Public Holidays in Bulgaria in 2018

Bulgaria List of national public holidays of Bulgaria in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 01 Jan 1 New Year's Day
Saturday March 03 Mar 3 Liberation Day National Day. Marks the Treaty of San Stefano signed on 3 Mar 1878
Friday April 06 Apr 6 Orthodox Good Friday Movable
Monday April 09 Apr 9 Orthodox Easter Monday Movable
Monday April 30 Apr 30 Labour Day Probable Bridge Holiday
Tuesday May 01 May 1 Labour Day Labour Day and International Workers' Solidarity Day
Sunday May 06 May 6 St Georges Day Day of the Bulgarian Army
Thursday May 24 May 24 Culture and Literacy Day Day of Bulgarian Enlightenment and Culture and of Slavonic Alphabet
Friday May 25 May 25 Bridge holiday Probable Bridge Holiday
Thursday September 06 Sep 6 Unification Day Commemorates the unification of Eastern Rumelia and Bulgaria in 1885
Friday September 07 Sep 7 Bridge holiday Probable Bridge Holiday
Saturday September 22 Sep 22 Independence Day Independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1908
Monday December 24 Dec 24 Christmas Eve
Tuesday December 25 Dec 25 Christmas Day
Wednesday December 26 Dec 26 Second Day of Christmas Celebrated on 26th December


National Holiday


  • If a holiday falls on a weekend, the following weekday will be a holiday

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