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2021 BULGARIA HOLIDAYS

The next public holiday in Bulgaria is

6th September, MondayUnification Day

List of National and Regional Public Holidays of Bulgaria in 2021

DAYDATEHOLIDAY
FridayFriJan 01, 2021Jan 01New Year's Day
WednesdayWedMar 03, 2021Mar 03Liberation Day
FridayFriApr 30, 2021Apr 30Orthodox Good Friday
SaturdaySatMay 01, 2021May 01Orthodox Easter Saturday
SaturdaySatMay 01, 2021May 01Labour Day
SundaySunMay 02, 2021May 02Orthodox Easter Sunday
MondayMonMay 03, 2021May 03Orthodox Easter Monday
ThursdayThuMay 06, 2021May 06St. George's Day
MondayMonMay 24, 2021May 24Culture and the Slavic Letters Day
MondayMonSep 06, 2021Sep 06Unification Day
WednesdayWedSep 22, 2021Sep 22Independence Day
MondayMonNov 01, 2021Nov 01National Awakeners Day
FridayFriDec 24, 2021Dec 24Christmas Eve
SaturdaySatDec 25, 2021Dec 25Christmas
SundaySunDec 26, 2021Dec 262nd Day of Christmas

Public Holidays in Bulgaria

Unification Day

Unification Day

Monday Sep 06, 2021

The upcoming Bulgaria holiday Unification Day is in 32 days from today.

Independence Day

Independence Day

Wednesday Sep 22, 2021

The upcoming Bulgaria holiday Independence Day is in 48 days from today.

National Awakeners Day

National Awakeners Day

Monday Nov 01, 2021

The upcoming Bulgaria holiday National Awakeners Day is in 88 days from today.

2021 Public Holidays Bulgaria Service

The above is the list of 2021 public holidays declared in Bulgaria which includes federal, regional government holidays and popular observances. We also provide Bulgaria holiday calendar for 2021 in Word, Excel, PDF and printable online formats.

Bulgarians celebrate a large number of holidays which are categorized into public holidays, national holidays and religious holidays. The council of ministers sets the holidays at the beginning of each year. The council members provide the public with the dates that guide them on dates of holidays of the specified year. For this reason, the dates of celebration vary depending on the dates set by the council.

Holidays that occur on the weekend are celebrated on a working day under the Bulgarian laws. The government of Bulgaria provides its employees with a paid day off during any national or public holidays.

Workers and students of Bulgaria highly welcome the national holidays. Most of the workers combine their paid leave with holidays to get enough time to have vacations with their families.

Religious groups majorly the Orthodox Church, which is the most dominant Bulgaria, celebrate Easter and Christmas holidays. The most celebrated one is Christmas day. It is marked with a lot of activities starting from church concerts to visiting friends and also having picnics.

The most celebrated national holiday in Bulgaria is the Liberation Day. It is the day that Bulgarians were liberated from the brutal Ottoman rule. The Bulgarians celebrate this day in several ways. Cultural displays and military shows are some of the activities that mark the holiday. The most iconic activity is visiting the memorial liberty on the Shipka peak. The memorial complex was created to commemorate the fallen Bulgarians and Russian during the war.