Serbia Holidays 2023

There are ten public holidays in Serbia in 2023, three of which fall on weekends.

New Year's Day
New Year Holiday, celebrated on January 1 and 2, 2023, is the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar, and it is one of the most popular holidays in the world.

Orthodox Christmas Day
Orthodox Christmas Day commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. Christmas Day is a holiday of sharing. People exchange Christmas gifts and cards with families and friends. It is celebrated on January 7, 2023.

Statehood Day
Statehood Day is a public holiday in Serbia, observed on February 15 and 16, 2023. The holiday commemorates the anniversary of the First Serbian Uprising in 1804 and the first modern Serbian Constitution in 1835.

Orthodox Good Friday
Orthodox Good Friday is a Christian holiday celebrating the crucifixion of Jesus and his death at Calvary. It is observed on Friday immediately preceding Easter Sunday, April 14, 2023.

Orthodox Easter Monday
Easter Monday is to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, and it is the Monday after Easter Sunday. Orthodox Easter Monday is observed on April 17, 2023.

Labour Day
Labour Day is observed on May 1 and 2, 2023, and it celebrates the achievements of workers. The holiday originates in the eight-hour day movement, which is eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.

Armistice Day
Armistice Day is a public holiday in Serbia, observed on November 11, 2023. The holiday commemorates the armistice agreement signed between the Allies and Germany at Compi├Ęgne, France, which took effect on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918.

The following is the list of public holidays in Serbia in 2023.

HolidayDateWeekdayNote
New Year's DayJan 01, 2023SundayPublic Holiday
New Year HolidayJan 02, 2023MondayPublic Holiday
New Year HolidayJan 03, 2023TuesdayObserved
Orthodox Christmas DayJan 07, 2023SaturdayPublic Holiday
Statehood DayFeb 15, 2023WednesdayPublic Holiday
Statehood Day HolidayFeb 16, 2023ThursdayPublic Holiday
Orthodox Good FridayApr 14, 2023FridayPublic Holiday
Orthodox Easter MondayApr 17, 2023MondayPublic Holiday
Labour DayMay 01, 2023MondayPublic Holiday
Labour Day HolidayMay 02, 2023TuesdayPublic Holiday
Armistice DayNov 11, 2023SaturdayPublic Holiday

Please also check the working days in Serbia in 2023.

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