Sofia (stolitsa), Bulgaria

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Sofia (stolitsa), Bulgaria for 2024 ready to be integrated into your application.

Founded in 681 AD, the country of Bulgaria is a Balkan nation located in Southeast Europe. Bulgaria was a battleground between many ancient cultures. This led to Bulgaria becoming a cultural melting pot over thousands of years, and the development of the Cyrillic script. In the early 1990’s the Republic of Bulgaria was established.

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Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Monday New Year's Day Long weekend.
February 1st Thursday Day of Remembrance and Respect to Victims of the Communist Regime
March 1st Friday Baba Marta Day Long weekend.
March 3rd Sunday Liberation Day
March 4th Monday Liberation Day (Observed) Long weekend.
March 8th Friday International Women's Day Long weekend.
March 8th Friday Mother's Day Long weekend.
March 20th Wednesday March Equinox
May 1st Wednesday Labor Day
May 3rd Friday Orthodox Good Friday Long weekend.
May 4th Saturday Orthodox Holy Saturday
May 5th Sunday Orthodox Easter
May 6th Monday Saint George's Day Long weekend.
May 6th Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Long weekend.
May 24th Friday Saints Cyril and Methodius Day Long weekend.
June 12th Wednesday Father's Day
June 20th Thursday June Solstice
September 6th Friday Unification Day Long weekend.
September 22nd Sunday September Equinox
September 22nd Sunday Independence Day
September 23rd Monday Independence Day (Observed) Long weekend.
November 1st Friday National Awakening Day Long weekend.
December 21st Saturday December Solstice
December 24th Tuesday Christmas Eve
December 25th Wednesday Christmas Day
December 26th Thursday Day after Christmas
December 31st Tuesday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.
Long weekends are based on non-working days and not Saturday and Sunday explicitly.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
GET /v1/holidays
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$ curl -G -d country="BG-22" -d year="2024" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"
import "github.com/joshtronic/go-holidayapi"
hapi := holidayapi.NewV1("__YOUR_API_KEY__")
holidays, err := hapi.Holidays(map[string]interface{}{
  "country": "BG-22",
  "year": "2024",
})
import { HolidayAPI } from 'holidayapi';
const key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
const holidayApi = new HolidayAPI({ key });
holidayApi.holidays({
  country: 'BG-22',
  year: '2024',
});
$key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__';
$holiday_api = new \HolidayAPI\Client(['key' => $key]);
$holidays = $holiday_api->holidays([
  'country' => 'BG-22',
  'year' => '2024',
]);
$Body = @{}
$Body.key = "__YOUR_API_KEY__"
$Body.country = "BG-22"
$Body.year = "2024"
$Result = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $Url -Body $Body
$Result.holidays
import holidayapi
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = holidayapi.v1(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BG-22',
  'year': '2024',
})
require 'ruby-holidayapi'
key = '__YOUR_API_KEY__'
hapi = HolidayAPI::V1.new(key)
holidays = hapi.holidays({
  'country': 'BG-22',
  'year': '2024',
})