Russia

Religious Holidays

01/07/2019Christmas in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Sudan, State of Palestine, Ukraine
04/28/2019Easter in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus, Albania, Romania, Syria, Lebanon, Bulgaria
05/06/2019Saint George’s Day in Eastern ChristianityBulgaria, Georgia, Russia, Serbia, Bosnia Herzegovina
06/16/2019Pentecost in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus

Ecological Observances

01/11/2019Nature Reserves and National Parks Day in RussiaRussia
03/22/2019Baltic Sea DaySweden, Finland, Denmark, European Union, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Poland, Russia, Estonia
05/11/2019National Forest Planting Day in RussiaRussia
05/12/2019Environmental Education Day in RussiaRussia
05/20/2019Volga Day in RussiaRussia
06/02/2019Coastal Cleanup Day in RussiaRussia
07/06/2019Dnieper DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus
09/01/2019Lake Baikal Day in RussiaRussia

Professional Days

01/12/2019Public Prosecutor Office Professionals Day in RussiaRussia
01/13/2019Russian Press DayRussia
01/25/2019Tatiana Day in RussiaRussia
02/08/2019Day of Russian ScienceRussia
02/09/2019Civil Aviation Day in RussiaRussia
02/10/2019Diplomatic Employee Day in RussiaRussia
02/27/2019Special Operations Forces Day in RussiaRussia
03/10/2019Day of Geodesy and Cartography Workers in RussiaRussia
03/11/2019Day of Drug Control Authorities in RussiaRussia
03/12/2019Workers of the Penal System of the Ministry of Justice of Russia DayRussia
03/25/2019Cultural Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
03/27/2019National Guard Forces Command Day in RussiaRussia
04/07/2019Geologist DayUkraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia
04/08/2019Day of Military Commissariat EmployeesBelarus, Russia
04/14/2019Air Defense Forces DayRussia, Belarus
04/15/2019Day of Radio-Electronic Fight Troops in RussiaRussia
04/17/2019Veterans' Day of Internal Affairs Bodies and Internal Troops in RussiaRussia
04/19/2019Russian Printing Industry DayRussia
04/30/2019Day of Fire Service in RussiaRussia
05/07/2019Radio DayBulgaria, Belarus, Armenia, Russia, Kyrgyzstan
05/13/2019Black Sea Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/18/2019Baltic Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/21/2019Polar Explorer's Day in RussiaRussia
05/26/2019Russian Entrepreneurship DayRussia
05/26/2019Chemical Industry Workers' DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
05/28/2019Border Guard DayRussia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
06/05/2019Ecologist's Day in RussiaRussia
06/08/2019Social Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
06/09/2019Light Industry Workers DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
06/16/2019Health Worker's DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Moldova, Kazakhstan
06/29/2019Day of Inventors and Innovators in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
06/29/2019Shipbuilders’ Day in RussiaRussia
07/03/2019Traffic Patrol Day in RussiaRussia
07/07/2019Day of Water Transport Workers in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
07/14/2019Day of the Russian PostRussia
07/14/2019Fisherman’s Day in Russia and UkraineRussia, Ukraine
07/21/2019Day of MetallurgistBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Armenia
07/27/2019Retail Trade Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
07/28/2019Navy Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2019Day of the Rear Services of the Armed Forces in RussiaRussia
08/02/2019Airborne Forces DayRussia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
08/04/2019Railroad Workers' Day in Russia, Belarus and KyrgyzstanRussia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
08/11/2019Builders' DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
08/12/2019Air Force Day in RussiaRussia
08/15/2019Archaeologist DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
08/18/2019Air Force Day in Russia and BelarusRussia
08/18/2019Aviation Workers’ Day in RussiaRussia
08/21/2019Russian Officers DayRussia
08/25/2019Miner's DayBelarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan
08/27/2019Russian Cinema DayRussia
09/01/2019Day of Oil, Gas and Petroleum IndustryRussia, Belarus, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Moldova
09/02/2019Day of Russian Guards UnitsRussia
09/02/2019Patrol Police Day in RussiaRussia
09/04/2019Nuclear Provision Expert's Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2019Financier's Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2019Tankman's Day in RussiaRussia
09/15/2019Forestry and Timber Industry Worker's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
09/19/2019Arms Designer Day in RussiaRussia
09/27/2019Day of Preschool Employees in RussiaRussia
09/28/2019Nuclear Industry Worker's DayRussia, Kazakhstan
09/29/2019Mechanical Engineer's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Kazakhstan
09/29/2019Otorhinolaryngologist Day in RussiaRussia
10/01/2019Ground Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/04/2019Russian Space Forces DayRussia
10/13/2019Agricultural Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/20/2019Signal Officers Day in RussiaRussia
10/20/2019Food Industry Workers' DayRussia, Ukraine
10/20/2019Road Sector Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/24/2019Special Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/25/2019Custom Officer's Day in RussiaRussia
10/27/2019Day of Automobile WorkersBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
11/01/2019Bailiff Day in RussiaRussia
11/09/2019Special Rapid Response Unit Day in RussiaRussia
11/10/2019Police Day in RussiaRussia
11/11/2019Economist Day in RussiaRussia
11/13/2019Day of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense Troops in RussiaRussia
11/15/2019Conscript's Day in RussiaRussia
11/19/2019Missile Troops and Artillery DayRussia, Belarus
11/21/2019Taxation Authorities Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
11/25/2019Russian Military Peacekeepers’ DayRussia
11/27/2019Marines Day in RussiaRussia
12/01/2019Ice Hockey Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2019Lawyer's Day in RussiaRussia
12/20/2019Security Service Workers' DayRussia, Armenia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
12/22/2019Energy Industry DayRussia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Armenia
12/27/2019Emergency Rescuer's Day in RussiaRussia

Unofficial Holidays

01/14/2019Old New YearArmenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Bosnia Herzegovina, Croatia
03/19/2019Clients' DayLithuania, Russia
08/19/2019Russian Telnyashka DayRussia
09/11/2019Day of Sobriety in RussiaRussia
09/21/2019Juice Day in RussiaRussia

Anniversaries and Memorial Days

01/27/2019Day of Lifting of the Siege of Leningrad in RussiaRussia
02/02/2019Victory in the Battle of Stalingrad in RussiaRussia
02/15/2019Memorial Day of Warriors-InternationalistsUkraine, Belarus, Russia
04/18/2019Battle on the Ice Day in RussiaRussia
04/19/2019Day of Adoption of Crimea, Taman and Kuban into the Russian EmpireRussia
04/26/2019Day of Remembrance of the Chernobyl TragedyBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
04/27/2019Day of Russian ParliamentarismRussia
06/22/2019Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Great Patriotic WarRussia, Ukraine, Belarus
06/29/2019Day of Partisans and Underground Resistance in RussiaRussia
07/07/2019Battle of Chesma Day in RussiaRussia
07/10/2019Battle of Poltava Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2019Memorial Day for the Victims of World War I in RussiaRussia
08/09/2019Battle of Gangut Day in RussiaRussia
08/23/2019Victory over Germany in the Battle of Kursk in RussiaRussia
09/02/2019Anniversary of the End of WWII in RussiaRussia
09/03/2019Solidarity Against Terrorism Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2019Day of the Battle of Borodino in RussiaRussia
09/09/2019Memorial Day for the Victims of the Crimean WarRussia, Ukraine
09/11/2019Battle of Tendra Day in RussiaRussia
09/21/2019Battle of Kulikovo Day in RussiaRussia
10/24/2019Rocket Engineer Remembrance DayRussia, Kazakhstan
10/30/2019Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Political Repressions in RussiaRussia
11/07/2019Anniversary of the 1941 October Revolution Day Parade in RussiaRussia
12/01/2019Battle of Sinop Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2019Day of the Unknown Soldier in RussiaRussia
12/05/2019Battle of Moscow Day in RussiaRussia
12/09/2019Heroes of Fatherland Day in RussiaRussia
12/12/2019Constitution Day in RussiaRussia
12/24/2019Siege of Izmail Day in RussiaRussia

Cultural Observances

02/06/2019Sami National DayNorway, Finland, Sweden, Russia
04/02/2019Unity of Peoples of Russia and Belarus DayBelarus, Russia
05/05/2019Europe 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
05/27/2019Libraries DayKyrgyzstan, Russia
06/25/2019Day of Friendship and Unity of the SlavsRussia, Ukraine, Poland, Czech Republic, Belarus, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Croatia
07/08/2019Family, Love and Faith Day in RussiaRussia
07/28/2019Day of Baptism of RusRussia, Ukraine

Public Holidays

02/23/2019Defender of the Fatherland DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia
03/08/2019International 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
05/01/2019International 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
05/09/2019Victory DayAzerbaijan, Armenia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Serbia, Israel
05/24/2019Saint Cyril and Methodius Day in the Eastern Orthodox ChurchRussia, Bulgaria, Macedonia
06/12/2019Russia DayRussia
08/22/2019Flag Day in RussiaRussia
09/01/2019Knowledge DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Turkmenistan
11/04/2019Unity Day in RussiaRussia

Other Observances

04/20/2019National Donor Day in RussiaRussia
04/21/2019Day of Local Self-Government in RussiaRussia
06/01/2019International 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
06/27/2019Youth Day in RussiaRussia
11/24/2019Mother's Day in RussiaRussia

Folk Festivals

07/07/2019Ivan Kupala DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine