Public holidays and observances in Moldova

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
January 7 Sunday Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox holiday
January 8 Monday Orthodox Christmas Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
February 14 Wednesday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Thursday Martisor (first day of spring) Observance
March 8 Thursday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
March 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
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
April 16 Monday Memorial Day/Parents' Day National holiday
April 27 Friday State Flag Day Observance
May 1 Tuesday International Day of Solidarity of Workers National holiday
May 9 Wednesday Victory Day Public Holiday
May 15 Tuesday Family Day Common Local holiday
May 15 Tuesday Europe Day Official holiday
May 27 Sunday Dniester Day Observance
June 1 Friday International Children's Day Observance
June 5 Tuesday World Environment Day Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
June 23 Saturday Statehood Day Public Holiday
July 29 Sunday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 27 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 28 Tuesday Independence Day Holiday National holiday
August 31 Friday Language Day Observance
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
October 6 Saturday Wine Day (Day 1) Observance
October 7 Sunday Wine Day (Day 2) Observance
October 28 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 31 Wednesday Halloween Observance
December 10 Monday International Human Rights Day Public 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
January 7 Monday Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox holiday
January 8 Tuesday Orthodox Christmas Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
February 14 Thursday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Friday Martisor (first day of spring) Observance
March 8 Friday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 31 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
April 26 Friday Orthodox Good Friday Orthodox holiday
April 27 Saturday Orthodox Holy Saturday Orthodox holiday
April 27 Saturday State Flag Day Observance
April 28 Sunday Orthodox Easter Sunday Public Holiday
April 29 Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Orthodox holiday
May 1 Wednesday International Day of Solidarity of Workers National holiday
May 6 Monday Memorial Day/Parents' Day National holiday
May 9 Thursday Victory Day Public Holiday
May 15 Wednesday Family Day Common Local holiday
May 15 Wednesday Europe Day Official holiday
May 26 Sunday Dniester Day Observance
June 1 Saturday International Children's Day Observance
June 5 Wednesday World Environment Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
June 23 Sunday Statehood Day Public Holiday
July 29 Monday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 27 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 28 Wednesday Independence Day Holiday National holiday
August 31 Saturday Language Day Observance
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 5 Saturday Wine Day (Day 1) Observance
October 6 Sunday Wine Day (Day 2) Observance
October 27 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 31 Thursday Halloween Observance
December 10 Tuesday International Human Rights Day Public 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
January 7 Tuesday Orthodox Christmas Day Orthodox holiday
January 8 Wednesday Orthodox Christmas Day holiday National and Orthodox holiday
February 14 Friday Valentine's Day Observance
March 1 Sunday Martisor (first day of spring) Observance
March 8 Sunday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 29 Sunday Daylight Saving Time starts Daylight Saving Time
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
April 27 Monday State Flag Day Observance
April 27 Monday Memorial Day/Parents' Day National holiday
May 1 Friday International Day of Solidarity of Workers National holiday
May 9 Saturday Victory Day Public Holiday
May 15 Friday Europe Day Official holiday
May 15 Friday Family Day Common Local holiday
May 24 Sunday Dniester Day Observance
June 1 Monday International Children's Day Observance
June 5 Friday World Environment Day Observance
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 23 Tuesday Statehood Day Public Holiday
July 29 Wednesday Constitution Day Public Holiday
August 27 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 28 Friday Independence Day Holiday National holiday
August 31 Monday Language Day Observance
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 3 Saturday Wine Day (Day 1) Observance
October 4 Sunday Wine Day (Day 2) Observance
October 25 Sunday Daylight Saving Time ends Daylight Saving Time
October 31 Saturday Halloween Observance
December 10 Thursday International Human Rights Day Public 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