Public holidays and observances in Albania

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Tuesday New Year's Day (Day 2) National holiday
February 14 Wednesday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Thursday Mothers' Day Observance
March 14 Wednesday Summer Day National holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 22 Thursday Nevruz Day National holiday
March 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
March 30 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
March 31 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 1 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 2 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 6 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 7 Saturday Easter Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 8 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 9 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Tuesday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
June 15 Friday End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr) National holiday
June 17 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 22 Wednesday Feast of the Sacrifice Public Holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 19 Friday Mother Teresa Beatification Day National holiday
October 28 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 31 Wednesday Halloween Observance
November 28 Wednesday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 29 Thursday Liberation Day National holiday
December 8 Saturday National Youth Day National holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Monday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Monday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Wednesday New Year's Day (Day 2) National holiday
February 14 Thursday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Friday Mothers' Day Observance
March 14 Thursday Summer Day National holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 22 Friday Nevruz Day National holiday
March 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 20 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 21 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 26 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 27 Saturday Easter Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 28 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 29 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
June 5 Wednesday End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr) National holiday
June 16 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 12 Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 19 Saturday Mother Teresa Beatification Day National holiday
October 27 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 31 Thursday Halloween Observance
November 28 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 29 Friday Liberation Day National holiday
December 8 Sunday National Youth Day National holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Thursday New Year's Day (Day 2) National holiday
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 8 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
March 14 Saturday Summer Day National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 22 Sunday Nevruz Day National holiday
March 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 11 Saturday Holy Saturday Christian holiday
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 17 Friday Good Friday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
April 18 Saturday Easter Saturday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 19 Sunday Easter Sunday (Orthodox) Observance and Orthodox holiday
April 20 Monday Easter Monday (Orthodox) National and Orthodox holiday
May 1 Friday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
May 24 Sunday End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr) National holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 21 Sunday Fathers' Day Observance
July 31 Friday Feast of the Sacrifice Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 19 Monday Mother Teresa Beatification Day National holiday
October 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 28 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
November 29 Sunday Liberation Day National holiday
December 8 Tuesday National Youth Day National holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance