Vologda Oblast will mark Russian State Flag's Day on 22 August.
August 22nd is National Flag Day of the Russian Federation, established on the basis of the Russian Presidential Decree of August 20th, 1994 “On the National Flag Day of the Russian Federation”.
Vologda will celebrate the National Flag Day with a number of festive events. The mission of the events is to present the image of a three-color Russian flag that became the symbol of the new democratic Russia in the end of the XXth century representing the united great multinational state of Russia.
For outstanding services to the Fatherland, Vologda will be awarded the honorary title "City of Labor Valor and Glory" on August 22, 2019.
On this day, we feel ourselves as part of the great power, we are proud of its achievements and deeds of our people. The state flag strengthens the patriotic spirit that unites us in our effort to make Russia a unified and powerful state.