|Date||English name||Local name||Notes|
|January 1–2||New Year's Day||Жаңа жыл (Jaña jıl) / Новый Год (Novy God)|
|January 7||Eastern Orthodox Christmas||Рождество Христово (Rojdestvo Xrïstovo / Rozhdestvo Khristovo)||from 2007 official holiday|
|Last day of Hajj||Qurban Ayt*||Құрбан айт (Qurban ayt) / Курбан айт (Kurban ayt)|
|March 8||International Women's Day||Халықаралық әйелдер күні (Xalıqaralıq äyälder küni) / Международный женский день (Mezhdunarodny zhensky den)|
|March 21–23||Nauryz Meyramy||Наурыз мейрамы (Nawrız meyramı)||Which is originally the Persian new year, is traditionally a springtime holiday marking
the beginning of a new year sometimes as late as April 21.
|May 1||Kazakhstan People's Unity Day||Қазақстан халқының бірлігі мерекесі (Qazaqstan xalqınıñ birligi merekesi)|
|May 9||Great Patriotic War Against Fascism Victory Day||Жеңіс күні (Jeñis küni) / День Победы (Den Pobedy)||A holiday in the former Soviet Union carried over
to present-day Kazakhstan and other former republics (Except Baltic Countries).
|July 6||Capital City Day||Астана күні (Astana küni) / День столицы (Den stolitsy)||Birthday of the First President|
|August 30||Constitution Day||Қазақстан Республикасының Конституциясы күні (Qazaqstan Respublikasınıñ Konstïtucïyası küni) / День Конституции Республики Казахстан (Den Konstitutsiy Respubliki Kazakhstan)|
|December 16||Independence Day||Тәуелсіздік күні (Täwelsizdik küni) / День независимости (Den nezavisimosti)|
* Eid al-Adha, the Islamic Feast of the Sacrifice.
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