Public Holidays in Algeria in 2015

Algeria List of national public holidays of Algeria in 2015

Day Date Holiday Comments
Thursday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
Saturday January 03 Jan 3 Mawlid Birthday of Prophet Muhammad
Friday May 01 May 1 Labour Day
Sunday July 05 Jul 5 Independence Day Independence from France in 1962
Saturday July 18 Jul 18 Eid-ul-Fitr The end of Ramadan
Thursday September 24 Sep 24 Eid ul-Adha Sacrifice Feast
Wednesday October 14 Oct 14 Muharram Islamic New Year
Saturday October 24 Oct 24 Achoura 10th day of Muharram
Sunday November 01 Nov 1 Anniversary of the Revolution Marks the birth of the 'National Liberation Front' in 1954
Thursday December 24 Dec 24 Mawlid Birthday of Prophet Muhammad


National Holiday


  • Since 2009, Algeria has observed a Friday and Saturday weekend.

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