Algeria has a total of 9 holidays in 2019. 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
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday January 1 National holiday
May Day
Wednesday May 1 National holiday
Eid al-Fitr
Thursday June 6 National holiday
Independence Day
Friday July 5 National holiday
Eid al-Adha
Tuesday August 13 National holiday
Muharram
Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
Sunday September 1 National holiday
Day of Achura
Monday September 9 National holiday
Anniversary of the Revolution
Friday November 1 National holiday
The Prophet's Birthday
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Sunday November 10 National holiday