Russia Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Sun, January 1New Year's DayNational Holiday
Mon, January 2New Year Holiday WeekNational Holiday
Tue, January 3New Year Holiday WeekNational Holiday
Wed, January 4New Year Holiday WeekNational Holiday
Thu, January 5New Year Holiday WeekNational Holiday
Fri, January 6New Year Holiday WeekNational Holiday
Sat, January 7Orthodox Christmas DayNational Holiday, Orthodox
Sat, January 14Old New YearObservance
Tue, February 14Valentine's DayObservance
Thu, February 23Defender of the Fatherland DayNational Holiday
Mon, February 27Special Operations Forces DayDe Facto Holiday
Wed, March 8International Women's DayNational Holiday
Thu, March 9International Women's Day observedNational Holiday
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Sun, April 16Orthodox Easter DayObservance, Orthodox
Mon, May 1Spring and Labor DayNational Holiday
Mon, May 8Extra holiday in lieu of Jan. 7National Holiday
Tue, May 9Victory DayNational Holiday
Mon, June 12Russia DayNational Holiday
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Sat, November 4Unity DayNational Holiday
Mon, November 6Unity Day observedNational Holiday
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason


New Year’s Eve

Ash Wednesday