Macedonia has a total of 45 holidays in 2023. 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
Sunday, January 1, 2023 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Day off for New Year's Day
Monday, January 2, 2023 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Orthodox Christmas Eve
Friday, January 6, 2023 Orthodox Christmas Eve is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
Orthodox Christmas Day
Saturday, January 7, 2023 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.
Epiphany (Orthodox)
Thursday, January 19, 2023 Epiphany (Orthodox) is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
St Sava's Day
Friday, January 27, 2023 St Sava's Day is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
Valentine's Day
Tuesday, February 14, 2023 February 14 is Valentine's Day or Saint Valentine's Feast. The day of love owes its origins to ancient Roman and European Christian traditions.
Mothers' Day/International Women's Day
Wednesday, March 8, 2023 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
March Equinox
Monday, March 20, 2023 March Equinox in North Macedonia (Skopje)
Daylight Saving Time starts
Sunday, March 26, 2023 Daylight Saving Time starts in North Macedonia
Good Friday
Friday, April 7, 2023 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Saturday
Saturday, April 8, 2023 Holy Saturday is the day before Easter Sunday.
International Romani Day (for Romani community)
Saturday, April 8, 2023 International Romani Day (for Romani community) is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 9, 2023 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 10, 2023 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Good Friday (Orthodox)
Friday, April 14, 2023 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world annually observe Good Friday to commemorate the events leading up to Jesus Christ's crucifixion.
Easter Saturday (Orthodox)
Saturday, April 15, 2023 The Saturday before Easter Sunday is also known as Holy Saturday for many Orthodox churches worldwide.
Easter Sunday (Orthodox)
Sunday, April 16, 2023 Millions of Orthodox Christians around the world often celebrate Easter Sunday at a different time to the date set by many western churches.
Easter Monday (Orthodox)
Monday, April 17, 2023 Orthodox Easter Monday is the day after the Orthodox Easter Sunday.
Eid al-Fitr
Saturday, April 22, 2023 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.
Labor Day
Monday, May 1, 2023 Labor Day, International Workers' Day, and May Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Vlach’s National Day (for Vlach community)
Tuesday, May 23, 2023 Vlach’s National Day (for Vlach community) is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
Saints Cyril and Methodius' Day
Wednesday, May 24, 2023 Saints Cyril and Methodius' Day is a national holiday in North Macedonia
Friday before Pentecost
Friday, June 2, 2023 Friday before Pentecost is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
June Solstice
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 June Solstice in North Macedonia (Skopje)
Eid al-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Thursday, June 29, 2023 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.
Republic Day
Wednesday, August 2, 2023 Republic Day is a national holiday in North Macedonia
Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox)
Monday, August 28, 2023 Feast of the Assumption of Mary (Orthodox) is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
Independence Day
Friday, September 8, 2023 Independence Day is a national holiday in North Macedonia
Fathers' Day
Sunday, September 10, 2023 Father’s Day celebrates fatherhood and male parenting on different dates worldwide.
September Equinox
Saturday, September 23, 2023 September Equinox in North Macedonia (Skopje)
First day of Yom Kippur (Jewish community)
Monday, September 25, 2023 Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement) is an important Jewish holiday that centers on the themes of atonement and repentance.
International Bosniaks' Day (for Bosniak community)
Thursday, September 28, 2023 International Bosniaks' Day (for Bosniak community) is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
Day of People’s Uprising
Wednesday, October 11, 2023 Day of People’s Uprising is a national holiday in North Macedonia
Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle
Monday, October 23, 2023 Day of the Macedonian Revolutionary Struggle is a national holiday in North Macedonia
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, October 29, 2023 Daylight Saving Time ends in North Macedonia
Halloween
Tuesday, October 31, 2023 Halloween is a festive occasion that is celebrated in many countries on October 31 each year.
All Saints' Day
Wednesday, November 1, 2023 Many churches honor all their saints on All Saints' Day, also known as All Hallows' Day.
Albanian Alphabet Day (Albanian community)
Wednesday, November 22, 2023 Albanian Alphabet Day (Albanian community) is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
Saint Kliment Ohridski's Day
Friday, December 8, 2023 Saint Kliment Ohridski's Day is a national holiday in North Macedonia
Turkish Language Day (Turkish community)
Thursday, December 21, 2023 Turkish Language Day (Turkish community) is a optional holiday in North Macedonia
December Solstice
Friday, December 22, 2023 December Solstice in North Macedonia (Skopje)
Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 24, 2023 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Monday, December 25, 2023 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
New Year's Eve
Sunday, December 31, 2023 New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.