Russian Culture

Dates of Significance

  • New Year’s Day (1st of January)
  • New Year’s Holiday week (week following 1st of January)
  • Orthodox Christmas Day (7th of January)
  • Old New Year [Russian Orthodox] (13th of January)
  • Defender of the Fatherland Day (23rd of February)
  • Special Operations Forces Day (27th of February)
  • International Women’s Day (8th of March)
  • Orthodox Easter Day (Varies each year)
  • Spring and Labour Day (1st of May)
  • Victory Day (9th of May)
  • Russia Day (12th of June)
  • Day of the Russian Federation State Flag (22nd of August)
  • Unity Day (4th of November)
  • Accord and Reconciliation Day (7th of November)
  • Constitution Day (12th of December)
  • New Year’s Eve (31st of December)

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