Turkey has a total of 20 holidays in 2024. 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
Monday, January 1, 2024 New Year’s Day in Turkey falls on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar and marks the beginning of a new calendar year.
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2024 March Equinox in Turkey (Istanbul)
Ramadan Feast Eve
Tuesday, April 9, 2024 The Ramadan Feast Eve in Turkey is the last day of fasting during the Islamic month of Ramadan. It is a time when people prepare for the Ramadan Feast.
Ramadan Feast
Wednesday, April 10, 2024 The Ramadan Feast is a three-day festival and one of the most important religious holidays in Turkey.
Ramadan Feast Holiday
Thursday, April 11, 2024 Ramadan Feast Holiday is a national holiday in Turkey
National Sovereignty and Children's Day
Tuesday, April 23, 2024 National Sovereignty and Children’s Day in Turkey, observed every April 23, commemorates the Turkish Parliament’s creation and celebrates children’s role in the country’s development.
Labor and Solidarity Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2024 Labor and Solidarity Day, which falls on May 1 each year, is one of the most controversial holidays in Turkey.
Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day
Sunday, May 19, 2024 Many people in Turkey annually observe the Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day on May 19 by attending sports events and remembering Turkey’s War of Independence, which started on this day in 1919.
Sacrifice Feast Eve
Saturday, June 15, 2024 The Sacrifice Feast Eve, in which the date changes every year in the Gregorian calendar, is a time to prepare for the four-day Sacrifice Feast in Turkey.
Sacrifice Feast
Sunday, June 16, 2024 The Sacrifice Feast in Turkey is a time of thanksgiving and remembrance of the poor.
Sacrifice Feast Holiday
Monday, June 17, 2024 Sacrifice Feast Holiday is a national holiday in Turkey
June Solstice
Thursday, June 20, 2024 June Solstice in Turkey (Istanbul)
Democracy and National Unity Day
Monday, July 15, 2024 Democracy and National Unity Day is a national holiday in Turkey
Victory Day
Friday, August 30, 2024 Turkey annually celebrates Victory Day on August 30, commemorating the Turkish victory over Greek invaders in 1922.
September Equinox
Sunday, September 22, 2024 September Equinox in Turkey (Istanbul)
Republic Day Eve
Monday, October 28, 2024 Republic Day Eve is a half day in Turkey
Republic Day
Tuesday, October 29, 2024 Republic Day in Turkey, which is on October 29 each year, commemorates the creation of the Turkish Republic in 1923.
Ataturk Commemoration Day
Sunday, November 10, 2024 Ataturk Commemoration Day is a observance in Turkey
December Solstice
Saturday, December 21, 2024 December Solstice in Turkey (Istanbul)
New Year's Eve
Tuesday, December 31, 2024 New Year’s Eve in Turkey, which is December 31 in the Gregorian calendar, marks the end of a calendar year.
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