Bangladesh has a total of 62 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.

These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates or sign up for our newsletter to receive regular updates. All updates are automatically added to our API as well.

Our API allows you to specify the State and Region as part of the API requests, thereby limiting the requests to a particular state or city. View the API documentation for a full description of the supported countries, states and regions.

Holiday Date
New Year's Day
New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Bangabandhu Homecoming Day
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Saraswati Puja
Sunday, February 10, 2019
Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Maghi Purnima
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Language Martyrs' Day
Thursday, February 21, 2019
National Flag Day
Saturday, March 2, 2019
Maha Shivaratri
Monday, March 4, 2019
Ash Wednesday
Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday
Sunday, March 17, 2019
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Holi
Holi is a spring festival of colors celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and others. It celebrates the triumph of good over evil and the upcoming season of spring. The festival can last up to sixteen days.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Doljatra
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Independence Day
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Shab-e-Meraj
Isra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Chaitra Sankranti
Saturday, April 13, 2019
Bengali New Year
Sunday, April 14, 2019
Maundy Thursday
Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Good Friday
Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Friday, April 19, 2019
Holy Saturday
Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Saturday, April 20, 2019
Easter Day
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Sunday, April 21, 2019
Shab e-Barat
Monday, April 22, 2019
Easter Monday
Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Monday, April 22, 2019
May Day
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Mothers' Day
Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Sunday, May 12, 2019
Buddha Purnima/Vesak
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Jumatul Bidah
Friday, May 31, 2019
Shab-e-qadr
Laylat al-Qadr commmemorates the time when Mohammad received the first verses of the Koran (Qu'ran).
Sunday, June 2, 2019
Eid ul-Fitr Eve Holiday
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Eid ul-Fitr
Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Eid ul-Fitr Holiday
Thursday, June 6, 2019
Fathers' Day
Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
Sunday, June 16, 2019
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019
July 1 Bank Holiday
Monday, July 1, 2019
Ashari Purnima
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Eid al-Adha
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.
Monday, August 12, 2019
Eid al-Adha Day 2
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Eid al-Adha Day 3
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Raksha Bandhan
Thursday, August 15, 2019
National Mourning Day
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Eid al-Adha Day 4
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Janmashtami
Friday, August 23, 2019
Ganesh Chaturthi
Monday, September 2, 2019
Ashura
Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Madhu Purnima
Friday, September 13, 2019
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019
Mahalaya
Saturday, September 28, 2019
First Day of Navaratri
Sunday, September 29, 2019
Durga Puja
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
Lakshmi Puja
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Prabarana Purnima
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Akhari Chahar Somba
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Sri Shayama Puja
Sunday, October 27, 2019
Halloween
Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Eid e-Milad-un Nabi
Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Sunday, November 10, 2019
Fateha-i-Yajdaham
Monday, December 9, 2019
Victory Day
Monday, December 16, 2019
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019
Christmas Eve
Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Boxing Day
Thursday, December 26, 2019
New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
Tuesday, December 31, 2019