PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

Afghanistan's Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Afghanistan. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

Date                                                              Day                                       Holiday name

15 Feb

Thu

Liberation Day

21 Mar to 22 Mar

Wed to Thu

Novruz Holiday

28 Apr

Sat

Victory Day

1 May

Tue

Labour Day

16 May

Wed

Awal Ramadan

15 Jun to 17 Jun

Fri to Sun

Eid al-Fitr Holiday

19 Aug

Sun

Independence Day

21 Aug

Tue

Arafat Day

22 Aug to 23 Aug

Wed to Thu

Eid al-Adha Holiday

20 Sep

Thu

Ashura

20 Nov

Tue

Mawleed al-Nabi