Public Holidays in Ethiopia in 2019

Ethiopia Upcoming Holidays in Ethiopia

Maulud Nabi

20 November 2018 This National holiday is in 6 days. Celebrated by Muslims on the twelfth day of the month of Rabiulawal, the third month of...

Ethiopian Christmas
Orthodox Christmas Day

7 January 2019 This National holiday is in 54 days. The Orthodox Church recognises 7 January as the day that Jesus was born


19 January 2019 This National holiday is in 66 days. In the Ethiopian Orthodox tradition, Epiphany is the day that Jesus was baptised

Ethiopia List of national public holidays of Ethiopia in 2019

Day Date Holiday Comments
Monday January 07 Ethiopian Christmas Genna
Saturday January 19 Epiphany Timket
Saturday March 02 Victory of Adwa
Friday April 26 Ethiopian Good Friday Siklet
Sunday April 28 Ethiopian Easter Fasika
Wednesday May 01 International Labor Day International observances began with the Haymarket Riot in Chicago
Sunday May 05 Patriots' Victory Day Arbegnoch Qen
Tuesday May 28 Downfall of the Derg National Day
Wednesday June 05 Eid al-Fitre End of Ramadan
Monday August 12 Eid Al Adaha Arefa
Wednesday September 11 Ethiopian New Year Enkutatash
Friday September 27 Meskel Finding of the True Cross
Sunday November 10 Moulid Birthday of the Prophet Mohammed


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