Holiday Guide for Russia in 2019

Russia 2019
Russia
2019

Russia information

Population: 146.60m
Capital: Moscow
Calling Code: (7)
Time Zone: +3 UTC
Currency: Russian ruble
Language: Russian

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Russia List of National Holidays in Russia in 2019

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

Russia: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)


New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)

Russia: Traditional holiday period between New Year and Orthodox Christmas

New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)


New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)

Russia: Traditional holiday period between New Year and Orthodox Christmas

New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)

 Long Weekend! 
New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)

Russia: Traditional holiday period between New Year and Orthodox Christmas

Orthodox Christmas

 Long Weekend! 
Orthodox Christmas

Russia: The Orthodox Church recognises January 7th as the day that Jesus was born

New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)


New Year's Holiday (Bridge Day)

Russia: Traditional holiday period between New Year and Orthodox Christmas

Defence of the Fatherland Day


Defence of the Fatherland Day

Russia: Defence of the Fatherland day honors those who are currently serving in the Armed Forces and those who have served in the past

International Women's Day

 Long Weekend! 
International Women's Day

Russia: The UN has declared 8 March to be a day to celebrate, recognise and remember women

Day of Spring and Labor


Day of Spring and Labor

Russia: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Public Holiday


Public Holiday

Russia: This additional holiday for Spring and Labour Day will be compensated by Saturday January 5th

Public Holiday

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday

Russia: This additional holiday for Spring and Labour Day will be compensated by Sunday January 6th

Victory Day


Victory Day

Russia: Celebrates the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany and the end of the Second World War

Public Holiday (Bridge Day)

 Long Weekend! 
Public Holiday (Bridge Day)

Russia: This bridge public holiday has been declared as Victory Day falls on a Thursday in 2019. It was compensated by Saturday February 23rd 2019.

Russia Day


Russia Day

Russia: Russia Day commemorates the formal adoption of the Declaration of Sovereignty of the Russian Federation

Day of Unity

 Long Weekend! 
Day of Unity

Russia: Celebrates the liberation of Moscow from Polish troops in 1612

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.