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Holidays and events in Ethiopia

Gregorian Date Ethiopian Date* Name Day Non-working day?
06/23/2024 16/10/2016 Pentecost Sunday No
06/24/2024 17/10/2016 Start date of fast of the Apostles Monday No
06/26/2024 19/10/2016 Tsome Dihnet Wednesday No
08/07/2024 01/12/2016 Filseta Fasting Start date Wednesday No
09/11/2024 01/01/2017 Ethiopian New Year Wednesday Yes
09/27/2024 17/01/2017 Cross Finding Day Friday Yes
01/07/2025 29/04/2017 Ethiopian Christmas Tuesday Yes
01/19/2025 11/05/2017 Ethiopian Epiphany Sunday Yes
02/10/2025 03/06/2017 Start date of the fast of Nineveh. Monday No
02/24/2025 17/06/2017 Start date of Hudadi fasting or Abiye Tsome (Lent) Monday No
03/02/2025 23/06/2017 Adwa Sunday Yes
03/23/2025 14/07/2017 Debra zeit Sunday No
04/13/2025 05/08/2017 Palm Sunday or Hosanna Sunday No
04/18/2025 10/08/2017 Good Friday Friday Yes
04/20/2025 12/08/2017 Easter Sunday No
05/01/2025 23/08/2017 Labour Day Thursday Yes
05/05/2025 27/08/2017 Patriots' Victory Day Monday No
05/14/2025 06/09/2017 Rekebe Kahinat Wednesday No
05/28/2025 20/09/2017 Dergue Downfall Wednesday Yes
05/29/2025 21/09/2017 Ascension Thursday No
* Unlike the US date format, Ethiopian Date is commonly written in dd/mm/yyyy form, like 25/02/2012.