Public Holidays in Kazakhstan

Nestled in Central Asia, Kazakhstan boasts a rich cultural heritage that is beautifully reflected in its public holidays. These celebrations offer a captivating journey through the nation's history, traditions, and the diverse influences that have shaped its identity. Below is a list of Kazakhstan's public holidays:

These public holidays paint a vibrant portrait of Kazakhstan's cultural diversity, historical significance, and national pride. From the exuberance of Nauryz to the solemnity of Victory Day, each celebration contributes to the intricate mosaic of Kazakhstan's identity and heritage.

Upcoming Holidays (next six months)

Independence Day December 16 Saturday Public Holiday
Independence Day Holiday December 18 Monday Public Holiday
New Year's Day January 01 Monday Public Holiday
New Year's Day Holiday January 02 Tuesday Public Holiday
Orthodox Christmas Day January 07 Sunday Public Holiday
International Women’s Day March 08 Friday Public Holiday
Nauryz March 21 Thursday Public Holiday
Nauryz Holiday March 22 Friday Public Holiday
Nauryz Holiday March 23 Saturday Public Holiday
Nauryz (observed) March 25 Monday Public Holiday
People Solidarity Holiday May 01 Wednesday Public Holiday
Defenders’ day May 07 Tuesday Public Holiday
Victory Day May 09 Thursday Public Holiday

Holidays by year

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