Public Holidays in Macedonia in 2017

Macedonia Upcoming Holidays in Macedonia

Eid Al Fitr
Eid Al Fitr

26 June 2017 This National holiday is in 2 days. The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan

Republic Day
Republic Day

2 August 2017 This National holiday is in 39 days. Marks the Ilinden?Preobrazhenie Uprising of 2 August 1903

Independence Day
Independence Day

8 September 2017 This National holiday is in 76 days. The Republic of Macedonia gained its independence from Yugoslavia in 1991, where it was...

Macedonia List of national public holidays of Macedonia in 2017

Day Date Holiday Comments
Sunday January 01 Jan 1 New Years Day
Monday January 02 Jan 2 New Years Day Holiday
Saturday January 07 Jan 7 Orthodox Christmas Day
Sunday April 16 Apr 16 Orthodox Easter Day Movable
Monday April 17 Apr 17 Orthodox Easter Monday Movable
Monday May 01 May 1 Labour Day International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago
Wednesday May 24 May 24 St. Cyril and St. Methodius
Monday June 26 Jun 26 Eid Al Fitr End of Ramadan
Wednesday August 02 Aug 2 Republic Day Iliden Day
Friday September 08 Sep 8 Independence Day
Wednesday October 11 Oct 11 Revolution Day Uprising Against Facism Day
Monday October 23 Oct 23 Day of the Macedonian Revolution
Friday December 08 Dec 8 St. Clement of Ohrid


National Holiday


  • If a holiday falls on a weekend, the government usually issues a proclamation that the holiday will be observed on a different day
  • The government has designated religious and ethnic community holidays that are only for those of specific faiths or ethnic communities

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