Public holidays and observances in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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 2) Public Holiday
January 6 Saturday Orthodox Christmas Eve Optional Holiday
January 7 Sunday Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox holiday
February 14 Wednesday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 8 Thursday Mothers' Day Observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
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 Orthodox Good Friday Orthodox holiday
April 7 Saturday Orthodox Holy Saturday Orthodox holiday
April 8 Sunday Orthodox Easter Sunday Public Holiday
April 9 Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Orthodox holiday
May 1 Tuesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 2 Wednesday Labor Day (Day 2) Public Holiday
May 9 Wednesday Victory Day Public Holiday
June 15 Friday End of Ramadan Muslim 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 31 Wednesday Halloween Observance
November 1 Thursday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 21 Wednesday Dayton Peace Agreement Day Optional Holiday
November 25 Sunday Statehood Day Public Holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
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 2) Public Holiday
January 6 Sunday Orthodox Christmas Eve Optional Holiday
January 7 Monday Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox holiday
February 14 Thursday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 8 Friday Mothers' Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
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 Orthodox Good Friday Orthodox holiday
April 27 Saturday Orthodox Holy Saturday Orthodox holiday
April 28 Sunday Orthodox Easter Sunday Public Holiday
April 29 Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Orthodox holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 2 Thursday Labor Day (Day 2) Public Holiday
May 9 Thursday Victory Day Public Holiday
June 5 Wednesday End of Ramadan Muslim 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 31 Thursday Halloween Observance
November 1 Friday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 21 Thursday Dayton Peace Agreement Day Optional Holiday
November 25 Monday Statehood Day Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
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 2) Public Holiday
January 6 Monday Orthodox Christmas Eve Optional Holiday
January 7 Tuesday Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox holiday
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
March 8 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
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 Orthodox Good Friday Orthodox holiday
April 18 Saturday Orthodox Holy Saturday Orthodox holiday
April 19 Sunday Orthodox Easter Sunday Public Holiday
April 20 Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Orthodox holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day Public Holiday
May 2 Saturday Labor Day (Day 2) Public Holiday
May 9 Saturday Victory Day Public Holiday
May 24 Sunday End of Ramadan Muslim 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 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
November 1 Sunday All Saints' Day Silent Day
November 21 Saturday Dayton Peace Agreement Day Optional Holiday
November 25 Wednesday Statehood Day Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance