Public Holidays in Algeria in 2017

Algeria Upcoming Holidays in Algeria

Eid ul-Adha
Eid ul-Adha

1 September 2017 This National holiday is in 15 days. The Feast of Sacrifice is the most important feast of the Muslim calendar. It falls on ...


21 September 2017 This National holiday is in 35 days. Marks Islamic New Year and the Prophet Muhammad's journey from Mecca to Medina in 6...


30 September 2017 This National holiday is in 44 days. Ashura is the 10th day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar and marks the climax of the ...

Algeria List of national public holidays of Algeria in 2017

Day Date Holiday Comments
Sunday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
Monday May 01 May 1 Labour Day
Monday June 26 Jun 26 Eid-ul-Fitr The end of Ramadan
Wednesday July 05 Jul 5 Independence Day Independence from France in 1962
Friday September 01 Sep 1 Eid ul-Adha Sacrifice Feast
Thursday September 21 Sep 21 Muharram Islamic New Year
Saturday September 30 Sep 30 Ashura 10th day of Muharram
Wednesday November 01 Nov 1 Anniversary of the Revolution Marks the birth of the 'National Liberation Front' in 1954
Friday December 01 Dec 1 Mawlid


National Holiday


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

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