WORLD PREMIERE! Our new site displays updated vacation dates in 550 regions of the world
flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag flag
Almost everyday, a public holiday is added or modified somewhere in the world. 60% of these modifications are announced within the previous 48 hours. With our Corporate alerts service, stay in tune! A global site for local information
The business world's No-Go Days!

Eritrea - bank and public holidays of the world - 1970-2070


Full calendar of public and bank holidays of the world (and banks closures), from 1970 until 2070 for Eritrea

Check travel restrictions within the country with concerned consulate
Internet domain: .er - Telephone code: +292 - International dialing code: 00
Christian & Muslim communities usually observe their respective celebrations - GMT offset: +3 (DST: no)
Currency: Nakfa (ERN) ... Convert here!
Weekend: Saturday & Sunday

Amharic (20 million speakers), vernaculars, Tigray (0.5 million speakers) ...
Contact edit!

Name Date Kind More
New Year's Day**Wednesday January 1, 2020Secular holiday 
view more
Orthodox Christmas Day**Tuesday January 7, 2020Orthodox 
view more
winter holiday (end)**Sunday January 12, 2020School holidays 
view more
Orthodox Epiphany*Sunday January 19, 2020Orthodox 
view more
Fenkil Day*Monday February 10, 2020Events, celebrations... 
view more
Womens' Day**Sunday March 8, 2020Secular holiday 
view more
spring holiday (beginning)Thursday March 26, 2020School holidays 
view more
spring holiday (end)Sunday April 5, 2020School holidays 
view more
Start of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day)Monday April 13, 2020cards/flowers 
view more
Orthodox Good Friday**Thursday April 30, 2020Orthodox 
view more

New Year's Day -
Friday January 1, 2021

Secular holiday : The world's most widely celebrated holiday, New Years was set on January 1 by Julius Caesar because that was the date the Roman consuls took over their duties. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Orthodox Christmas Day -
Friday January 7, 2022

Orthodox : Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Winter holiday (end) -
Tuesday January 12, 2021

School holidays : Information provided by the Asmara International Community School
Ministry of Education:

Schooling is mandatory till age 14
schools may remain open on Saturday
school uniforms required
Languages in primary schools: Tigrinya, Beja, Arabic, Tigre, Kunama, Saho, Bilen, Nara, Afar
in secondary schools: English
confirmed till July 2020
Make a Paypal donation of euros 10 to to purchase the full calendar for Eritrea
Contact to purchase a file containing confirmed calendars of 550 countries and regions.

Orthodox Epiphany -
Tuesday January 19, 2021

Orthodox : A Christian holiday (from the Greek word epiphaneia meaning manifestation or to appear) commemorating the presentation of the infant Jesus to the Magi, or three wise men. It marks the end of the twelve days of Christmas and is also called The Adoration of the Magi or The Manifestation of God . According to legend based on a Bible story, three kings (or wise men/magi), Caspar, Melchior and Balthasar saw a bright star on the night that Christ was born. They followed the star to Bethlehem where they found the baby Jesus and presented him with gold, frankincense and myrrh.

Fenkil Day -
Wednesday February 10, 2021

Culture : Commemorates the resistance. operation of 1990 to liberate the port city of Massawa.

Womens' Day -
Monday March 8, 2021

Secular holiday : In Mainland China, 1/2 day holiday for women only

Spring holiday (beginning) -
Friday March 26, 2021

School holidays :

Spring holiday (end) -
Monday April 5, 2021

School holidays :

Start of Ramadan (may be changed to the nearest day) -
Tuesday April 13, 2021

cards/flowers :

Orthodox Good Friday -
Friday April 30, 2021

Orthodox : The bright red colored egg is the symbol of Easter (or Pascha) The eggs are colored on Holy Thursday after the Divine Liturgy. The Easter bread is taken to church on Saturday evening when a special sequence of services takes place: Midnight Office... After the service the clergy blesses the breads and eggs brought by the people and they take them home. The eggs are cracked after the midnight service and during the next days. One egg is cracked on the wall of the church (and this is the first egg eaten The ritual of cracking the eggs takes place before the Easter lunch. Each person selects his/her egg. Then people take turns tapping their egg against the eggs of others, and the person who ends up with the last unbroken egg is believed to have a year of May only be observed by the local Orthodox community.