Bangladesh has a total of 45 holidays in 2022. 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
Saturday, January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Bangabandhu Homecoming Day
Monday, January 10, 2022 Bangabandhu Homecoming Day is a observance in Bangladesh
Valentine's Day
Monday, February 14, 2022 Valentine’s Day is a special time to celebrate love, romance and friendship.
Language Martyrs' Day
Monday, February 21, 2022 Language Martyrs' Day is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Maha Shivaratri
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Maha Shivaratri is a optional holiday in Bangladesh
Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Isra and Mi'raj (Isra Me'raj, Israa and Mi'raaj, Laylat Al-Isra wa Al-Miraj, Lailat al Miraj, Night Journey and Ascension to Heaven) marks the night that the Prophet Mohammad traveled from Mecca to Jerusalem, ascended to heaven and returned.
National Flag Day
Wednesday, March 2, 2022 National Flag Day is a observance in Bangladesh
Ash Wednesday
Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent in western Christian churches.
Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday
Thursday, March 17, 2022 Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthday is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Thursday, March 17, 2022 Doljatra is a optional holiday in Bangladesh
March Equinox
Sunday, March 20, 2022 March Equinox in Bangladesh (Dhaka)
Independence Day
Saturday, March 26, 2022 Independence Day is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Bengali New Year
Thursday, April 14, 2022 Bengali New Year is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Maundy Thursday
Thursday, April 14, 2022 Maundy Thursday is a Christian observance on the Thursday during Holy Week. It is the day before Good Friday.
Good Friday
Friday, April 15, 2022 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Holy Saturday
Saturday, April 16, 2022 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
Easter Day
Sunday, April 17, 2022 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 18, 2022 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Jumatul Bidah
Friday, April 29, 2022 Jumatul Bidah is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Friday, April 29, 2022 Laylat al-Qadr commmemorates the time when Mohammad received the first verses of the Koran (Qu'ran).
May Day
Sunday, May 1, 2022 Labor Day, or May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Eid ul-Fitr
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 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 ul-Fitr Holiday
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Eid ul-Fitr Holiday is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Mothers' Day
Sunday, May 8, 2022 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Fathers' Day
Sunday, June 19, 2022 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
June Solstice
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 June Solstice in Bangladesh (Dhaka)
July 1 Bank Holiday
Friday, July 1, 2022 July 1 Bank Holiday is a bank holiday in Bangladesh
Eid al-Adha
Sunday, July 10, 2022 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 Day 2
Monday, July 11, 2022 Eid al-Adha Day 2 is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Eid al-Adha Day 3
Tuesday, July 12, 2022 Eid al-Adha Day 3 is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Eid al-Adha Day 4
Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Eid al-Adha Day 4 is a optional holiday in Bangladesh
Monday, August 8, 2022 Ashura is a public holiday in Bangladesh
National Mourning Day
Monday, August 15, 2022 National Mourning Day is a public holiday in Bangladesh
Akhari Chahar Somba
Thursday, September 22, 2022 Akhari Chahar Somba is a optional holiday in Bangladesh
September Equinox
Friday, September 23, 2022 September Equinox in Bangladesh (Dhaka)
Sunday, September 25, 2022 Mahalaya is a optional holiday in Bangladesh
Eid e-Milad-un Nabi
Saturday, October 8, 2022 Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Monday, October 31, 2022 Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
Sunday, November 6, 2022 Fateha-i-Yajdaham is a optional holiday in Bangladesh
Victory Day
Friday, December 16, 2022 Victory Day is a public holiday in Bangladesh
December Solstice
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 December Solstice in Bangladesh (Dhaka)
Christmas Eve
Saturday, December 24, 2022 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Sunday, December 25, 2022 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Monday, December 26, 2022 Boxing Day is a optional holiday in Bangladesh
New Year's Eve
Saturday, December 31, 2022 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.