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Ethiopian New Year in Ethiopia

Is Ethiopian New Year a Public Holiday?

Ethiopian New Year is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Ethiopian New Year Observances

Holiday currently only shown for years 2015–2020.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatSep 12Ethiopian New YearPublic Holiday
2016SunSep 11Ethiopian New YearPublic Holiday
2017MonSep 11Ethiopian New YearPublic Holiday
2018TueSep 11Ethiopian New YearPublic Holiday
2019ThuSep 12Ethiopian New YearPublic Holiday
2020FriSep 11Ethiopian New YearPublic Holiday

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