Public Holidays in Ethiopia in 2018

Ethiopia Upcoming Holidays in Ethiopia

Downfall of the Derg
Downfall of the Derg

28 May 2018 This National holiday is in 5 days. Marks the defeat of the Derg regime in 1991

Eid al-Fitre
Eid al-Fitr

15 June 2018 This National holiday is in 23 days. The festival of Eid al-Fitr, the Festival of Fast breaking, marks the end of Ramadan

Eid Al Adaha
Eid al-Adha

22 August 2018 This National holiday is in 91 days. Second day of holidays for the Feast of the the Sacrifice

Ethiopia List of national public holidays of Ethiopia in 2018

Day Date Holiday Comments
Sunday January 07 Ethiopian Christmas Genna
Friday January 19 Epiphany Timket
Friday March 02 Victory of Adwa
Friday April 06 Ethiopian Good Friday Siklet
Sunday April 08 Ethiopian Easter Fasika
Tuesday May 01 International Labor Day International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago
Saturday May 05 Patriots' Victory Day Arbegnoch Qen
Monday May 28 Downfall of the Derg National Day
Friday June 15 Eid al-Fitre End of Ramadan
Wednesday August 22 Eid Al Adaha Arefa
Tuesday September 11 Ethiopian New Year Enkutatash
Thursday September 27 Meskel Finding of the True Cross
Tuesday November 20 Moulid Birthday of the Prophet Mohammed


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