List of national public holidays of Afghanistan in 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 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, 2020 Feb. 15, 2020 Liberation Day
March 20, 2020 March 20, 2020 Nowrooz Afghan New Year
March 21, 2020 March 21, 2020 Nowrooz Holiday
April 24, 2020 April 24, 2020 Awal Ramdan
April 28, 2020 April 28, 2020 Mujahideen Victory Day
May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 International Workers' Day
May 24, 2020 May 24, 2020 Eid ul-Fitr End of Ramadan
May 25, 2020 May 25, 2020 Eid ul-Fitr Holiday
May 26, 2020 May 26, 2020 Eid ul-Fitr Holiday
July 30, 2020 July 30, 2020 Day of Arafa
July 31, 2020 July 31, 2020 Eid al-Adha Feast of Scarifice
Aug. 1, 2020 Aug. 1, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Aug. 2, 2020 Aug. 2, 2020 Eid al-Adha Holiday
Aug. 19, 2020 Aug. 19, 2020 Independence Day National Day
Aug. 29, 2020 Aug. 29, 2020 Ashura 10th day of Muslim New Year
Oct. 29, 2020 Oct. 29, 2020 Birthday of the Prophet Muhammad