Iran 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 downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
Funeral of General Qasem Soleimani
Monday, January 6, 2020 Funeral of General Qasem Soleimani is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Fatima
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 Martyrdom of Fatima is a national holiday in Iran
Revolution Day
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 Revolution Day is a national holiday in Iran
Birthday of Imam Ali
Sunday, March 8, 2020 Birthday of Imam Ali is a national holiday in Iran
March Equinox
Friday, March 20, 2020 March Equinox in Iran (Tehran)
Norooz (Persian New Year)
Friday, March 20, 2020 Norooz (Persian New Year) is a national holiday in Iran
Norooz Holiday
Saturday, March 21, 2020 Norooz Holiday is a national holiday in Iran
Prophet's Ascension
Sunday, March 22, 2020 Prophet's Ascension is a national holiday in Iran
Norooz Holiday
Monday, March 23, 2020 Norooz Holiday is a national holiday in Iran
Imam Mahdi's birthday
Thursday, April 9, 2020 Imam Mahdi's birthday is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Thursday, May 14, 2020 Martyrdom of Imam Ali is a national holiday in Iran
Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)
Sunday, May 24, 2020 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.
Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)
Monday, May 25, 2020 Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday) is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq is a national holiday in Iran
June Solstice
Saturday, June 20, 2020 June Solstice in Iran (Tehran)
Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
Friday, July 31, 2020 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.
Eid-e-Ghadir
Saturday, August 8, 2020 Eid-e-Ghadir is a national holiday in Iran
Tassoua
Friday, August 28, 2020 Tassoua is a national holiday in Iran
Ashura
Saturday, August 29, 2020 Ashura is a national holiday in Iran
September Equinox
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 September Equinox in Iran (Tehran)
Arbaeen
Thursday, October 8, 2020 Arbaeen is a national holiday in Iran
Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan
Friday, October 16, 2020 Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Reza
Saturday, October 17, 2020 Martyrdom of Imam Reza is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari
Sunday, October 25, 2020 Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari is a national holiday in Iran
Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq
Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq is a national holiday in Iran
December Solstice
Monday, December 21, 2020 December Solstice in Iran (Tehran)