Russia

Religious Holidays

01/07/2022Christmas in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Sudan, State of Palestine, Ukraine
01/25/2022Tatiana Day / Students’ Day in RussiaRussia
03/14/2022Orthodox Book Day in RussiaRussia
04/24/2022Easter in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus, Albania, Romania, Syria, Lebanon, Bulgaria
05/06/2022Saint George’s Day in Eastern ChristianityBulgaria, Georgia, Russia, Serbia, Bosnia Herzegovina
06/12/2022Pentecost in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus

Ecological Observances

01/11/2022Nature Reserves and National Parks Day in RussiaRussia
03/22/2022Baltic Sea DaySweden, Finland, Denmark, European Union, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Poland, Russia, Estonia
05/12/2022Environmental Education Day in RussiaRussia
05/14/2022National Forest Planting Day in RussiaRussia
05/20/2022Volga Day in RussiaRussia
06/05/2022Coastal Cleanup Day in RussiaRussia
07/02/2022Dnieper DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus
09/04/2022Lake Baikal Day in RussiaRussia
11/12/2022Tit Day in RussiaRussia
11/24/2022Walrus Day in RussiaRussia

Professional Days

01/12/2022Public Prosecutor Office Professionals Day in RussiaRussia
01/13/2022Russian Press DayRussia
01/21/2022Postgraduate Student Day in RussiaRussia
01/23/2022Unofficial Programmers’ Day in RussiaRussia
02/07/2022Russian Business Education DayRussia
02/08/2022Day of Russian ScienceRussia
02/09/2022Civil Aviation Day in RussiaRussia
02/10/2022Diplomatic Employee Day in RussiaRussia
02/19/2022Ornithologist Day in RussiaRussia
02/27/2022Special Operations Forces Day in RussiaRussia
03/11/2022Day of Drug Control Authorities in RussiaRussia
03/12/2022Workers of the Penal System of the Ministry of Justice of Russia DayRussia
03/13/2022Day of Geodesy and Cartography Workers in RussiaRussia
03/25/2022Cultural Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
03/27/2022National Guard Forces Command Day in RussiaRussia
04/03/2022Geologist DayUkraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia
04/08/2022Day of Military Commissariat EmployeesBelarus, Russia
04/10/2022Air Defense Forces DayRussia, Belarus
04/15/2022Day of Radio-Electronic Fight Troops in RussiaRussia
04/17/2022Veterans' Day of Internal Affairs Bodies and Internal Troops in RussiaRussia
04/19/2022Russian Printing Industry DayRussia
04/22/2022Unofficial Programmers’ Day in RussiaRussia
04/30/2022Day of Fire Service in RussiaRussia
05/07/2022Radio DayBulgaria, Belarus, Armenia, Russia, Kyrgyzstan
05/13/2022Black Sea Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/18/2022Baltic Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/21/2022Polar Explorer's Day in RussiaRussia
05/26/2022Russian Entrepreneurship DayRussia
05/28/2022Border Guard DayRussia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
05/29/2022Chemical Industry Workers' DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
06/05/2022Ecologist's Day in RussiaRussia
06/08/2022Social Workers’ Day in RussiaRussia
06/12/2022Light Industry Workers DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
06/19/2022Health Worker's DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Moldova, Kazakhstan
06/25/2022Day of Inventors and Innovators in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
06/29/2022Shipbuilders’ Day in RussiaRussia
07/03/2022Day of Water Transport Workers in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
07/03/2022Traffic Patrol Day in RussiaRussia
07/10/2022Day of the Russian PostRussia
07/10/2022Fisherman’s Day in Russia and UkraineRussia, Ukraine
07/17/2022Day of MetallurgistBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Armenia
07/23/2022Retail Trade Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
07/31/2022Navy Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2022Day of the Rear Services of the Armed Forces in RussiaRussia
08/01/2022Technical Support Worker Day in RussiaRussia
08/02/2022Airborne Forces DayRussia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
08/07/2022Railroad Workers' Day in Russia, Belarus and KyrgyzstanRussia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
08/12/2022Air Force Day in RussiaRussia
08/14/2022Builders' DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
08/15/2022Archaeologist DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
08/18/2022Geographer’s Day in RussiaRussia
08/21/2022Air Force Day in Russia and BelarusRussia
08/21/2022Aviation Workers’ Day in RussiaRussia
08/21/2022Russian Officers DayRussia
08/27/2022Russian Cinema DayRussia
08/27/2022Long-Haul Truck Driver Day in RussiaRussia
08/28/2022Miner's DayBelarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan
09/02/2022Day of Russian Guards UnitsRussia
09/02/2022Patrol Police Day in RussiaRussia
09/04/2022Nuclear Provision Expert's Day in RussiaRussia
09/04/2022Day of Oil, Gas and Petroleum IndustryRussia, Belarus, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Moldova
09/07/2022Fish Farmer Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2022Financier's Day in RussiaRussia
09/11/2022Tankman's Day in RussiaRussia
09/17/2022Human Resource Manager DayRussia
09/17/2022Surgeon DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus
09/18/2022Forestry and Timber Industry Worker's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
09/19/2022Arms Designer Day in RussiaRussia
09/25/2022Mechanical Engineer's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Kazakhstan
09/27/2022Day of Preschool Employees in RussiaRussia
09/28/2022Nuclear Industry Worker's DayRussia, Kazakhstan
09/29/2022Otorhinolaryngologist Day in RussiaRussia
10/01/2022Ground Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/04/2022Russian Space Forces DayRussia
10/09/2022Agricultural Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/13/2022Military Hydrographer Day in RussiaRussia
10/16/2022Food Industry Workers' DayRussia, Ukraine
10/16/2022Road Sector Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/16/2022Allergist Day in RussiaRussia
10/17/2022Primary Care Physician Day in RussiaRussia
10/20/2022Signal Officers Day in RussiaRussia
10/24/2022Special Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/25/2022Custom Officer's Day in RussiaRussia
10/30/2022Day of Automobile WorkersBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
10/30/2022Coach Day in RussiaRussia
11/01/2022Bailiff Day in RussiaRussia
11/05/2022Military Intelligence Day in Russia and ArmeniaRussia, Armenia
11/09/2022Special Rapid Response Unit Day in RussiaRussia
11/10/2022Police Day in RussiaRussia
11/11/2022Economist Day in RussiaRussia
11/13/2022Day of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense Troops in RussiaRussia
11/14/2022Sociologist Day in RussiaRussia
11/15/2022Conscript's Day in RussiaRussia
11/16/2022Structural Engineer Day in RussiaRussia
11/17/2022District Police Officer Day in RussiaRussia
11/19/2022Missile Troops and Artillery DayRussia, Belarus
11/19/2022Glass Industry Workers’ DayUkraine, Russia
11/19/2022Tertiary Education Workers Day in RussiaRussia
11/20/2022Transport Workers Day in RussiaRussia
11/21/2022Taxation Authorities Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
11/21/2022Accountant Day in RussiaRussia
11/22/2022Psychologist Day in RussiaRussia
11/25/2022Russian Military Peacekeepers’ DayRussia
11/26/2022Shoemaker DayRussia
11/27/2022Marines Day in RussiaRussia
11/27/2022Appraiser Day in RussiaRussia
12/01/2022Ice Hockey Day in RussiaRussia
12/02/2022Bank Employee Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2022Lawyer's Day in RussiaRussia
12/04/2022Computer Science Day in RussiaRussia
12/04/2022MLM Day in RussiaRussia
12/06/2022Main Directorate for Drug Control Day in RussiaRussia
12/08/2022Artist’s DayRussia
12/10/2022Helicopter Industry Day in RussiaRussia
12/20/2022Security Service Workers' DayRussia, Armenia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
12/22/2022Energy Industry DayRussia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Armenia, Tajikistan
12/27/2022Emergency Rescuer's Day in RussiaRussia

Unofficial Holidays

01/14/2022Old New YearArmenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Bosnia Herzegovina, Croatia
01/31/2022Cyber Monday in RussiaRussia
02/07/2022Fire Extinguisher Day in RussiaRussia
03/19/2022Clients' DayLithuania, Russia
04/07/2022Runet DayRussia
05/30/2022Okroshka Day in RussiaRussia
08/19/2022Russian Telnyashka DayRussia
09/11/2022Day of Sobriety in RussiaRussia
09/17/2022Juice Day in RussiaRussia
11/18/2022Ded Moroz’s Birthday in RussiaRussia

Anniversaries and Memorial Days

01/27/2022Day of Lifting of the Siege of Leningrad in RussiaRussia
02/02/2022Victory in the Battle of Stalingrad in RussiaRussia
02/15/2022Memorial Day of Warriors-InternationalistsUkraine, Belarus, Russia
03/28/2022Day of the Revival of the Balkar PeopleRussia
04/07/2022Deceased Submariners Remembrance Day in RussiaRussia
04/18/2022Battle on the Ice Day in RussiaRussia
04/19/2022Day of Adoption of Crimea, Taman and Kuban into the Russian EmpireRussia
04/26/2022Memorial Day for the Liquidators and Victims of Radiation Accidents and CatastrophesRussia
04/27/2022Day of Russian ParliamentarismRussia
05/03/2022Day of the Revival of the Karachay People in Karachay-CherkessiaRussia
06/22/2022Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Great Patriotic WarRussia, Ukraine, Belarus
06/29/2022Day of Partisans and Underground Resistance in RussiaRussia
07/07/2022Battle of Chesma Day in RussiaRussia
07/10/2022Battle of Poltava Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2022Memorial Day for the Victims of World War I in RussiaRussia
08/09/2022Battle of Gangut Day in RussiaRussia
08/22/2022Flag Day in RussiaRussia
08/23/2022Victory over Germany in the Battle of Kursk in RussiaRussia
09/03/2022Anniversary of the End of WWII in RussiaRussia
09/03/2022Solidarity Against Terrorism Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2022Day of the Battle of Borodino in RussiaRussia
09/09/2022Memorial Day for the Victims of the Crimean WarRussia, Ukraine
09/11/2022Battle of Tendra Day in RussiaRussia
09/21/2022Battle of Kulikovo Day in RussiaRussia
10/09/2022Battle of the Caucasus Day in RussiaRussia
10/24/2022Rocket Engineer Remembrance DayRussia, Kazakhstan
10/30/2022Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Political Repressions in RussiaRussia
11/07/2022Anniversary of the 1941 October Revolution Day Parade in RussiaRussia
12/01/2022Battle of Sinop Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2022Day of the Unknown Soldier in RussiaRussia
12/05/2022Battle of Moscow Day in RussiaRussia
12/05/2022Volunteer Day in RussiaRussia
12/09/2022Heroes of Fatherland Day in RussiaRussia
12/11/2022St. Andrew’s Flag Day in RussiaRussia
12/11/2022Krymchaks and Crimean Jews Remembrance DayUkraine, Russia
12/12/2022Constitution Day in RussiaRussia
12/24/2022Siege of Izmail Day in RussiaRussia
12/28/2022Day of Remembrance for the Victims of the Deportation of the KalmyksRussia

Cultural Observances

02/06/2022Sami National DayNorway, Finland, Sweden, Russia
02/10/2022Death Anniversary of Alexander Pushkin in RussiaRussia
03/01/2022Jigit DayRussia
04/02/2022Unity of Peoples of Russia and Belarus DayBelarus, Russia
04/08/2022Russian Animation DayRussia
04/13/2022Day of Patrons and Philanthropists in RussiaRussia
04/25/2022Chuvash Language DayRussia
04/26/2022Tatar Language DayRussia
05/05/2022Europe Day in the Council of EuropeAustria, Azerbaijan, Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, United Kingdom, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Georgia, Denmark, Ireland, Iceland, Spain, Italy, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine, Finland, France, Croatia, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia
05/21/2022Kalmyk Tea DayRussia
05/27/2022Libraries DayKyrgyzstan, Russia
06/25/2022Day of Friendship and Unity of the SlavsRussia, Ukraine, Poland, Czech Republic, Belarus, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Croatia
07/08/2022Family, Love and Faith Day in RussiaRussia
07/28/2022Day of Baptism of RusRussia, Ukraine
12/07/2022Hermitage Day in Saint PetersburgRussia
12/10/2022Mari Alphabet DayRussia
12/14/2022Bashkir Language DayRussia

Public Holidays

02/23/2022Defender of the Fatherland DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan
03/08/2022International Women’s DayAngola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Chad, Eritrea, Georgia, Guinea-Bissau, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Laos, Madagascar, Moldova, Mongolia, Nauru, Nepal, North Korea, Russia, Sierra Leone, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Zambia
05/01/2022International Workers’ Day (Labor Day)Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Austria, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bonaire, St Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Ivory Coast, Curacao, Denmark, Djibouti, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Gabon, Germany, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Guadeloupe, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Iraq, Italy, Jordan, Kenya, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Macau, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Martinique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Pakistan, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Paraguay, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre et Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Suriname, Swaziland, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, State of Palestine, Uganda, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
05/09/2022Victory DayAzerbaijan, Armenia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Serbia, Israel, Ukraine
05/24/2022Saint Cyril and Methodius Day in the Eastern Orthodox ChurchRussia, Bulgaria, Macedonia
06/12/2022Russia DayRussia
09/01/2022Knowledge DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Turkmenistan
11/04/2022Unity Day in RussiaRussia

Other Observances

03/30/2022Homeless Persons Day in RussiaRussia
04/20/2022National Donor Day in RussiaRussia
04/21/2022Day of Local Self-Government in RussiaRussia
06/11/2022Multiple Sclerosis Day in RussiaRussia
06/27/2022Youth Day in RussiaRussia
10/16/2022Father’s Day in RussiaRussia
11/27/2022Mother's Day in RussiaRussia

International Observances

06/01/2022International Day for Protection of ChildrenAlbania, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Benin, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, China, Cambodia, Czech Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Estonia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Guinea-Bissau, Kazakhstan, Cape Verde, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Macedonia, Macau, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Sao Tome and Principe, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen

Folk Festivals

07/07/2022Ivan Kupala DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine