National Holidays in Russia in 2021

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List of Holidays in Russia in 2021

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Friday New Year's Day National Holiday
Monday New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day) National Holiday Bridge Holiday
Tuesday New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day) National Holiday Bridge Holiday
Wednesday New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day) National Holiday Bridge Holiday
Thursday Orthodox Christmas National Holiday
Monday Public Holiday (Bridge Day) National Holiday Compensated by Sat. February 20
Tuesday Defence of the Fatherland Day National Holiday Originally known as Red Army Day
Monday International Women's Day National Holiday
Saturday Day of Spring and Labor National Holiday International Workers' Day
Sunday Orthodox Easter Day Not A Public Holiday
Monday Day of Spring and Labor (in lieu) National Holiday International Workers' Day
Tuesday National Holiday National Holiday
Wednesday National Holiday National Holiday
Thursday National Holiday National Holiday
Friday National Holiday National Holiday
Sunday Victory Day National Holiday
Monday Victory Day (in lieu) National Holiday
Saturday Russia Day National Holiday National Day
Monday Russia Day (in lieu) National Holiday National Day
Tuesday Public Holiday Regional Holiday Moscow
Wednesday Public Holiday Regional Holiday Moscow
Thursday Public Holiday Regional Holiday Moscow
Friday Public Holiday Regional Holiday Moscow
Monday National Holiday National Holiday
Tuesday National Holiday National Holiday
Wednesday National Holiday National Holiday
Thursday Day of Unity National Holiday
Friday Public Holiday (Bridge Day) National Holiday in lieu of January 2
Sunday Mother's Day Not A Public Holiday Last Sunday in November. Not a public holiday
Friday New Year's Eve (in lieu) National Holiday in lieu of January 3

Notes

  • 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.

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