Serbia Public Holidays

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A public holiday, national holiday or legal holiday is a holiday generally established by law and is usually a non-working day during the year. This page contains public holidays sorted by years. Holiday dates may be change from time to time, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national holidays and short description of each holiday.
  • In Serbia, if non-religious public holidays falls on a Sunday, then the next working day is a non-working day
  • Some holidays are defined by the Law as working holidays, which means this date are not bank holidays, but they are observed by the state and people


1 JanSunNew Year's Day (Нова Година) - First day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar
2 JanMonNew Year's Holiday
7 JanSatOrthodox Christmas Day (Божић) - Serbian Orthodox Church uses the Julian calendar. Christmas on 25 December is celebrated in Serbia by the Roman Catholic and various Protestant churches, but is not a public holiday. Celebrate the birth of Christ
14 JanSatSerbian New Year (Orthodox New Year)
27 JanFriSt. Sava's Day (Свети Сава) - According to Julian calendar. Saint Sava was Patron saint of the Serbian schools. In the Gregorian calendar it's observed on January 14. This is Working Holiday
15 FebWedSerbian Statehood Day (Dan državnosti Srbije) - Commemorate the outbreak of the First Serbian Uprising in 1804, it evolved into a Serbian Revolution against Ottoman rule
16 FebThursSerbian Statehood Day (Dan državnosti Srbije)
14 AprFriOrthodox Good Friday (Велики петак) - Serbian Orthodox Church calculates Easter using Orthodox Computus. Good Friday commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary
15 AprSatOrthodox Holy Saturday
16 AprSunOrthodox Easter Day (Васкрс) - Serbian Orthodox Church calculates Easter using Orthodox Computus. Easter is celebrating the resurrection of Jesus from the dead
17 AprMonOrthodox Easter Monday (Васкрсни понедељак) - Serbian Orthodox Church calculates Easter using Orthodox Computus. Monday after Easter Sunday
1 MayMonLabour Day (Praznik rada) - Celebrate the achievements of workers
2 MayTueLabour Day Holiday (Praznik rada)
9 MayTueEurope Day / Victory Day - Remembering those who gave their lives to achieve the victory and end of the World War II. Working Holiday
28 JunWedSaint Vitus's Day (Vidovdan) - According to Julian calendar. Remembrance on the Battle of Kosovo. In the Gregorian calendar it's observed on June 15
21 OctSatNational World War II Victims Remembrance Day (Дан сећања на српске жртве у Другом светском рату) - Working Holiday
11 NovSatArmistice Day (Дан примирја) - To mark the armistice signed between the Allies of World War I and Germany at Compiègne, France, for the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front of World War I at 1918

1 JanThursNew Year's Day
2 JanFriNew Year's Holiday
7 JanWedOrthodox Christmas Day - Bozic
8 JanThursOrthodox Christmas Holiday
14 JanWedSerbian New Year - Orthodox New Year
27 JanTueSt. Sava's Day - Sveti Save, Working Holiday
16 FebMonSovereignty Day (observed)
17 FebTueSovereignty Day of Serbia Holiday
10 AprFriGood Friday (Orthodox)
11 AprSatOrthodox Holy Saturday
12 AprSunOrthodox Easter Day
13 AprMonOrthodox Easter Monday
1 MayFriLabour Day
2 MaySatLabour Day Holiday
9 MaySatEurope Day
28 JunSunSt. Vitus's Day
21 OctWedRemembrance Day
11 NovWedArmistice Day

1 JanFriNew Year's Day
2 JanSatNew Year's Holiday
7 JanThursOrthodox Christmas Day - Bozic
8 JanFriOrthodox Christmas Holiday
14 JanThursSerbian New Year - Orthodox New Year
27 JanWedSt. Sava's Day - Sveti Save, Working Holiday
15 FebMonSovereignty Day (observed)
16 FebTueSovereignty Day of Serbia Holiday
29 AprFriGood Friday (Orthodox)
30 AprSatOrthodox Holy Saturday
1 MaySunOrthodox Easter Day
1 MaySunLabour Day
2 MayMonOrthodox Easter Monday
2 MayMonLabour Day Holiday
9 MayMonEurope Day
28 JunTueSt. Vitus's Day
21 OctFriRemembrance Day
11 NovFriArmistice Day

1 JanMonNew Year's Day
2 JanTueNew Year's Holiday
7 JanSunOrthodox Christmas Day (Bozic)
8 JanMonOrthodox Christmas Day Holiday
14 JanSunSerbian New Year (Orthodox New Year)
27 JanSatSt. Sava's Day (Sveti Save, Working Holiday)
15 FebThursSovereignty Day of Serbia (Sretenje)
16 FebFriSovereignty Day of Serbia Holiday
6 AprFriGood Friday (Orthodox)
7 AprSatOrthodox Holy Saturday
8 AprSunOrthodox Easter Day
9 AprMonOrthodox Easter Monday
1 MayTueLabour Day (Praznik rada)
2 MayWedLabour Day Holiday
9 MayWedEurope Day (Victory Day. Working Holiday)
28 JunThursSt. Vitus's Day (Remembrance of the Battle of Kosovo. Working Holiday)
21 OctSunRemembrance Day (World War II Victims Remembrance Day. Working Holiday)
12 NovMonArmistice Day (Dan primirja)

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