Ethiopia has a total of 13 holidays in 2018. 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 downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Name of Holiday Day Date Type
ልደተ-ለእግዚእነ/ ገና Saturday January 6 public
ብርሐነ ጥምቀት Friday January 19 public
የዓድዋ ድል በዓል Friday March 2 public
የቀይ ሽብር መታሰቢያ ቀን Wednesday March 28 public
ስቅለት Friday April 6 public
ፋሲካ Sunday April 8 public
ረመዳን Wednesday May 16 public
ደርግ የወደቀበት ቀን Monday May 28 public
ዒድ አል ፈጥር Friday June 15 public
ዒድ አል አድሐ Tuesday August 21 public
እንቁጣጣሽ Tuesday September 11 public
ብርሐነ-መስቀል Thursday September 27 public
መውሊድ Tuesday November 20 public