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Holidays and Observances in Bangladesh in 2020

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Holidays and Observances in Bangladesh in 2020

Date NameType
Jan 1WednesdayNew Year's DayOptional Holiday
Jan 10FridayBangabandhu Homecoming DayObservance
Jan 29WednesdaySaraswati PujaOptional Holiday
Feb 9SundayMaghi PurnimaOptional Holiday
Feb 14FridayValentine's DayObservance
Feb 21FridayMaha ShivaratriOptional Holiday
Feb 21FridayLanguage Martyrs' DayPublic Holiday
Feb 26WednesdayAsh WednesdayOptional Holiday
Mar 2MondayNational Flag DayObservance
Mar 9MondayDoljatraOptional Holiday
Mar 10TuesdayHoliHindu Holiday
Mar 17TuesdaySheikh Mujibur Rahman’s birthdayPublic Holiday
Mar 20FridayMarch EquinoxSeason
Mar 22SundayShab-e-MerajOptional Holiday
Mar 26ThursdayIndependence DayPublic Holiday
Apr 8WednesdayShab e-BaratPublic Holiday
Apr 9ThursdayMaundy ThursdayOptional Holiday
Apr 10FridayGood FridayOptional Holiday
Apr 11SaturdayHoly SaturdayOptional Holiday
Apr 12SundayEaster DayOptional Holiday
Apr 13MondayChaitra SankrantiOptional Holiday
Apr 13MondayEaster MondayOptional Holiday
Apr 14TuesdayBengali New YearPublic Holiday
May 1FridayMay DayPublic Holiday
May 7ThursdayBuddha Purnima/VesakNational holiday
May 10SundayMothers' DayObservance
May 19TuesdayShab-e-qadrPublic Holiday
May 22FridayJumatul BidahPublic Holiday
May 25MondayEid ul-FitrPublic Holiday
May 26TuesdayEid ul-Fitr HolidayPublic Holiday
May 27WednesdayEid ul-Fitr HolidayPublic Holiday
May 28ThursdayEid ul-Fitr HolidayOptional Holiday
Jun 21SundayJune SolsticeSeason
Jun 21SundayFathers' DayObservance
Jul 1WednesdayJuly 1 Bank HolidayBank Holiday
Jul 5SundayAshari PurnimaOptional Holiday
Jul 31FridayEid al-AdhaPublic Holiday
Aug 1SaturdayEid al-Adha Day 2Public Holiday
Aug 2SundayEid al-Adha Day 3Public Holiday
Aug 3MondayRaksha BandhanHindu Holiday
Aug 3MondayEid al-Adha Day 4Optional Holiday
Aug 12WednesdayJanmashtamiPublic Holiday
Aug 15SaturdayNational Mourning DayPublic Holiday
Aug 22SaturdayGanesh ChaturthiHindu Holiday
Aug 29SaturdayAshuraPublic Holiday
Sep 2WednesdayMadhu PurnimaOptional Holiday
Sep 17ThursdayMahalayaOptional Holiday
Sep 22TuesdaySeptember EquinoxSeason
Oct 13TuesdayAkhari Chahar SombaOptional Holiday
Oct 17SaturdayFirst Day of NavaratriHindu Holiday
Oct 25SundayDurga PujaPublic Holiday
Oct 31SaturdayPrabarana PurnimaOptional Holiday
Oct 31SaturdayHalloweenObservance
Nov 14SaturdayLakshmi PujaOptional Holiday
Nov 14SaturdaySri Shayama PujaOptional Holiday
Nov 27FridayFateha-i-YajdahamOptional Holiday
Dec 16WednesdayVictory DayPublic Holiday
Dec 21MondayDecember SolsticeSeason
Dec 24ThursdayChristmas EveOptional Holiday
Dec 25FridayChristmas DayPublic Holiday
Dec 26SaturdayBoxing DayOptional Holiday
Dec 31ThursdayNew Year's EveBank Holiday

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