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Easter Saturday in North Macedonia

Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus Christ lay in the tomb after his death, according to the Christian bible. It is the day after Good Friday and the day before Easter Sunday. It is also known as Easter Eve, Easter Even, Black Saturday, or the Saturday before Easter.

Is Easter Saturday a Public Holiday?

Easter Saturday is not a public holiday. It falls on Saturday, April 20, 2019 and most businesses follow regular Saturday opening hours in North Macedonia.

La Pietà by Michelangelo

Holy Saturday commemorates the day that Jesus (sculpture of him pictured above) lay in his tomb after he died. He was resurrected on Easter Sunday, the day after Holy Saturday, according to Christian belief.

©iStockphoto.com/Edward Lin

About Easter Saturday

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Easter Saturday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SatApr 4Easter SaturdayObservance
2016SatMar 26Easter SaturdayObservance
2017SatApr 15Easter SaturdayObservance
2018SatMar 31Easter SaturdayObservance
2019SatApr 20Easter SaturdayObservance
2020SatApr 11Easter SaturdayObservance
2021SatApr 3Easter SaturdayObservance
2022SatApr 16Easter SaturdayObservance
2023SatApr 8Easter SaturdayObservance
2024SatMar 30Easter SaturdayObservance
2025SatApr 19Easter SaturdayObservance

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