Festivals are the part of culture. Like other nations in the world, Albania people also celebrates different events and festivals. If you are looking for the events and festivals calendar of Albania, here you can go. We have arranged all the event and festival list according to the date. Let's enjoy

List of Festivals in Albania

Holiday Name Date Type Day Remains
New Year's Day Jan 01 Holiday 0 minutes
World Braille Day Jan 04 Observance 0 minutes
International Programmers' Day Jan 07 Observance 0 minutes
World Religion Day Jan 17 Observance 0 minutes
International Customs Day Jan 26 Observance 0 minutes
Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat Jan 28 Observance 0 minutes
World Leprosy Day Jan 31 Observance 0 minutes
World Wetlands Day Feb 02 Observance 0 minutes
World Day of the Sick Feb 11 Observance 0 minutes
Valentine's Day Feb 14 Observance 0 minutes
Self-Injury Awareness Day Mar 01 Observance 0 minutes
International Women's Day Mar 08 Observance 0 minutes
National Festival of Urban Folk Songs Mar 10 Observance 0 minutes
World Kidney Day Mar 11 Observance 0 minutes
Summer Day/Dita e Veres Mar 14 Holiday 0 minutes
March Equinox/ Vernal Equinox Day Mar 20 Observance 0 minutes
Nevruz Day Mar 22 Holiday 0 minutes
Earth Hour Mar 27 Observance 0 minutes
April Fool's Day Apr 01 Observance 0 minutes
Catholic Easter Apr 04 Holiday 0 minutes
International Day for Monuments and Sites Apr 18 Observance 0 minutes
South Outdoor Festival Apr 30 Observance 0 minutes
Labour Day May 01 Observance 0 minutes
International Workers' Day/May Day May 01 Holiday 0 minutes
Gjirokaster Folk Festival May 01 Observance 0 minutes
World Ovarian Cancer Day May 08 Observance 0 minutes
Mother's Day May 09 Observance 0 minutes
International Nurses Day May 12 Observance 0 minutes
World Autoimmune day May 20 Observance 0 minutes
African Liberation Day May 25 Observance 0 minutes
International Parents' Day Jun 01 Observance 0 minutes
UNUM Festival Jun 03 Observance 0 minutes
Kala festival Jun 09 Observance 0 minutes
Father's Day Jun 20 Observance 0 minutes
International Friendship Day Jul 30 Observance 0 minutes
Kruja Mountain Festival Aug 03 Observance 0 minutes
Friday the 13th Aug 13 Observance 0 minutes
Korca Beer Festival Aug 14 Observance 0 minutes
Ashura/10th of Muharram Aug 19 Observance 0 minutes
International Overdose Awareness Day Aug 31 Observance 0 minutes
World Sexual Health Day Sep 04 Observance 0 minutes
Saint Teresa Sanctification Day Sep 05 Holiday 0 minutes
Still's Disease Awareness Day Sep 17 Observance 0 minutes
Tomato Festival Sep 22 Observance 0 minutes
International Celebrate Bisexuality Day Sep 23 Observance 0 minutes
Tirana International Film Festival Sep 24 Observance 0 minutes
World Heart Day Sep 29 Observance 0 minutes
World Vegetarian Day Oct 01 Observance 0 minutes
World Teacher's Day Oct 05 Observance 0 minutes
World Cerebral Palsy Day Oct 06 Observance 0 minutes
World Sight Day Oct 14 Observance 0 minutes
World Stroke Day Oct 29 Observance 1 week, 6 days
World Vegan Day Nov 01 Observance 2 weeks, 2 days
Olive Festival Nov 03 Observance 2 weeks, 4 days
World Pneumonia Day Nov 12 Observance 3 weeks, 6 days
World Prematurity Day Nov 17 Observance 1 month
International Men's Day Nov 19 Observance 1 month
Flag and Independence Day Nov 28 Holiday 1 month, 1 week
Liberation Day of Albania Nov 29 Holiday 1 month, 2 weeks
World AIDS Day Dec 01 Observance 1 month, 2 weeks
National Youth Day Dec 08 Holiday 1 month, 3 weeks
Day off for Christmas Day Dec 24 Observance 2 months, 1 week
Christmas Day Dec 25 Observance 2 months, 1 week
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Holiday Notes

  •   International Programmers' Day usually held on 7th January or 12th or 13th September every year.
  •   World Religion Day celebrates on the third Sunday of January.
  •   Tu Bishvat/Tu B'Shevat is celebrated by the Jewish occurring on the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Shevat
  •   World Leprosy Day celebrates on the last Sunday of January.
  •   The National Festival of Urban Folk Songs mainly celebrates in March every year.
  •   World Kidney Day celebrates on the second Thursday of March.
  •   March Equinox is the day when the duration of night & day are nearly equal.
  •   Earth Hour usually celebrates on the last Saturday of March.
  •   South Outdoor Festival celebrates over 4 days in April.
  •   Gjirokaster Folk Festival formerly celebrates on spring season.
  •   Mother's Day mainly occurs on the second Sunday of the month of May.
  •   Kala festival will start from 9th June on Dhermi, it's a weekly festival.
  •   Mainly Father's Day celebrates on the third Sunday of June. On this sequence this year it is on 20th June.
  •   International Friendship Day worldwide celebrates on July 30. In many countries, people celebrate on the first Sunday of August.
  •   Tirana International Film Festival is a weekly festival of film.
  •   World Sight Day celebrates on the second Thursday of the month of October.
  •   Olive Festival is a kind of food festival.
  •   It is the eve of Christmas day
  •   Christmas Day is observed throughout the world among the Christian Community