List of national public holidays of Azerbaijan in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 public holidays for Azerbaijan. 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
Jan. 1, 2019 Jan. 1, 2019 New Year's Day Yeni il
Jan. 2, 2019 Jan. 2, 2019 New Year Holiday Yeni il
Jan. 21, 2019 Jan. 21, 2019 Martyrs Day Holiday Commemorates Black January (1990) when Soviet troops entered Baku and killed more than 130 civilians
March 8, 2019 March 8, 2019 Women's Day Weekday closest to International Women's Day
March 20, 2019 March 20, 2019 Novruz Spring Festival. Persian New Year.
March 21, 2019 March 21, 2019 Novruz Holiday Spring Festival. Persian New Year.
March 22, 2019 March 22, 2019 Novruz Holiday Spring Festival. Persian New Year.
March 25, 2019 March 25, 2019 Novruz Holiday Probable holiday
March 26, 2019 March 26, 2019 Novruz Holiday Probable holiday
May 9, 2019 May 9, 2019 Victory Day Celebrates victory over Nazi Germany and the end of the Second World War
May 28, 2019 May 28, 2019 Republic Day Founding of Democratic Republic of Azerbaijan (1918).
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Ramazan Bayrami Eid Al-Fitr
June 6, 2019 June 6, 2019 Ramazan Bayrami Holiday Eid Al-Fitr
June 17, 2019 June 17, 2019 National Salvation Day Holiday 15 June or following Monday
June 26, 2019 June 26, 2019 Azerbaijan Armed Forces Day
Aug. 12, 2019 Aug. 12, 2019 Gurban Bayrami Festival of Sacrifice
Aug. 13, 2019 Aug. 13, 2019 Gurban Bayrami Holiday Festival of Sacrifice
Oct. 18, 2019 Oct. 18, 2019 Independence Day Not a non-working day
Nov. 11, 2019 Nov. 11, 2019 Flag Day Holiday The Azerbijani flag was first adopted on 9 Nov 1918
Dec. 31, 2019 Dec. 31, 2019 World Azerbaijanis Solidarity Day Celebrated since 1991