Public holidays and observances in Iran

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 24 Wednesday Birthday of Imam Ali National holiday
February 7 Wednesday Prophet's Ascension National holiday
February 11 Sunday Revolution Day Public Holiday
February 25 Sunday Imam Mahdi's birthday National holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 31 Sunday Martyrdom of Imam Ali National holiday
April 10 Wednesday Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan) National holiday
April 11 Thursday Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday) National holiday
May 4 Saturday Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq National holiday
June 17 Monday Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice) National holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
June 25 Tuesday Eid-e-Ghadir National holiday
July 16 Tuesday Tassoua National holiday
July 17 Wednesday Ashura Public Holiday
August 26 Monday Arbaeen National holiday
September 3 Tuesday Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan National holiday
September 4 Wednesday Martyrdom of Imam Reza National holiday
September 12 Thursday Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari National holiday
September 21 Saturday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq National holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
December 5 Thursday Martyrdom of Fatima National holiday
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season

Year 2025

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 13 Monday Birthday of Imam Ali National holiday
January 27 Monday Prophet's Ascension National holiday
February 11 Tuesday Revolution Day Public Holiday
February 14 Friday Imam Mahdi's birthday National holiday
March 20 Thursday March equinox Season
March 21 Friday Martyrdom of Imam Ali National holiday
March 31 Monday Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan) National holiday
April 1 Tuesday Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday) National holiday
April 24 Thursday Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq National holiday
June 7 Saturday Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice) National holiday
June 15 Sunday Eid-e-Ghadir National holiday
June 21 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 5 Saturday Tassoua National holiday
July 6 Sunday Ashura Public Holiday
August 15 Friday Arbaeen National holiday
August 23 Saturday Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan National holiday
August 24 Sunday Martyrdom of Imam Reza National holiday
September 1 Monday Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari National holiday
September 10 Wednesday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq National holiday
September 22 Monday September equinox Season
November 24 Monday Martyrdom of Fatima National holiday
December 21 Sunday December Solstice Season

Year 2026

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 2 Friday Birthday of Imam Ali National holiday
January 16 Friday Prophet's Ascension National holiday
February 3 Tuesday Imam Mahdi's birthday National holiday
February 11 Wednesday Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 10 Tuesday Martyrdom of Imam Ali National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 20 Friday Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan) National holiday
March 21 Saturday Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday) National holiday
April 13 Monday Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq National holiday
May 27 Wednesday Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice) National holiday
June 4 Thursday Eid-e-Ghadir National holiday
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
June 25 Thursday Tassoua National holiday
June 26 Friday Ashura Public Holiday
August 5 Wednesday Arbaeen National holiday
August 13 Thursday Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan National holiday
August 14 Friday Martyrdom of Imam Reza National holiday
August 22 Saturday Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari National holiday
August 31 Monday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq National holiday
September 23 Wednesday September equinox Season
November 14 Saturday Martyrdom of Fatima National holiday
December 22 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 23 Wednesday Birthday of Imam Ali National holiday

Year 2027

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 6 Wednesday Prophet's Ascension National holiday
January 24 Sunday Imam Mahdi's birthday National holiday
February 11 Thursday Revolution Day Public Holiday
February 28 Sunday Martyrdom of Imam Ali National holiday
March 10 Wednesday Eid-e-Fetr (End of Ramadan) National holiday
March 11 Thursday Eid-e-Fetr (Additional Holiday) National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 3 Saturday Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq National holiday
May 17 Monday Eid-e-Ghorban (Feast of Sacrifice) National holiday
May 25 Tuesday Eid-e-Ghadir National holiday
June 14 Monday Tassoua National holiday
June 15 Tuesday Ashura Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 25 Sunday Arbaeen National holiday
August 2 Monday Demise of Prophet Muhammad and Martyrdom of Imam Hassan National holiday
August 3 Tuesday Martyrdom of Imam Reza National holiday
August 11 Wednesday Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Askari National holiday
August 20 Friday Birthday of Prophet Muhammad and Imam Sadeq National holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
November 3 Wednesday Martyrdom of Fatima National holiday
December 12 Sunday Birthday of Imam Ali National holiday
December 22 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 26 Sunday Prophet's Ascension National holiday