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Bulgaria Public Holidays 2017

Today – 18 November 2017 – is not a holiday in Bulgaria.

This page contains a national calendar of all 2017 public holidays in Bulgaria. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanSunNew Year's Day
2 JanMonNew Year Holiday
3 MarFriLiberation Day
14 AprFriOrthodox Good Friday
15 AprSatOrthodox Easter Saturday
16 AprSunOrthodox Easter Sunday
17 AprMonOrthodox Easter Monday
1 MayMonLabour Day
6 MaySatSaint George's Day / Army Day
8 MayMonSaint George's Day Holiday
24 MayWedCulture and Literacy Day
6 SepWedUnification Day
22 SepFriIndependence Day
1 NovWedDay of the Bulgarian Enlighteners *
24 DecSunChristmas Eve
25 DecMonChristmas Day
26 DecTue2nd Day of Christmas
27 DecWedChristmas Holiday

Note:
— Day of the Bulgarian Enlighteners is a holiday for all educational institutions only.

Bulgarian labour laws officially recognise two official public holidays. Local and regional observances may be awarded as days off at the discretion of each employer.

Visit parliament.bg for the original release.

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