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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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.
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
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Wednesday February 14 Observance
Martisor (first day of spring)
Thursday March 1 Observance
International Women's Day
Thursday March 8 National holiday
March Equinox
Tuesday March 20 Season
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.
Friday April 6 Observance,Orthodox
Orthodox Holy Saturday
The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.
Saturday April 7 Observance,Orthodox
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
Friday April 27 Observance
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
Victory Day
Wednesday May 9 National holiday
Europe Day
Tuesday May 15 Observance
Family Day
Tuesday May 15 Observance
Dniester Day
Sunday May 27 Observance
International Children's Day
Friday June 1 Observance
World Environment Day
Tuesday June 5 Observance
June Solstice
Thursday June 21 Season
Statehood Day
Saturday June 23 Observance
Constitution Day
Sunday July 29 Observance
Independence Day
Monday August 27 National holiday
Independence Day Holiday
Tuesday August 28 National holiday
Language Day
Friday August 31 National holiday
September Equinox
Sunday September 23 Season
Wine Day (Day 1)
Saturday October 6 Observance
Wine Day (Day 2)
Sunday October 7 Observance
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.
Wednesday October 31 Observance
International Human Rights Day
Monday December 10 Observance
December Solstice
Friday December 21 Season
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Monday December 24 Observance
Christmas Day
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.
Monday December 31 Observance