Moscow: Public Holidays

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Moscow Public Holidays

January 1-8 – Public holiday in Russia – New Year and Orthodox Christmas days off.
February 23 – Motherland Defender’s Day
March 8 – International Women’s’ Day
May 1-2 – Holiday of Spring and Labour
May 9 – Victory Day
June 12 – Day of Russia
November 4 – Peoples’ Unity Day