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U.S. Embassy Pristina Holidays

The U.S. Embassy Pristina will be closed for the following holidays during the year 2015.

DATE

Day

HOLIDAY

COUNTRY

January 1

Thursday

New Year’s Day 

U.S. /K

January 2

Friday

New Year’s Day 

K

January 7   

Wednesday

Christmas Day (Orthodox)

K

January 19    

Monday

Martin Luther King Birthday    

U.S.

February 16

Monday

President’s Day

U.S

February 17         

Tuesday

Kosovo Independence Day

K

*April 6     

Monday

Easter Monday (Catholic -Observed)     

K

April 9  

Thursday

Kosovo Constitution Day

K

*April 13   

Monday

Easter Monday (Orthodox- Observed)

K

May 1

Friday

May Day

K

*May 11

Monday

Europe Day (Observed)

K

May 25

Monday

Memorial Day     

U.S.

*July 3

Friday

Independence Day         (Observed)

U.S.

**July 17   

Friday

Eid-Al-Fitr

K

September 7

Monday

Labor Day

U.S.

**September 24

Thursday

Eid-Al-Addha (Small Bajram)

K

October 12

Monday

Columbus Day

U.S.

November 11

Wednesday

Veterans Day

U.S.

November 26

Thursday

Thanksgiving Day

U.S.

December 25

Friday

Christmas Day

U.S. /K


* Actual holiday falls on a weekend or on a non working day and will be observed as noted

** The Date depends on the lunar cycle - therefore the dates may change 

 

U.S. Embassy Skopje Holidays

The U.S. Embassy Skopje will be closed for the following holidays during the year 2015.

January 1

Thursday

New Year’s Day

January 7

Wednesday

Orthodox Christmas (M)

January 19

Monday

Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (U.S.)

February 16

Monday

Washington’s Birthday (U.S.)

April 12

Sunday

Observed on Monday, April 13

Orthodox Easter (M)

May 1

Friday

Labor Day (M)

May 24

Sunday

Observed on Monday, May 25 

Saint Cyril and Methodius Day (M)

May 25

Monday

Memorial Day  (U.S.)

July 3

Friday

Independence Day (U.S.)

July 17

Friday

Ramadan Bajram (M)

August 2

Sunday

Observed on Monday, Aug 3 

Ilinden Uprising Day  (M)

September 7

Monday 

Labor Day  (U.S.)

September 8

Tuesday 

Independence Day (M)

 

October 11

Sunday

Observed on Monday, Oct 12

People’s Uprising Against Fascism (M)

October 12

Monday 

Columbus Day (U.S.)

 

October 23

Friday 

Revolutionary Struggle Day (M)

November 11

Wednesday

Veterans  Day  (U.S.)

November 26

Thursday

Thanksgiving Day (U.S.)

December 8

Tuesday

St. Clement of Ohrid Day (M)

December 25

Friday

Christmas Day (U.S.)

* When a Macedonian holiday falls on a weekend day, the Government of Macedonia usually issues a proclamation a few days before the holiday informing the public that a different day will be the “observed” holiday.