Iran Holidays in 2018

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Mon, February 19 Martyrdom of FatimaNational Holiday
Tue, March 20 March equinoxSeason
Fri, March 30 Birthday of Imam AliNational Holiday
Fri, April 13 Prophet's AscensionNational Holiday
Tue, May 1 Imam Mahdi's birthdayNational Holiday
Tue, June 5 Martyrdom of Imam AliNational Holiday
Fri, June 15 Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)National Holiday
Sat, June 16 Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)National Holiday
Thu, June 21 June SolsticeSeason
Mon, July 9 Martyrdom of Imam SadeqNational Holiday
Wed, August 22 Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)National Holiday
Thu, August 30 Eid-al-GhadirNational Holiday
Thu, September 20 TassouaNational Holiday
Fri, September 21 AshuraNational Holiday
Sun, September 23 September equinoxSeason
Wed, October 31 ArbaeenNational Holiday
Fri, November 9 Martyrdom of Imam RezaNational Holiday
Mon, November 26 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam SadeqNational Holiday
Fri, December 21 December SolsticeSeason

Christmas Eve


Ash Wednesday


Palm Sunday

Maundy Thursday

Earth Day