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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Holiday Weekday Date Type
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
Army Day
Saturday January 28 National holiday
Translators' Day
Monday February 6 Observance
Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Tuesday February 14 Observance
Feast of Saint Vartan
Thursday February 23 Observance
International Women's Day
Wednesday March 8 National holiday
March Equinox
Monday March 20 Season
Motherhood and Beauty Day
Friday April 7 Observance
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday April 14 Observance
Holy Saturday
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Saturday April 15 Observance
Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday April 16 Observance
Easter Monday
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Monday April 17 Observance
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
Congress
Monday May 8 Observance
Victory and Peace Day
Tuesday May 9 National holiday
Republic Day
Sunday May 28 National holiday
Children's Day
Thursday June 1 Observance
Fathers' Day
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
Sunday June 18 Observance
June Solstice
Wednesday June 21 Season
Constitution Day
Wednesday July 5 National holiday
Vardavar
Sunday July 23 Observance
Knowledge and Literature Day
Friday September 1 Observance
Independence Day
Thursday September 21 National holiday
September Equinox
Friday September 22 Season
Halloween
Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
Tuesday October 31 Observance
Spitak Remembrance Day
Thursday December 7 Observance
December Solstice
Thursday December 21 Season
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