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Iraq Public Holidays 2026

This page contains a national calendar of all 2026 public holidays for Iraq. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanThuNew Year's Day
5 MarThuRebellion Anniversary *
6 MarFriNew Year's Day
6 MarFriNational Day of Tolerance and Coexistence
20 MarFriEid al-Fitr
21 Mar to 22 MarSat to SunEid al-Fitr Holiday
21 MarSatSpring Day
9 AprThuBaghdad Liberation Day *
1 MayFriLabour Day
27 May to 30 MayWed to SatEid al-Adha Holiday
16 JunTueIslamic New Year
25 JunThuAshura
14 JulTueRepublic Day
25 AugTueProphet Muhammad's Birthday
3 OctSatNational Day
10 DecThuVictory Day
25 DecFriChristmas Day

Note:
— Rebellion Anniversary and Baghdad Liberation Day are observed in Kurdistan only.