Belarus has a total of 26 holidays in 2020. 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.
|Wednesday, January 1, 2020|
|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.
|Tuesday, January 7, 2020|
Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
|Friday, February 14, 2020|
|Defender of the Fatherland Day
||Sunday, February 23, 2020|
||Sunday, March 8, 2020|
||Sunday, March 15, 2020|
||Friday, March 20, 2020|
|Union Day of Belarus and Russia
||Thursday, April 2, 2020|
|Catholic Easter Sunday
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
|Sunday, April 12, 2020|
|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 19, 2020|
|Day of Remembrance of the Chernobyl Tragedy
||Sunday, April 26, 2020|
||Tuesday, April 28, 2020|
May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
|Friday, May 1, 2020|
||Saturday, May 9, 2020|
|Day of the National Emblem and Flag of Belarus
||Sunday, May 10, 2020|
||Saturday, June 20, 2020|
|Remembrance Day of Victims of the Great Patriotic War
||Monday, June 22, 2020|
|Independence Day of the Republic of Belarus
||Friday, July 3, 2020|
|Kupalle (Day 1)
||Monday, July 6, 2020|
|Kupalle (Day 2)
||Tuesday, July 7, 2020|
||Tuesday, September 22, 2020|
All Souls’ Day falls on November 2 each year. It is a day of alms giving and prayers for the dead.
|Monday, November 2, 2020|
|October Revolution Day
||Saturday, November 7, 2020|
||Monday, December 21, 2020|
|Catholic Christmas Day
Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
|Friday, December 25, 2020|
|New Year's Eve
New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.
|Thursday, December 31, 2020|