List of national public holidays of Ethiopia in 2020

This page contains a calendar of all 2020 public holidays for Ethiopia. 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. 7, 2020 Jan. 7, 2020 Ethiopian Christmas Genna
Jan. 20, 2020 Jan. 20, 2020 Epiphany Timket
March 2, 2020 March 2, 2020 Victory of Adwa
April 17, 2020 April 17, 2020 Ethiopian Good Friday Siklet
April 19, 2020 April 19, 2020 Ethiopian Easter Fasika
May 1, 2020 May 1, 2020 International Labor Day
May 5, 2020 May 5, 2020 Patriots' Victory Day Arbegnoch Qen
May 24, 2020 May 24, 2020 Eid al-Fitre End of Ramadan
May 28, 2020 May 28, 2020 Downfall of the Derg National Day
July 31, 2020 July 31, 2020 Eid Al Adaha Arefa
Sept. 12, 2020 Sept. 12, 2020 Ethiopian New Year Enkutatash
Sept. 28, 2020 Sept. 28, 2020 Meskel Finding of the True Cross
Oct. 29, 2020 Oct. 29, 2020 Moulid Birthday of the Prophet Mohammed