Russia

Religious Holidays

01/06/2017TheophanyBelarus, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece, Georgia, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Ukraine
01/07/2017Christmas in the Eastern Orthodox ChurchBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus
04/16/2017Easter in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus, Albania, Romania, Syria, Lebanon, Bulgaria
05/06/2017Saint George's Day in the Eastern ChurchesBulgaria, Georgia, Russia, Serbia, Bosnia Herzegovina
06/04/2017Pentecost in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus

Ecological Observances

01/11/2017Nature Reserves and National Parks Day in RussiaRussia
03/22/2017Baltic Sea DaySweden, Finland, Denmark, European Union, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Poland, Russia, Estonia
05/12/2017Environmental Education Day in RussiaRussia
05/13/2017National Forest Planting Day in RussiaRussia
05/20/2017Volga Day in RussiaRussia
06/04/2017Coastal Cleanup Day in RussiaRussia
07/01/2017Dnieper DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus

Professional Days

01/12/2017Public Prosecutor Office Professionals Day in RussiaRussia
01/13/2017Russian Press DayRussia
01/25/2017Tatiana Day in RussiaRussia
02/08/2017Day of Russian ScienceRussia
02/09/2017Civil Aviation Day in RussiaRussia
02/10/2017Diplomatic Employee Day in RussiaRussia
02/27/2017Special Operations Forces Day in RussiaRussia
03/11/2017Day of Drug Control Authorities in RussiaRussia
03/12/2017Day of Geodesy and Cartography Workers in RussiaRussia
03/12/2017Workers of the Penal System of the Ministry of Justice of Russia DayRussia
03/25/2017Cultural Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
03/27/2017National Guard Forces Command Day in RussiaRussia
04/02/2017Geologist DayUkraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia
04/08/2017Day of Military Commissariat EmployeesBelarus, Russia
04/09/2017Air Defense Forces DayRussia, Belarus
04/15/2017Day of Radio-Electronic Fight Troops in RussiaRussia
04/17/2017Veterans' Day of Internal Affairs Bodies and Internal Troops in RussiaRussia
04/19/2017Russian Printing Industry DayRussia
04/30/2017Day of Fire Service in RussiaRussia
05/07/2017Radio DayBulgaria, Belarus, Armenia, Russia, Kyrgyzstan
05/13/2017Black Sea Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/18/2017Baltic Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/21/2017Polar Explorer's Day in RussiaRussia
05/26/2017Russian Entrepreneurship DayRussia
05/28/2017Chemical Industry Workers' DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
05/28/2017Border Guards DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
06/05/2017Ecologist's Day in RussiaRussia
06/08/2017Social Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
06/11/2017Light Industry Workers DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
06/18/2017Health Worker's DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Moldova, Kazakhstan
06/24/2017Day of Inventors and Innovators in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
07/02/2017Day of Water Transport Workers in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
07/03/2017Traffic Patrol Day in RussiaRussia
07/09/2017Day of the Russian PostRussia
07/09/2017Fisherman’s Day in Russia and UkraineRussia, Ukraine
07/16/2017Day of MetallurgistBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Armenia
07/22/2017Retail Trade Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
07/30/2017Navy Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2017Day of the Rear Services of the Armed Forces in RussiaRussia
08/02/2017Day of Airborne ForcesRussia, Belarus, Ukraine, Kazakhstan
08/06/2017Railroad Workers' Day in Russia, Belarus and KyrgyzstanRussia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
08/12/2017Air Force Day in RussiaRussia
08/13/2017Builders' DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
08/15/2017Archaeologist DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
08/20/2017Air Force Day in Russia and BelarusRussia
08/27/2017Miner's DayBelarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan
08/27/2017Russian Cinema DayRussia
09/02/2017Day of Russian Guards UnitsRussia
09/02/2017Patrol Police Day in RussiaRussia
09/03/2017Day of Oil, Gas and Petroleum IndustryRussia, Belarus, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Moldova
09/04/2017Nuclear Provision Expert's Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2017Financier's Day in RussiaRussia
09/10/2017Tankman's Day in RussiaRussia
09/17/2017Forestry and Timber Industry Worker's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
09/19/2017Arms Designer Day in RussiaRussia
09/24/2017Mechanical Engineer's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Kazakhstan
09/27/2017Day of Preschool Employees in RussiaRussia
09/28/2017Nuclear Industry Worker's DayRussia, Kazakhstan
10/01/2017Ground Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/08/2017Agricultural Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/15/2017Food Industry Workers' DayRussia, Ukraine
10/15/2017Road Sector Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/20/2017Signal Officers Day in RussiaRussia
10/24/2017Special Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/25/2017Custom Officer's Day in RussiaRussia
10/29/2017Day of Automobile WorkersBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
11/01/2017Bailiff Day in RussiaRussia
11/10/2017Police Day in RussiaRussia
11/13/2017Day of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense Troops in RussiaRussia
11/15/2017Conscript's Day in RussiaRussia
11/19/2017Missile Troops and Artillery DayRussia, Belarus
11/21/2017Taxation Authorities Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
11/27/2017Marines Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2017Lawyer's Day in RussiaRussia
12/20/2017Security Service Workers' DayRussia, Armenia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
12/22/2017Energy Industry DayRussia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Armenia
12/27/2017Emergency Rescuer's Day in RussiaRussia

Unofficial Holidays

01/14/2017Old New YearUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Romania, Montenegro, Serbia, Macedonia
03/19/2017Clients' DayLithuania, Russia
09/11/2017Day of Sobriety in RussiaRussia

Anniversaries and Memorial Days

01/27/2017Day of Lifting of the Siege of Leningrad in RussiaRussia
02/02/2017Victory in the Battle of Stalingrad in RussiaRussia
02/15/2017Memorial Day of Warriors-InternationalistsUkraine, Belarus, Russia
04/18/2017Battle on the Ice Day in RussiaRussia
04/26/2017Day of Remembrance of the Chernobyl TragedyBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
04/27/2017Day of Russian ParliamentarismRussia
06/22/2017Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Great Patriotic WarRussia, Ukraine, Belarus
06/29/2017Day of Partisans and Underground Resistance in RussiaRussia
07/07/2017Battle of Chesma Day in RussiaRussia
07/10/2017Battle of Poltava Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2017Memorial Day for the Victims of World War I in RussiaRussia
08/09/2017Battle of Gangut Day in RussiaRussia
08/23/2017Victory over Germany in the Battle of Kursk in RussiaRussia
09/02/2017Anniversary of the End of WWII in RussiaRussia
09/03/2017Solidarity Against Terrorism Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2017Day of the Battle of Borodino in RussiaRussia
09/09/2017Memorial Day for the Victims of the Crimean WarRussia, Ukraine
09/11/2017Battle of Tendra Day in RussiaRussia
09/21/2017Battle of Kulikovo Day in RussiaRussia
10/30/2017Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Political Repressions in RussiaRussia
11/07/2017Anniversary of the 1941 October Revolution Day Parade in RussiaRussia
12/01/2017Battle of Sinop Day in RussiaRussia
12/05/2017Battle of Moscow Day in RussiaRussia
12/09/2017Heroes of Fatherland Day in RussiaRussia
12/12/2017Constitution Day in RussiaRussia
12/24/2017Siege of Izmail Day in RussiaRussia

Cultural Observances

02/06/2017Sami National DayNorway, Finland, Sweden, Russia
03/08/2017International Women's DayAngola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Georgia, Cambodia, Eritrea, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Madagascar, Moldova, Mongolia, Nepal, Russia, North Korea, Sierra Leone, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Uganda, Zambia
04/02/2017Unity of Peoples of Russia and Belarus DayBelarus, Russia
05/05/2017Europe 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
05/27/2017Libraries DayKyrgyzstan, Russia
06/25/2017Day of Friendship and Unity of the SlavsRussia, Ukraine, Poland, Czech Republic, Belarus, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Croatia
07/08/2017Family, Love and Faith Day in RussiaRussia

Public Holidays

02/23/2017Defender of the Fatherland DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan
05/01/2017International 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
05/09/2017Victory DayAzerbaijan, Armenia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Serbia, Israel
05/24/2017Saint Cyril and Methodius Day in the Eastern Orthodox ChurchRussia, Bulgaria, Macedonia
06/12/2017Russia DayRussia
07/28/2017Day of Baptism of RusRussia, Ukraine
08/22/2017Flag Day in RussiaRussia
09/01/2017Knowledge DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Turkmenistan
11/04/2017Unity Day in RussiaRussia

Other Observances

04/20/2017National Donor Day in RussiaRussia
04/21/2017Day of Local Self-Government in RussiaRussia
06/01/2017International 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
06/27/2017Youth Day in RussiaRussia
11/26/2017Mother's Day in RussiaRussia

Folk Festivals

07/07/2017Ivan Kupala DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine