Macedonia, Republic Of Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Sun, January 1New Year's DayNational Holiday
Fri, January 6Christmas Eve (Orthodox)Optional Holiday
Sat, January 7Orthodox Christmas DayNational Holiday, Orthodox
Thu, January 19Epiphany (Orthodox)Optional Holiday
Fri, January 27St Sava's DayOptional Holiday
Tue, February 14Valentine's DayObservance
Wed, March 8Mothers' Day/International Women's DayObservance
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Sun, March 26Daylight Saving Time startsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Sat, April 8International Romani Day (for Romani community)Optional Holiday
Fri, April 14Good Friday (Orthodox)Optional Holiday
Fri, April 14Good FridayObservance
Sat, April 15Easter Saturday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
Sat, April 15Easter SaturdayObservance
Sun, April 16Easter Sunday (Orthodox)Observance, Orthodox
Sun, April 16Easter SundayObservance
Mon, April 17Easter Monday (Orthodox)National Holiday, Orthodox
Mon, April 17Easter MondayOptional Holiday
Mon, May 1Labour DayNational Holiday
Tue, May 23Vlach’s National Day (for Vlach community)Optional Holiday
Wed, May 24Saints Cyril and Methodius' DayNational Holiday
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Mon, June 26Eid al-FitrNational Holiday
Wed, August 2Republic DayNational Holiday
Mon, August 28Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox)Optional Holiday
Sat, September 2Eid-al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)Optional Holiday
Fri, September 8Independence DayNational Holiday
Sun, September 10Fathers' DayObservance
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Thu, September 28International Bosniaks' Day (for Bosniak community)Optional Holiday
Sat, September 30First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)Optional Holiday
Wed, October 11Day of People’s UprisingNational Holiday
Mon, October 23Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary StruggleNational Holiday
Sun, October 29Daylight Saving Time endsClock Change/daylight Saving Time
Tue, October 31HalloweenObservance
Wed, November 1All Saints' DayOptional Holiday
Wed, November 22Albanian Alphabet Day (Albanian community)Optional Holiday
Fri, December 8Saint Kliment Ohridski's DayNational Holiday
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason
Thu, December 21Turkish Language Day (Turkish community)Optional Holiday
Sun, December 24Christmas EveObservance
Mon, December 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
Sun, December 31New Year's EveObservance


Christmas Eve

Blue Monday


Lantern Festival

Easter Monday

Cinco de Mayo