Azerbaijan has a total of 26 holidays in 2018. 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.
|Monday||January 1||National holiday|
|World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day observed
||Monday||January 1||National holiday|
|New Year's Day (day 2)
||Tuesday||January 2||National holiday|
|New Year's Day (day 3)
||Wednesday||January 3||National holiday|
||Saturday||January 20||National holiday|
|Martyrs’ Day observed
||Monday||January 22||National holiday|
||Thursday||March 8||National holiday|
||Tuesday||March 20||National holiday|
||Saturday||March 24||National holiday|
|Victory Day over Fascism
||Wednesday||May 9||National holiday|
||Monday||May 28||National holiday|
|Day of National Salvation of the Azerbaijani People
||Friday||June 15||National holiday|
||Monday||June 18||National holiday|
|Azerbaijan Armed Forces Day
||Tuesday||June 26||National holiday|
|Feast of the Sacrifice
Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
|Wednesday||August 22||National holiday|
|Feast of the Sacrifice (day 2)
||Thursday||August 23||National holiday|
|National Independence Day
|State Flag Day of Azerbaijan
||Friday||November 9||National holiday|
|National Revival Day
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
|World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day
||Monday||December 31||National holiday|