Croatia has a total of 37 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's Day
Friday, January 1, 2021 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Epiphany
Wednesday, January 6, 2021 Epiphany is a Christian holiday celebrated globally on January 6 each year. It commemorates two events recorded in the Bible: the three wise men’s visit to baby Jesus; and Jesus’ baptism.
Orthodox Christmas Day
Thursday, January 7, 2021 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.
Međimurje Unification Day
Saturday, January 9, 2021 Međimurje Unification Day is a observance in Croatia
Day of the International Recognition of the Republic of Croatia
Friday, January 15, 2021 Day of the International Recognition of the Republic of Croatia is a observance in Croatia
Day of Peaceful Reintegration of the Croatian Danube Region
Friday, January 15, 2021 Day of Peaceful Reintegration of the Croatian Danube Region is a observance in Croatia
Day of the Establishment of the National Protection in the Republic of Croatia
Monday, March 15, 2021 Day of the Establishment of the National Protection in the Republic of Croatia is a observance in Croatia
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Croatia (Zagreb)
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 4, 2021 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 5, 2021 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Day of the Deaths of Zrinski and Frankopan
Friday, April 30, 2021 Day of the Deaths of Zrinski and Frankopan is a observance in Croatia
Labor Day / May Day
Saturday, May 1, 2021 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Orthodox Easter Day
Sunday, May 2, 2021 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
Orthodox Easter Monday
Monday, May 3, 2021 Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
Europe Day and Victory Day Over Fascism
Sunday, May 9, 2021 Europe Day and Victory Day Over Fascism is a observance in Croatia
Ramadan Bayram
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.
Remembrance Day of Croatian Victims in the Fight for Freedom and Independence
Sunday, May 16, 2021 Remembrance Day of Croatian Victims in the Fight for Freedom and Independence is a observance in Croatia
Statehood Day
Sunday, May 30, 2021 Statehood Day is a national holiday in Croatia
Corpus Christi
Thursday, June 3, 2021 Corpus Christi is a Christian feast in honor of the Holy Eucharist.
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Croatia (Zagreb)
Day of Antifascist Struggle
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 Day of Antifascist Struggle is a national holiday in Croatia
Independence Day
Friday, June 25, 2021 Independence Day is a observance in Croatia
Kurban Bayram
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.
Homeland Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, August 5, 2021 Homeland Thanksgiving Day is a national holiday in Croatia
Assumption of Mary
Sunday, August 15, 2021 The Christian feast of the Assumption of Mary is on or around Aug 15 in most countries. A few celebrate Assumption Day at other times of the year.
European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Totalitarian and Authoritarian Regimes
Monday, August 23, 2021 European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Totalitarian and Authoritarian Regimes is a observance in Croatia
Day of Remembrance of Missing Persons in the Homeland War
Monday, August 30, 2021 Day of Remembrance of Missing Persons in the Homeland War is a observance in Croatia
Rosh Hashana
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 Rosh Hashana, commonly known as the Jewish New Year, is the first day of Tishrei, the seventh month in the Hebrew calendar.
Yom Kippur
Thursday, September 16, 2021 Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement) is an important Jewish holiday that centers on the themes of atonement and repentance.
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Croatia (Zagreb)
Unification Day of Istria, Rijeka, Zadar, and the Islands
Saturday, September 25, 2021 Unification Day of Istria, Rijeka, Zadar, and the Islands is a observance in Croatia
Day of the Croatian Parliament
Friday, October 8, 2021 Day of the Croatian Parliament is a observance in Croatia
All Saints' Day
Monday, November 1, 2021 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Remembrance Day
Thursday, November 18, 2021 Remembrance Day is a national holiday in Croatia
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Croatia (Zagreb)
Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
St Stephen's Day
Sunday, December 26, 2021 St Stephen's Day is a national holiday in Croatia