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Orthodox Christmas Eve in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Is Orthodox Christmas Eve a Public Holiday?

Orthodox Christmas Eve is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Orthodox Christmas Eve Observances

Note: In addition to federal public holidays, workers get a limited number of extra days as holidays based on religious or traditional practices.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2016WedJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2017FriJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2018SatJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2019SunJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2020MonJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2021WedJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2022ThuJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2023FriJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2024SatJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday
2025MonJan 6Orthodox Christmas EveOptional Holiday

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