Turkmenistan Holidays in 2017

Holiday dateHoliday nameHoliday Type
Sun, January 1New Year's DayPublic Holiday
Thu, January 12Geok Tepe Memorial DayPublic Holiday
Sun, February 19State Flag of Turkmenistan DayPublic Holiday
Wed, March 8Turkmen Woman's DayPublic Holiday
Mon, March 20March equinoxSeason
Mon, March 20Nowruz Bayram (Spring Festival)Public Holiday
Sun, April 2A Drop of Water - A grain of GoldObservance
Sun, April 23Turkmen Racing Horse FestivalObservance
Mon, May 8Commemoration National Heroes WWIIPublic Holiday
Tue, May 9Victory DayPublic Holiday
Thu, May 18Day of Revival, Unity, and the Poetry of MagtymgulyPublic Holiday
Sun, May 28Carpet DayObservance
Sun, June 18Galla Bayramy (Wheat Harvest Festival)Observance
Wed, June 21June SolsticeSeason
Mon, June 26Eid-al-FitrPublic Holiday
Tue, June 27Day of Turkmen Workers of Culture and ArtPublic Holiday
Sun, August 13Turkmen Melon DayObservance
Sat, September 2Eid-al-AdhaPublic Holiday
Sun, September 10Day of the Workers in the Energy SectorObservance
Sun, September 10Turkmen Bakhshi DayObservance
Fri, September 22September equinoxSeason
Fri, October 6Day of Commemoration and National MourningPublic Holiday
Fri, October 27Independence DayPublic Holiday
Sat, November 4Health DayObservance
Sun, November 26Harvest FestivalObservance
Sun, December 3Good Neighborliness DayObservance
Tue, December 12Day of NeutralityPublic Holiday
Thu, December 21December SolsticeSeason


Christmas Eve

New Year’s Eve


Lantern Festival