Russia

Religious Holidays

01/07/2023Christmas in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Bosnia Herzegovina, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Sudan, State of Palestine, Ukraine
01/25/2023Tatiana Day / Students’ Day in RussiaRussia
03/14/2023Orthodox Book Day in RussiaRussia
04/16/2023Easter in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus, Albania, Romania, Syria, Lebanon, Bulgaria
05/06/2023Saint George’s Day in Eastern ChristianityBulgaria, Georgia, Russia, Serbia, Bosnia Herzegovina
06/04/2023Pentecost in Eastern ChristianityBelarus, Ukraine, Russia, Serbia, Moldova, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Georgia, Greece, Cyprus

Ecological Observances

01/11/2023Nature Reserves and National Parks Day in RussiaRussia
03/22/2023Baltic Sea DaySweden, Finland, Denmark, European Union, Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Poland, Russia, Estonia
05/12/2023Environmental Education Day in RussiaRussia
05/13/2023National Forest Planting Day in RussiaRussia
05/20/2023Volga Day in RussiaRussia
06/04/2023Coastal Cleanup Day in RussiaRussia
07/01/2023Dnieper DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus
09/03/2023Lake Baikal Day in RussiaRussia
11/12/2023Tit Day in RussiaRussia
11/24/2023Walrus Day in RussiaRussia

Professional Days

01/12/2023Public Prosecutor Office Professionals Day in RussiaRussia
01/13/2023Russian Press DayRussia
01/21/2023Postgraduate Student Day in RussiaRussia
01/23/2023Unofficial Programmers’ Day in RussiaRussia
02/07/2023Russian Business Education DayRussia
02/08/2023Day of Russian ScienceRussia
02/09/2023Civil Aviation Day in RussiaRussia
02/10/2023Diplomatic Employee Day in RussiaRussia
02/19/2023Ornithologist Day in RussiaRussia
02/27/2023Special Operations Forces Day in RussiaRussia
03/11/2023Day of Drug Control Authorities in RussiaRussia
03/12/2023Day of Geodesy and Cartography Workers in RussiaRussia
03/12/2023Workers of the Penal System of the Ministry of Justice of Russia DayRussia
03/25/2023Cultural Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
03/27/2023National Guard Forces Command Day in RussiaRussia
04/02/2023Geologist DayUkraine, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia
04/08/2023Day of Military Commissariat EmployeesBelarus, Russia
04/09/2023Air Defense Forces DayRussia, Belarus
04/15/2023Day of Radio-Electronic Fight Troops in RussiaRussia
04/17/2023Veterans' Day of Internal Affairs Bodies and Internal Troops in RussiaRussia
04/19/2023Russian Printing Industry DayRussia
04/22/2023Unofficial Programmers’ Day in RussiaRussia
04/30/2023Day of Fire Service in RussiaRussia
05/07/2023Radio DayBulgaria, Belarus, Armenia, Russia, Kyrgyzstan
05/13/2023Black Sea Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/18/2023Baltic Fleet Day in RussiaRussia
05/21/2023Polar Explorer's Day in RussiaRussia
05/26/2023Russian Entrepreneurship DayRussia
05/28/2023Chemical Industry Workers' DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
05/28/2023Border Guard DayRussia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
06/05/2023Ecologist's Day in RussiaRussia
06/08/2023Social Workers’ Day in RussiaRussia
06/11/2023Light Industry Workers DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
06/18/2023Health Worker's DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, Moldova, Kazakhstan
06/24/2023Day of Inventors and Innovators in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
06/29/2023Shipbuilders’ Day in RussiaRussia
07/02/2023Day of Water Transport Workers in Russia and BelarusRussia, Belarus
07/03/2023Traffic Patrol Day in RussiaRussia
07/09/2023Day of the Russian PostRussia
07/09/2023Fisherman’s Day in Russia and UkraineRussia, Ukraine
07/16/2023Day of MetallurgistBelarus, Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Armenia
07/22/2023Retail Trade Worker's Day in RussiaRussia
07/30/2023Navy Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2023Day of the Rear Services of the Armed Forces in RussiaRussia
08/01/2023Technical Support Worker Day in RussiaRussia
08/02/2023Airborne Forces DayRussia, Belarus, Kazakhstan
08/06/2023Railroad Workers' Day in Russia, Belarus and KyrgyzstanRussia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
08/12/2023Air Force Day in RussiaRussia
08/13/2023Builders' DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
08/15/2023Archaeologist DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
08/18/2023Geographer’s Day in RussiaRussia
08/20/2023Air Force Day in Russia and BelarusRussia
08/20/2023Aviation Workers’ Day in RussiaRussia
08/21/2023Russian Officers DayRussia
08/26/2023Long-Haul Truck Driver Day in RussiaRussia
08/27/2023Miner's DayBelarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan
08/27/2023Russian Cinema DayRussia
09/02/2023Day of Russian Guards UnitsRussia
09/02/2023Patrol Police Day in RussiaRussia
09/03/2023Day of Oil, Gas and Petroleum IndustryRussia, Belarus, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Moldova
09/04/2023Nuclear Provision Expert's Day in RussiaRussia
09/07/2023Fish Farmer Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2023Financier's Day in RussiaRussia
09/10/2023Tank Crewman's Day in RussiaRussia
09/16/2023Human Resource Manager DayRussia
09/16/2023Surgeon DayUkraine, Russia, Belarus
09/17/2023Forestry and Timber Industry Worker's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine
09/19/2023Arms Designer Day in RussiaRussia
09/24/2023Mechanical Engineer's DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Kazakhstan
09/27/2023Day of Preschool Employees in RussiaRussia
09/28/2023Nuclear Industry Worker's DayRussia, Kazakhstan
09/29/2023Otorhinolaryngologist Day in RussiaRussia
10/01/2023Ground Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/04/2023Russian Space Forces DayRussia
10/08/2023Agricultural Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/13/2023Military Hydrographer Day in RussiaRussia
10/15/2023Food Industry Workers' DayRussia, Ukraine
10/15/2023Road Sector Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
10/16/2023Allergist Day in RussiaRussia
10/17/2023Primary Care Physician Day in RussiaRussia
10/20/2023Signal Officers Day in RussiaRussia
10/24/2023Special Forces Day in RussiaRussia
10/25/2023Custom Officer's Day in RussiaRussia
10/29/2023Day of Automobile WorkersBelarus, Russia, Ukraine
10/30/2023Coach Day in RussiaRussia
11/01/2023Bailiff Day in RussiaRussia
11/05/2023Military Intelligence Day in Russia and ArmeniaRussia, Armenia
11/09/2023Special Rapid Response Unit Day in RussiaRussia
11/10/2023Police Day in RussiaRussia
11/11/2023Economist Day in RussiaRussia
11/13/2023Day of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense Troops in RussiaRussia
11/14/2023Sociologist Day in RussiaRussia
11/15/2023Conscript's Day in RussiaRussia
11/16/2023Structural Engineer Day in RussiaRussia
11/17/2023District Police Officer Day in RussiaRussia
11/19/2023Missile Troops and Artillery DayRussia, Belarus
11/19/2023Glass Industry Workers’ DayUkraine, Russia
11/19/2023Tertiary Education Workers Day in RussiaRussia
11/20/2023Transport Workers Day in RussiaRussia
11/21/2023Taxation Authorities Workers' Day in RussiaRussia
11/21/2023Accountant Day in RussiaRussia
11/22/2023Psychologist Day in RussiaRussia
11/25/2023Russian Military Peacekeepers’ DayRussia
11/26/2023Shoemaker DayRussia
11/27/2023Marines Day in RussiaRussia
11/27/2023Appraiser Day in RussiaRussia
12/01/2023Ice Hockey Day in RussiaRussia
12/02/2023Bank Employee Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2023Lawyer's Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2023MLM Day in RussiaRussia
12/04/2023Computer Science Day in RussiaRussia
12/06/2023Main Directorate for Drug Control Day in RussiaRussia
12/08/2023Artist’s DayRussia
12/09/2023Helicopter Industry Day in RussiaRussia
12/20/2023Security Service Workers' DayRussia, Armenia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan
12/22/2023Energy Industry DayRussia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus, Armenia, Tajikistan
12/27/2023Emergency Rescuer's Day in RussiaRussia

Unofficial Holidays

01/14/2023Old New YearArmenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Serbia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Bosnia Herzegovina, Croatia
01/30/2023Cyber Monday in RussiaRussia
02/07/2023Fire Extinguisher Day in RussiaRussia
03/19/2023Clients' DayLithuania, Russia
04/07/2023Runet DayRussia
05/30/2023Okroshka Day in RussiaRussia
08/19/2023Russian Telnyashka DayRussia
09/11/2023Day of Sobriety in RussiaRussia
09/16/2023Juice Day in RussiaRussia
11/18/2023Ded Moroz’s Birthday in RussiaRussia

Anniversaries and Memorial Days

01/27/2023Day of Lifting of the Siege of Leningrad in RussiaRussia
02/02/2023Victory in the Battle of Stalingrad in RussiaRussia
02/15/2023Memorial Day of Warriors-InternationalistsUkraine, Belarus, Russia
03/28/2023Day of the Revival of the Balkar PeopleRussia
04/07/2023Deceased Submariners Remembrance Day in RussiaRussia
04/18/2023Battle on the Ice Day in RussiaRussia
04/19/2023Day of Adoption of Crimea, Taman and Kuban into the Russian EmpireRussia
04/26/2023Memorial Day for the Liquidators and Victims of Radiation Accidents and CatastrophesRussia
04/27/2023Day of Russian ParliamentarismRussia
05/03/2023Day of the Revival of the Karachay People in Karachay-CherkessiaRussia
06/22/2023Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Great Patriotic WarRussia, Ukraine, Belarus
06/29/2023Day of Partisans and Underground Resistance in RussiaRussia
07/07/2023Battle of Chesma Day in RussiaRussia
07/10/2023Battle of Poltava Day in RussiaRussia
08/01/2023Memorial Day for the Victims of World War I in RussiaRussia
08/09/2023Battle of Gangut Day in RussiaRussia
08/22/2023Flag Day in RussiaRussia
08/23/2023Victory over Germany in the Battle of Kursk in RussiaRussia
09/03/2023Anniversary of the End of WWII in RussiaRussia
09/03/2023Solidarity Against Terrorism Day in RussiaRussia
09/08/2023Day of the Battle of Borodino in RussiaRussia
09/09/2023Memorial Day for the Victims of the Crimean WarRussia, Ukraine
09/11/2023Battle of Tendra Day in RussiaRussia
09/21/2023Battle of Kulikovo Day in RussiaRussia
10/09/2023Battle of the Caucasus Day in RussiaRussia
10/24/2023Rocket Engineer Remembrance DayRussia, Kazakhstan
10/30/2023Day of Remembrance for the Victims of Political Repressions in RussiaRussia
11/07/2023Anniversary of the 1941 October Revolution Day Parade in RussiaRussia
12/01/2023Battle of Sinop Day in RussiaRussia
12/03/2023Day of the Unknown Soldier in RussiaRussia
12/05/2023Battle of Moscow Day in RussiaRussia
12/05/2023Volunteer Day in RussiaRussia
12/09/2023Heroes of Fatherland Day in RussiaRussia
12/11/2023St. Andrew’s Flag Day in RussiaRussia
12/11/2023Krymchaks and Crimean Jews Remembrance DayUkraine, Russia
12/12/2023Constitution Day in RussiaRussia
12/24/2023Siege of Izmail Day in RussiaRussia
12/28/2023Day of Remembrance for the Victims of the Deportation of the KalmyksRussia

Cultural Observances

02/06/2023Sami National DayNorway, Finland, Sweden, Russia
02/10/2023Death Anniversary of Alexander Pushkin in RussiaRussia
03/01/2023Jigit DayRussia
04/02/2023Unity of Peoples of Russia and Belarus DayBelarus, Russia
04/08/2023Russian Animation DayRussia
04/13/2023Day of Patrons and Philanthropists in RussiaRussia
04/25/2023Chuvash Language DayRussia
04/26/2023Tatar Language DayRussia
05/05/2023Europe 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
05/20/2023Kalmyk Tea DayRussia
05/27/2023Libraries DayKyrgyzstan, Russia
06/25/2023Day of Friendship and Unity of the SlavsRussia, Ukraine, Poland, Czech Republic, Belarus, Bulgaria, Bosnia Herzegovina, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Montenegro, Croatia
07/08/2023Family, Love and Faith Day in RussiaRussia
07/28/2023Day of Baptism of RusRussia, Ukraine
12/07/2023Hermitage Day in Saint PetersburgRussia
12/10/2023Mari Alphabet DayRussia
12/14/2023Bashkir Language DayRussia

Public Holidays

02/23/2023Defender of the Fatherland DayBelarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan
03/08/2023International 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
05/01/2023International 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
05/09/2023Victory DayAzerbaijan, Armenia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Serbia, Israel, Ukraine
05/24/2023Saint Cyril and Methodius Day in the Eastern Orthodox ChurchRussia, Bulgaria, Macedonia
06/12/2023Russia DayRussia
09/01/2023Knowledge DayArmenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Turkmenistan
11/04/2023Unity Day in RussiaRussia

Other Observances

03/30/2023Homeless Persons Day in RussiaRussia
04/20/2023National Donor Day in RussiaRussia
04/21/2023Day of Local Self-Government in RussiaRussia
06/11/2023Multiple Sclerosis Day in RussiaRussia
06/27/2023Youth Day in RussiaRussia
10/15/2023Father’s Day in RussiaRussia
11/26/2023Mother's Day in RussiaRussia

International Observances

06/01/2023International 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

07/07/2023Ivan Kupala DayBelarus, Russia, Ukraine