Moldova has a total of 38 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|
|New Year's Day (day 2)
||Tuesday||January 2||National holiday|
|Orthodox 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.
|Sunday||January 7||National holiday,Orthodox|
|Orthodox Christmas Day holiday
||Monday||January 8||National holiday,Orthodox|
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|Martisor (first day of spring)
|International Women's Day
||Thursday||March 8||National holiday|
|Daylight Saving Time starts
||Sunday||March 25||Clock change/Daylight Saving Time|
|Orthodox Good Friday
Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world annually observe Good Friday to commemorate the events leading up to Jesus Christ's crucifixion.
|Orthodox Holy Saturday
The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.
|Orthodox Easter Sunday
Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
|Sunday||April 8||National holiday,Orthodox|
|Orthodox Easter Monday
Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
|Monday||April 9||National holiday,Orthodox|
|Memorial Day/Parents' Day
||Monday||April 16||National holiday|
|State Flag Day
|International Day of Solidarity of Workers
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Tuesday||May 1||National holiday|
||Wednesday||May 9||National holiday|
|International Children's Day
|World Environment Day
||Monday||August 27||National holiday|
|Independence Day Holiday
||Tuesday||August 28||National holiday|
||Friday||August 31||National holiday|
|Wine Day (Day 1)
|Wine Day (Day 2)
|Daylight Saving Time ends
||Sunday||October 28||Clock change/Daylight Saving Time|
Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
|International Human Rights Day
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Tuesday||December 25||National holiday|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.