Armenia's festival list is providing on the below list. To celebrate the religious festivals they usually follow the Julian calendar. As we know the dates are pre-dates in Julian's calendar than the Gregorian calendar. So the dates of many festivals vary from other countries to Armenia. They are the first nation who adopt Christian as a state religion. They are mainly Orthodox Christians. According to their calendar here we have listed all the festivals, holidays, and observance.

List of Festivals in Armenia

Holiday Name Date Type Day Remains
New Year's Day Jan 01 Holiday 0 minutes
World Braille Day Jan 04 Observance 0 minutes
Christmas Eve Jan 05 Holiday 0 minutes
Armenian Christmas Eve Jan 05 Holiday 0 minutes
Christmas Day Jan 06 Holiday 0 minutes
Armenian Christmas Day Jan 06 Holiday 0 minutes
Epiphany Jan 06 Holiday 0 minutes
International Programmers' Day Jan 07 Observance 0 minutes
Christmas Remembrance Day Jan 07 Holiday 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
Army Day Jan 28 Holiday 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
World Kidney Day Mar 11 Observance 0 minutes
March Equinox/ Vernal Equinox Day Mar 20 Observance 0 minutes
Earth Hour Mar 27 Observance 0 minutes
April Fool's Day Apr 01 Observance 0 minutes
Mother's Day Apr 07 Observance 0 minutes
International Day for Monuments and Sites Apr 18 Observance 0 minutes
Genocide Remembrance Day Apr 24 Holiday 0 minutes
Labour Day May 01 Observance 0 minutes
International Workers' Day/May Day May 01 Holiday 0 minutes
World Ovarian Cancer Day May 08 Observance 0 minutes
Mother's Day May 09 Observance 0 minutes
Victory and Peace Day May 09 Holiday 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
Republic Day of Armenia May 28 Holiday 0 minutes
International Parents' Day Jun 01 Observance 0 minutes
Father's Day Jun 20 Observance 0 minutes
International Friendship Day Jul 30 Observance 0 minutes
Friday the 13th Aug 13 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
Still's Disease Awareness Day Sep 17 Observance 0 minutes
Armenian Independence Day Sep 21 Holiday 0 minutes
International Celebrate Bisexuality Day Sep 23 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
Halloween Oct 31 Observance 2 weeks, 1 day
World Vegan Day Nov 01 Observance 2 weeks, 2 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
World AIDS Day Dec 01 Observance 1 month, 2 weeks
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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.
  •   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.
  •   Mother's Day is observed on the first Wednesday of April.
  •   Mother's Day mainly occurs on the second Sunday of the month of May.
  •   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.
  •   World Sight Day celebrates on the second Thursday of the month of October.
  •   Halloween celebrates on the day after All Saints.