From May 21 to 28, 2021, the Fourteenth International Creative Festival "Step towards!"will be held in St. Petersburg. 754 applications from 63 regions were submitted for the festival. The competition is held in the following categories: fine arts, decorative arts, music, dance, gestures, reading. The festival is an open platform for realizing the creative potential of children with disabilities. Every year, hundreds of young performers and artists from Russia come to St. Petersburg to participate in concert programs with the world's best orchestras and musicians. The festival includes creative workshops, art therapy, and scientific conferences. The festival has been held in various years at the famous concert and cultural venues of the city – the Mariinsky Theater, the Academic Chapel of St. Petersburg, the Great and Small Halls of the St. Petersburg State Philharmonic, the State Hermitage Museum, the Russian Museum, St. Isaac's Cathedral.