Iran has a total of 22 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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Holiday Date
Martyrdom of Fatima
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Revolution Day
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Birthday of Imam Ali
Sunday, March 8, 2020
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020
Prophet's Ascension
Sunday, March 22, 2020
Imam Mahdi's birthday
Thursday, April 9, 2020
Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)
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.
Sunday, May 24, 2020
Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)
Monday, May 25, 2020
Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
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.
Friday, July 31, 2020
Eid-e-Ghadir
Saturday, August 8, 2020
Tassoua
Friday, August 28, 2020
Ashura
Saturday, August 29, 2020
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Arbaeen
Thursday, October 8, 2020
Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan
Friday, October 16, 2020
Martyrdom of Imam Reza
Saturday, October 17, 2020
Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari
Sunday, October 25, 2020
Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020