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November
04

Communists come out of the woodwork to parade and flag-wave to commemorate the October Revolution.

December
14

The brainchild of Yuri Temirkanov, conductor of the St Petersburg Academic Philharmonic, this festival brings the wintery streets to life with...

December
25

Muscovites get into the Russian winter spirit with all sorts of special events and rides in troikas (sleighs drawn by three horses). Ice sculpture...

Russia Public Holidays

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

2014

January
01
New Year's Day
Start date:
1 January 2014
End date:
6 January 2014
January
07
Russian Orthodox Christmas Day
Start date:
7 January 2014
February
23
Defender of the Fatherland Day
Start date:
23 February 2014
March
08
International Women's Day
Start date:
8 March 2014
May
01
Spring and Labour Day
Start date:
1 May 2014
May
09
Victory Day
Start date:
9 May 2014
June
12
Russia Day
Start date:
12 June 2014
October
25
Unity Day
Start date:
25 October 2014

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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