Date Weekday Holiday Name Holiday Type
1 Jan Tuesday New Year’s Day National holiday
6 Jan Sunday Christmas Eve (Orthodox) Optional Holiday
7 Jan Monday Orthodox Christmas Day National holiday, Orthodox
19 Jan Saturday Epiphany (Orthodox) Optional Holiday
27 Jan Sunday St Sava’s Day Optional Holiday
14 Feb Thursday Valentine’s Day Observance
8 Mar Friday Mothers’ Day/International Women’s Day Observance
20 Mar Wednesday March Equinox Season
31 Mar Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Clock change/Daylight Saving Time
8 Apr Monday International Romani Day (for Romani community) Optional Holiday
19 Apr Friday Good Friday Observance
20 Apr Saturday Easter Saturday Observance
21 Apr Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
22 Apr Monday Easter Monday Optional Holiday
26 Apr Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) Optional Holiday
27 Apr Saturday Easter Saturday (Orthodox) Observance, Orthodox
28 Apr Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance, Orthodox
29 Apr Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National holiday, Orthodox
1 May Wednesday Labour Day National holiday
23 May Thursday Vlach’s National Day (for Vlach community) Optional Holiday
24 May Friday Saints Cyril and Methodius’ Day National holiday
4 Jun Wednesday Eid al-Fitr National holiday
14 Jun Friday Pentecost National holiday, Orthodox
2 Aug Friday Republic Day National holiday
12 Aug Monday Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) Optional Holiday
28 Aug Wednesday Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox) Optional Holiday
8 Sep Sunday Independence Day National holiday
8 Sep Sunday Fathers’ Day Observance
23 Sep Monday September Equinox Season
28 Sep Saturday International Bosniaks’ Day (for Bosniak community) Optional Holiday
9 Oct Wednesday First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community) Optional Holiday
11 Oct Friday Day of People’s Uprising National holiday
23 Oct Wednesday Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle National holiday
27 Oct Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Clock change/Daylight Saving Time
31 Oct Thursday Halloween Observance
1 Nov Friday All Saints’ Day Optional Holiday
22 Nov Friday Albanian Alphabet Day (Albanian community) Optional Holiday
8 Dec Sunday Saint Kliment Ohridski’s Day National holiday
21 Dec Saturday Turkish Language Day (Turkish community) Optional Holiday
22 Dec Sunday December Solstice Season
24 Dec Tuesday Christmas Eve Observance
25 Dec Wednesday Christmas Day Optional Holiday
31 Dec Tuesday New Year’s Eve Observance