2013: Russia

Russia National public holidays of Russia in 2013

Tuesday January 01 New Years Day
Wednesday January 02 Bank Holiday
Thursday January 03 Bank Holiday
Friday January 04 Bank Holiday
Monday January 07 Orthodox Christmas Day
Tuesday January 08 Bank Holiday Bridge Holiday
Saturday February 23 Defence of the Motherland Originally known as Red Army Day
Friday March 08 Womens Day Weekday closest to International Women's Day
Wednesday May 01 Labour Day May Day
Thursday May 02 Bank Holiday Bridge Holiday
Friday May 03 Bank Holiday Bridge Holiday
Thursday May 09 Victory Day Celebrates the Russian victory over Nazi Germany and the end of the Second World War
Friday May 10 Bank Holiday Bridge Holiday
Wednesday June 12 National Day
Monday November 04 Day of Unity


National Holiday


  • If a annual public holiday falls on a Tuesday, the Monday will be declared a bridge holiday and a Saturday will be declared a working day as compensation.
  • Each city in Russia celebrates its official founding date with fireworks, concerts, speeches by local politicians and other figures, food, drink, and other city-specific festivities.
  • City day for Moscow is the 31st of August and, for St. Petersburg, the 27th of May.

Other Years

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