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Bulgaria Public Holidays 2026

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

1 JanThuNew Year's Day
3 MarTueLiberation Day
10 AprFriOrthodox Good Friday
11 AprSatOrthodox Easter Saturday
12 AprSunOrthodox Easter Sunday
13 AprMonOrthodox Easter Monday
1 MayFriLabour Day
6 MayWedSaint George's Day / Army Day
24 MaySunCulture and Literacy Day
25 MayMonCulture and Literacy Day Holiday
6 SepSunUnification Day
7 SepMonUnification Day Holiday
22 SepTueIndependence Day
1 NovSunDay of the Bulgarian Enlighteners *
24 DecThuChristmas Eve
25 DecFriChristmas Day
26 DecSat2nd Day of Christmas
28 DecMonChristmas Holiday
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— Day of the Bulgarian Enlighteners is a holiday for all educational institutions only.