Eritrea Public Holidays 2019


Searching for the public holidays in Eritrea? All public holidays in Eritrea are treated like Sundays. This means that most of the Eritrea employees have a day off and all schools are closed on these holidays. If you are planning a trip to Eritrea and want to know what the national and regional holidays are, check the details in the tables below.

2019

1 January New Year’s Day (El am Hejir)
8 January Birth of the Prophet (Mouloud)
19 January Coptic Epiphany (Timket)
10 February Fenkil Day
8 March International Women’s Day
13 April Coptic Easter Monday (Tensae)
1 May Labour Day
24 May Independence Day
20 June Martyrs’ Day
17 July End of Ramadan (Eid El Fitr)
17 July Coptic Christmas (Leddet)
1 September Revolution Day
11 September Coptic New Year’s Day (Keddus Johannes)
22 September Sacrifice Feast (Eid El Adha)
27 September Finding of the True Cross (Meskel)
14 October Islamic New Year (El am Hejir)
25 December Christmas
2020

1 January New Year’s Day (El am Hejir)
19 January Coptic Epiphany (Timket)
10 February Fenkil Day
8 March International Women’s Day
1 May Labour Day
2 May Coptic Easter Monday (Tensae)
24 May Independence Day
20 June Martyrs’ Day
6 July End of Ramadan (Eid El Fitr)
6 July Coptic Christmas (Leddet)
1 September Revolution Day
11 September Coptic New Year’s Day (Keddus Johannes)
11 September Sacrifice Feast (Eid El Adha)
27 September Finding of the True Cross (Meskel)
2 October Islamic New Year (El am Hejir)
25 December Christmas
27 December Birth of the Prophet (Mouloud)
2021

1 January New Year’s Day (El am Hejir)
19 January Coptic Epiphany (Timket)
10 February Fenkil Day
8 March International Women’s Day
17 April Coptic Easter Monday (Tensae)
1 May Labour Day
24 May Independence Day
20 June Martyrs’ Day
25 June End of Ramadan (Eid El Fitr)
25 June Coptic Christmas (Leddet)
31 August Sacrifice Feast (Eid El Adha)
1 September Revolution Day
11 September Coptic New Year’s Day (Keddus Johannes)
21 September Islamic New Year (El am Hejir)
27 September Finding of the True Cross (Meskel)
16 December Birth of the Prophet (Mouloud)
25 December Christmas