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Christmas Day in North Macedonia

Christmas Day, on December 25, is one of the most festive Christian holidays in many countries around the world. It celebrates Jesus' birth.

Is Christmas Day a Public Holiday?

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

In 2021, it falls on a Saturday, and some businesses may choose to follow Saturday opening hours.

Many people celebrate Christmas Day with a festive meal.

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About Christmas Day

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Christmas Day Observances

Note: A limited number of holidays are designated by the Macedonian government as community or religious holidays.

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2016SunDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2017MonDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2018TueDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2019WedDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2020FriDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2021SatDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2022SunDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2023MonDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2024WedDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2025ThuDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday
2026FriDec 25Christmas DayOptional Holiday

While we diligently research and update our holiday dates, some of the information in the table above may be preliminary. If you find an error, please let us know.