List of national public holidays of Afghanistan in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 public holidays for Afghanistan. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your state’s calendar.

Day Date Holiday Notes
Feb. 15, 2019 Feb. 15, 2019 Liberation Day
March 21, 2019 March 21, 2019 Nowrooz Afghan New Year
March 22, 2019 March 22, 2019 Nowrooz Holiday
April 28, 2019 April 28, 2019 Mujahideen Victory Day
May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 International Workers' Day
May 6, 2019 May 6, 2019 Awal Ramdan
June 4, 2019 June 4, 2019 Eid ul-Fitr End of Ramadan
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Eid ul-Fitr Holiday
June 6, 2019 June 6, 2019 Eid ul-Fitr Holiday
Aug. 10, 2019 Aug. 10, 2019 Day of Arafa
Aug. 11, 2019 Aug. 11, 2019 Eid al-Adha Feast of Scarifice
Aug. 12, 2019 Aug. 12, 2019 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Aug. 13, 2019 Aug. 13, 2019 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Aug. 19, 2019 Aug. 19, 2019 Independence Day National Day
Sept. 9, 2019 Sept. 9, 2019 Ashura 10th day of Muslim New Year
Nov. 10, 2019 Nov. 10, 2019 Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad