The Baiterek Tower in Astana - floodlit for Republic Day, October 2007

Public Holidays

Public Holidays 2012
New Year's Day 1 January
Orthodox Christmas 7 January
International Women’s Day 8 March
Nauryz Meyrami (Traditional Spring Holiday) 22 March
Kazakhstan People’s Unity Day 1 May
Victory Day 9 May
The City Holiday (Birthday of Astana) 6 July
Constitution Day 30 August
Republic Day 25 October
Kurban Ait 6 November
Independence Day 16 December