Armenia has a total of 34 holidays in 2017. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.
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|New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Sunday||January 1||National holiday|
|New Year's Day (Day 2)
||Monday||January 2||National holiday|
|New Year's Day (Day 3)
||Tuesday||January 3||National holiday|
|New Year's Day (Day 4)
||Wednesday||January 4||National holiday|
|Armenian Christmas Eve
||Thursday||January 5||National holiday|
|Armenian Christmas Day
Many Orthodox churches annually celebrate Christmas Day on or around January 7. This event commemorates the story of Jesus Christ’s birth, according to the Christian Bible.
|Friday||January 6||National holiday|
||Saturday||January 28||National holiday|
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|Feast of Saint Vartan
|International Women's Day
||Wednesday||March 8||National holiday|
|Motherhood and Beauty Day
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
|Genocide Remembrance Day
||Monday||April 24||National holiday|
|Labour Day/May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Monday||May 1||National holiday|
|Victory and Peace Day
||Tuesday||May 9||National holiday|
||Sunday||May 28||National holiday|
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
||Wednesday||July 5||National holiday|
|Knowledge and Literature Day
||Thursday||September 21||National holiday|
Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
|Spitak Remembrance Day
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Sunday||December 31||National holiday|