Public Holidays in Macedonia in 2017

Macedonia List of national public holidays of Macedonia in 2017

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