Top events in Russia

May
27

St Petersburg gives itself a big pat on the back each May, celebrating its official City Day with parades, historical displays, public concerts...

May
27

This festival is a must for ballet, opera and classical music amateurs. It takes its inspiration from the short summer season when the sun never...

June
01

Taking place in the last week of June, as part of the city's White Night celebrations, the Festival of Festivals is a non-competitive film...

Russia Public Holidays

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2014-December 2015 period.

2016

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2016
End date:
4 January 2016
January
07
Russian Orthodox Christmas Day
Start date:
7 January 2016
February
23
Defender of the Fatherland Day
Start date:
23 February 2016
March
08
International Women's Day
Start date:
8 March 2016
May
01
Spring and Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2016
May
09
Victory Day
Start date:
9 May 2016
June
12
Russia Day
Start date:
12 June 2016
November
04
Unity Day
Start date:
4 November 2016
December
12
Constitution Day
Start date:
12 December 2016
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