Iran has a total of 24 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
Martyrdom of Fatima
Sunday, January 17, 2021 Martyrdom of Fatima is a national holiday in Iran
Revolution Day
Thursday, February 11, 2021 Revolution Day is a national holiday in Iran
Birthday of Imam Ali
Thursday, February 25, 2021 Birthday of Imam Ali is a national holiday in Iran
Prophet's Ascension
Thursday, March 11, 2021 Prophet's Ascension is a national holiday in Iran
March Equinox
Saturday, March 20, 2021 March Equinox in Iran (Tehran)
Norooz (Persian New Year)
Sunday, March 21, 2021 Norooz (Persian New Year) is a national holiday in Iran
Norooz Holiday
Monday, March 22, 2021 Norooz Holiday is a national holiday in Iran
Imam Mahdi's birthday
Monday, March 29, 2021 Imam Mahdi's birthday is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Ali
Monday, May 3, 2021 Martyrdom of Imam Ali is a national holiday in Iran
Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan)
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-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday)
Friday, May 14, 2021 Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday) is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq
Sunday, June 6, 2021 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq is a national holiday in Iran
June Solstice
Monday, June 21, 2021 June Solstice in Iran (Tehran)
Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice)
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-e-Ghadir
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 Eid-e-Ghadir is a national holiday in Iran
Tassoua
Wednesday, August 18, 2021 Tassoua is a national holiday in Iran
Ashura
Thursday, August 19, 2021 Ashura is a national holiday in Iran
September Equinox
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 September Equinox in Iran (Tehran)
Arbaeen
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 Arbaeen is a national holiday in Iran
Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Reza
Thursday, October 7, 2021 Martyrdom of Imam Reza is a national holiday in Iran
Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari
Friday, October 15, 2021 Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari is a national holiday in Iran
Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq
Sunday, October 24, 2021 Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq is a national holiday in Iran
December Solstice
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 December Solstice in Iran (Tehran)