There are 13 officially recognized Public Holidays in Bulgaria. Public Holiday is usually a non-working day during the current year and it is generally established by law.

Public holidays are days of celebration where countries celebrate important historical or religious events. In some cases, there are public holidays which are celebrated exclusively in certain region of the country.

NameNative NameDateType
New Year’s DayНова година01. Jan. 2020 National Holiday
Liberation DayДен на Освобождението на България от османско иго03. Mar. 2020 National Holiday
Easter SundayВелика събота12. Apr. 2020 Religious Holiday
Easter MondayВеликден13. Apr. 2020 Religious Holiday
International Workers’ DayДен на труда и на международната работническа солидарност01. May. 2020 National Holiday
Saint George’s DayДен на храбростта и Българската армия06. May. 2020 National Holiday
Bulgarian Education and Culture and Slavonic Literature DayДен на българската просвета и култура и на славянската писменост24. May. 2020 National Holiday
Unification DayДен на Съединението06. Sep. 2020 National Holiday
Independence DayДен на независимостта на България22. Sep. 2020 National Holiday
National Awakening DayДен на народните будители01. Nov. 2020 National Holiday
Christmas EveБъдни вечер24. Dec. 2020 National Holiday
ChristmasРождество Христово I25. Dec. 2020 National Holiday
Christmas (2nd Day)Рождество Христово II26. Dec. 2020 National Holiday