Alger, Algeria

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Alger, Algeria for 2016 ready to be integrated into your application.

Algeria was founded in 1515. This North African country lies between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sahara Desert. Algeria is the largest country in the African continent, and the world’s largest Arab country. Many notable tribes, empires, and dynasties have called Algeria home. Algeria supplies the European continent with large supplies of natural gas. The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria was founded on July 5, 1962.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 1st Friday Durin's Day
January 12th Tuesday Amazigh New Year's Day
February 23rd Tuesday Founder's Day
February 29th Monday Leap Day
March 3rd Thursday UN World Wildlife Day
March 20th Sunday Weasel Stomping Day
March 20th Sunday March Equinox
April 5th Tuesday First Contact Day
April 6th Wednesday Second Contact Day
May 1st Sunday Labor Day
May 10th Tuesday Whacking Day
May 25th Wednesday The Glorious Twenty-Fifth of May
May 29th Sunday Mother's Day
June 5th Sunday Independence Day
June 19th Sunday Father's Day
June 20th Monday June Solstice
June 22nd Wednesday Summerween
July 6th Wednesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
August 18th Thursday Mail Order Catalog Day
September 12th Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Long weekend.
September 22nd Thursday September Equinox
September 29th Thursday Hive Day
October 2nd Sunday Islamic New Year's Day
October 9th Sunday Federation Day
October 11th Tuesday Ashura
October 31st Monday Harry Potter Day
November 1st Tuesday Revolution Day
December 11th Sunday Birth of the Prophet
December 21st Wednesday December Solstice
December 23rd Friday Festivus
December 25th Sunday Decemberween
December 31st Saturday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
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