the accompaniment of ONMA orchestra. The traditional march was organized in memory of the events of The Great Patriotic War with the flowers laying at the Walk of Fame at the Monument to the Unknown Sailor. Victory Day celebrarions on Theatre Square in Odessa were marked by the opening of the renovated Wall of Heroes. Thousands of inhabitants of Odessa gathered at the foot of the Memorial Complex on the Walk of Fame on the day of the 70th anniversary of Victory.
Before this occasion, the festive concert had been held in the perfomance hall, devoted to the Victory Day.