List of national public holidays of Turkey in 2019

This page contains a calendar of all 2019 public holidays for Turkey. 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
April 23, 2019 April 23, 2019 National Sovereignty and Children's Day Celebrates the creation of the Turkish Parliament and highlights the importance of children in the country's development
May 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 Labour Day
May 19, 2019 May 19, 2019 Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day Marks the start of the war of independence in 1919
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Ramazan Feast Holiday Date varies on Lunar cycle
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Ramazan Feast Date varies on Lunar cycle
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Ramazan Feast Date varies on Lunar cycle
June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019 Ramazan Feast Date varies on Lunar cycle
Aug. 12, 2019 Aug. 12, 2019 Kurban Bayrami Sacrifice Feast
Aug. 13, 2019 Aug. 13, 2019 Kurban Bayrami Holiday Sacrifice Feast
Aug. 14, 2019 Aug. 14, 2019 Kurban Bayrami Holiday Sacrifice Feast
Aug. 15, 2019 Aug. 15, 2019 Kurban Bayrami Holiday Probable Holiday
Aug. 30, 2019 Aug. 30, 2019 Victory Day
Oct. 29, 2019 Oct. 29, 2019 Republic Day 28 Oct is a Halfday holiday in the afternoon