August 4 Barabinsk city first became the center of the celebration of the Day of the railway in the Novosibirsk region.
Various activities to mark the celebration of the Day of the railway took place from early morning until late at night over the city: on the central square in the city park, in different neighborhoods and, of course, opens the day after the reconstruction of the stadium "Locomotive".
The opening ceremony of the stadium started at 11:00. Under the new athletics track was a parade of veterans of sports and outstanding athletes of the Novosibirsk region. After the official opening ceremony of the "locomotive" became the center of the sports part of celebrations: on its sites have athletics competitions, tournaments, mini-football, volleyball and Gorodki.
As part of the reconstruction of the stadium there was a modern artificial turf on the football (95 mx 62 m) and a mini-football (20 mx 40 m) fields, a new running track at 400 meters, refreshed the North Stand, which set 1000 plastic seats.
Artificial turf at the stadium "Locomotive" appeared as part of the region long-term target program "Development of physical culture and sports in the Novosibirsk Region for 2011-2015" and subprogram "Development of football in the Russian Federation for 2008-2015". The federal budget for construction work in Barabinsk received more than 8.5 million rubles.