Top events in Russia

July
30

Befitting a great sea-faring city, St Petersburg celebrates Navy Day with gusto. Decorated warships gather along the River Neva and engage in mock...

August
27

The Moscow International Motor Show is one of the longest standing and most prestigious motor shows in Eastern Europe. Exhibition visitors will...

September
01

Theatres across the city celebrate the performing arts, with guest actors, artistes and clowns from across the Baltic region. Chekhov, Dostoevsky...

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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