Algeria has a total of 17 holidays in 2021. 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
New Year
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Berber New Year
Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Berber New Year is a public holiday in Algeria
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Algeria (Algiers)
May Day
Saturday, May 1, 2021 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid al-Fitr
Thursday, May 13, 2021 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 al-Fitr Holiday
Friday, May 14, 2021 Eid al-Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Algeria
Election Day
Saturday, June 12, 2021 Election Day is a public holiday in Algeria
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Algeria (Algiers)
Independence Day
Monday, July 5, 2021 Independence Day is a public holiday in Algeria
Eid al-Adha
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 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 al-Adha Holiday
Wednesday, July 21, 2021 Eid al-Adha Holiday is a public holiday in Algeria
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Muharram is the first month of the Islamic calendar and a time of remembrance or mourning.
Day of Achura
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Day of Achura is a public holiday in Algeria
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Algeria (Algiers)
The Prophet's Birthday
Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Anniversary of the Revolution
Monday, November 1, 2021 Anniversary of the Revolution is a public holiday in Algeria
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Algeria (Algiers)