Top events in Russia

May
24

The Stars of the White Night Festival is held yearly at the start of summer during its constant twilight. Mariinsky's ballet and opera companies...

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
28

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...

Russia Public Holidays

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

2015

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2015
End date:
4 January 2015
January
07
Russian Orthodox Christmas Day
Start date:
7 January 2015
February
23
Defender of the Fatherland Day
Start date:
23 February 2015
March
08
International Women's Day
Start date:
8 March 2015
May
01
Spring and Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2015
May
09
Victory Day
Start date:
9 May 2015
June
12
Russia Day
Start date:
12 June 2015
November
04
Unity Day
Start date:
4 November 2015
December
12
Constitution Day
Start date:
12 December 2015
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