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Holidays and events in Ethiopia

Gregorian Date Ethiopian Date* Name Day Non-working day?
09/11/2022 01/01/2015 Ethiopian New Year Sunday Yes
09/27/2022 17/01/2015 Cross Finding Day Tuesday Yes
01/07/2023 29/04/2015 Ethiopian Christmas Saturday Yes
01/19/2023 11/05/2015 Ethiopian Epiphany Thursday Yes
02/06/2023 29/05/2015 Start date of the fast of Nineveh. Monday No
02/20/2023 13/06/2015 Start date of Hudadi fasting or Abiye Tsome (Lent) Monday No
03/02/2023 23/06/2015 Adwa Thursday Yes
03/19/2023 10/07/2015 Debra zeit Sunday No
04/09/2023 01/08/2015 Palm Sunday or Hosanna Sunday No
04/14/2023 06/08/2015 Good Friday Friday Yes
04/16/2023 08/08/2015 Easter Sunday No
05/01/2023 23/08/2015 Labour Day Monday Yes
05/05/2023 27/08/2015 Patriots' Victory Day Friday No
05/10/2023 02/09/2015 Rekebe Kahinat Wednesday No
05/25/2023 17/09/2015 Ascension Thursday No
05/28/2023 20/09/2015 Dergue Downfall Sunday Yes
06/04/2023 27/09/2015 Pentecost Sunday No
06/05/2023 28/09/2015 Start date of fast of the Apostles Monday No
06/07/2023 30/09/2015 Tsome Dihnet Wednesday No
* Unlike the US date format, Ethiopian Date is commonly written in dd/mm/yyyy form, like 25/02/2012.