Top events in Russia

April
01

Run by the Petersburg Composer’s Union, this international music festival celebrates the best of classical music, with performances at the two...

April
16

The main holiday of the Russian Orthodox Church, when Russians end 40 days of fasting with midnight church services and a feast of special cakes...

April
20

St Petersburg's large Christian population celebrates Easter Sunday with religious services and special Easter ceremonies. On this day, it is...

Russia Public Holidays

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

2017

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2017
End date:
4 January 2017
January
07
Russian Orthodox Christmas Day
Start date:
7 January 2017
February
23
Defender of the Fatherland Day
Start date:
23 February 2017
March
08
International Women's Day
Start date:
8 March 2017
May
01
Spring and Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2017
May
09
Victory Day
Start date:
9 May 2017
June
12
Russia Day
Start date:
12 June 2017
November
04
Unity Day
Start date:
4 November 2017
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