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Iran Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Iran. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

Date Day Holiday
11 Feb Sun Anniversary of the Islamic Revolution
19 Feb Mon Martyrdom of Hazrat Fatemah
20 Mar Tue Oil Nationalization Day
21 Mar to 24 Mar Wed to Sat Novruz Holiday
31 Mar Sat Birthday of Imam Ali
1 Apr Sun Islamic Republic Day
2 Apr Mon Sizdah Bedar
14 Apr Sat Mabaath
2 May Wed Birthday of Imam Mahdi
4 Jun Mon Demise of Imam Khomeini
5 Jun Tue Khordad National Uprising (1963)
6 Jun Wed Martyrdom of Imam Ali
15 Jun Fri Eid al-Fitr
16 Jun Sat Eid al-Fitr Holiday
9 Jul Mon Martyrdom of Imam Sadeq
22 Aug Wed Eid al-Adha
30 Aug Thu Eid al-Ghadir
19 Sep Wed Tassoua
20 Sep Thu Ashura
30 Oct Tue Arbaeen
7 Nov Wed Death of Prophet Muhammad
7 Nov Wed Martyrdom of Imam Hasan
8 Nov Thu Martyrdom of Imam Reza
25 Nov Sun Birthday of Imam Sadeq
25 Nov Sun Prophet Muhammad's Birthday