List of national public holidays of Iran in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 public holidays for Iran. 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. 11, 2019 Feb. 11, 2019 Islamic Revolution Day February 11
March 20, 2019 March 20, 2019 Imam Ali's Birthday Rajab 13
March 20, 2019 March 20, 2019 Oil Nationalisation Day Esfand 29
March 21, 2019 March 21, 2019 Nowruz Iranian New Year
March 22, 2019 March 22, 2019 Nowruz Holiday
March 23, 2019 March 23, 2019 Nowruz Holiday
March 24, 2019 March 24, 2019 Nowruz Holiday
April 1, 2019 April 1, 2019 Islamic Republic Day Farvardin 12
April 2, 2019 April 2, 2019 Nature Day Farvardin 13
April 3, 2019 April 3, 2019 The Prophet's Acension Rajab 27
April 21, 2019 April 21, 2019 Imam Mahdi's Birthday Sha'aban 15
May 26, 2019 May 26, 2019 Martyrdom of Imam Ali Ramadan 21
June 4, 2019 June 4, 2019 Demise of Imam Khomeini Khordad 14
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Eid ul-Fitr End of Ramadan
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Khordad National Uprising (1963) Khordad 15
June 6, 2019 June 6, 2019 The Day after Eid-e-Fitr Shawwal 2
June 29, 2019 June 29, 2019 Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq Shawwal 25
Aug. 11, 2019 Aug. 11, 2019 Eid-e-Qorban Feast of the Sacrifice
Aug. 19, 2019 Aug. 19, 2019 Eid-e-Ghadir Dhu al-Hijjah 18
Sept. 8, 2019 Sept. 8, 2019 Tasoua Hosseini Muharram 9
Sept. 9, 2019 Sept. 9, 2019 Ashoura 10th day of Muslim New Year
Oct. 9, 2019 Oct. 9, 2019 Arbaeen Safar 20
Oct. 27, 2019 Oct. 27, 2019 Death of Prophet Muhammad Safar 28
Oct. 29, 2019 Oct. 29, 2019 Martyrdom of Imam Reza Safar 30
Nov. 5, 2019 Nov. 5, 2019 Martyrdom of Imam Hassan Asgari Rabi'-ul-Awwal 8
Nov. 10, 2019 Nov. 10, 2019 Birthday of Muhammad and Imam Sadegh Rabi'-ul-Awwal 17