Public Holidays in Algeria in 2016

Algeria Upcoming Holidays in Algeria

Anniversary of the Revolution
Anniversary of the Revolution

1 November 2016 This National holiday is in 11 days. Marks the birth of the 'National Liberation Front' in 1954 and the start of the...


12 December 2016 This National holiday is in 52 days. Celebrated by the Muslims on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiulawal, the third mont...

New Years Day
New Years Day

1 January 2017 This National holiday is in 72 days. New Years Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar,...

Algeria List of national public holidays of Algeria in 2016

Day Date Holiday Comments
Friday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
Sunday May 01 May 1 Labour Day
Tuesday July 05 Jul 5 Independence Day Independence from France in 1962
Thursday July 07 Jul 7 Eid-ul-Fitr The end of Ramadan
Monday September 12 Sep 12 Eid ul-Adha Sacrifice Feast
Sunday October 02 Oct 2 Muharram Islamic New Year
Wednesday October 12 Oct 12 Achoura 10th day of Muharram
Tuesday November 01 Nov 1 Anniversary of the Revolution Marks the birth of the 'National Liberation Front' in 1954
Monday December 12 Dec 12 Mawlid


National Holiday


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

Translate this page