Holidays

List of holidays for the year 2018

Occasion

Date & Day

DH New Year’s Day Monday, 01 January 2018
BH Martyrs Day and International Mother Language Day Wednesday, 21 February 2018
BH Birthday of the Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Saturday, 17 March 2018
BH Independence & National Day Monday, 26 March 2018
DH Easter Sunday Sunday, 1 April 2018
DH Easter Monday Monday, 2 April 2018
BH Bangla New Year’s Day Saturday, 14 April 2018
DH King’s Day/National Day of the Netherlands Friday, 27 April 2018
BH *Buddha Purnima (Boishakhi Purnima) Sunday, 29 April 2018
BH * Shab-e-Barat & May Day Tuesday, 1 May 2018
DH Liberation Day (1945) of the Netherlands Saturday, 5 May 2018
DH Ascension Day Thursday, 10 May 2018
DH Whit Sunday Sunday, 20 May 2018
DH Whit Monday Monday, 21 May 2018
BH * Shab-e-Kadar Monday, 11 June 2018
BH * Eid-ul-Fitr Thursday-Saturday , 14-16 June 2018
BH National Mourning Day Wednesday, 15 August 2018
BH * Eid-ul-Adha Monday-Wednesday, 20-22 August 2018
BH Shuvo Janmastami Sunday, 2 September 2018
BH * Ashura Thursday, 20 September 2018
BH Durga Puja (Bijoya Dashami) Friday, 19 October 2018
BH * Eid-E-Miladunnabi Tuesday, 20 November 2018
BH Victory Day Sunday, 16 December 2018
BH/DH Christmas Day Tuesday, 25 December 2018
DH Boxing Day Wednesday, 26 December, 2018

NB:        (a)   *Subject to sighting of the Moon.

(b)   BH=Bangladesh Government Holidays & DH=Dutch Government Holidays.

(c)  Please confirm by calling the Embassy at +31-70-328 3722 as the above calendar is subject to change.