Holidays in Turkey 2022
Events and Holidays in Turkey – Dates of different public holidays, national holidays, religious holidays, bank holidays, and cultural festivals are mentioned below. You can view information about the dates of all upcoming holidays in the country.
Dates of Events & Holidays in Turkey 2022
Events & Holidays in Turkey 2022
An event is a gathering that takes place at a specific time. It is an important gathering that takes place in a social environment. However, it is a unique moment that is celebrated with ceremony and ritual to meet specific needs. Turkish people are observed to be the livelier and welcome every occasion by arranging their gathering accordingly. Let’s explore some key event in Turkey 2022 that marks the public holidays.
It is a culturally rich country that celebrates diverse festivals in Turkey. From the national days of Turkey to the religious festivals, all are celebrated with great zeal and enthusiasm. Turkish people are
New Year's Day - Sat, Jan 1, 2022
People in Turkey celebrate New Year's Eve with their loved ones by arranging a dinner usually. The main course is traditionally roasted turkey as per their tradition. People also greet each other, celebrate New Year's Eve, and exchange gifts to spread happiness by celebrating this amazing festival in Turkey.
National Sovereignty and Children's Day - Sat, Apr 23, 2022
National Sovereignty and Children's Day marks a public holiday in Turkey. Turkish people commemorate the establishment of the Turkish Grand National Assembly on April 23, 1920. It is also celebrated in Northern Cyprus.
Labor Day - Sun, May 1, 2022
It is a worldwide event celebrated around the globe. However Turkish also considers it as an important day to celebrate. On the occasion of labor day, some people in Turkey participate in demonstrations on the occasion of Labor Day and Solidarity. They demand better conditions for skilled workers and union workers or protest against government policies.
Eid al-Fitr - Likely May 2 – 4, 2022
It is one of the biggest festivals in Turkey called Eid-ul-Fitr or it is celebrated in all Muslim countries with religious values. Eid al Fitr’s 2-3 days are the Public holiday in Turkey.
Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day - Thu, May 19, 2022
Numerous sports events are held across the country on Youth and Sports Day and a large number of people participate in them. There are also celebrations of patriotism and the focus is on freedom leader Mustafa Kemal Ataturk in Turkey.
Eid al-Adha - Jul 9 – 12, 2022
Eid al Adha is a religious festival in turkey celebrated with Islamic guidance. It is widely celebrated in all Muslim countries. This year it would fall on 9-12 July as per the calendar of events in Turkey 2022.
Democracy and National Unity Day - Fri, Jul 15, 2022
It is a festival that showed up unity and harmony among Turkish nationals and Commemorating national unity during the 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's administration.
Victory Day - Tue, Aug 30, 2022
Armed Forces Day, or Victory Day, commemorates the victory in the Battle of Dumlupınar, a decisive battle in Turkey's War of Independence in 1922.
Republic Day of Turkey - Sat, Oct 29, 2022
October 29, is a public holiday in Turkey commemorating the proclamation of the Republic of Turkey.
New Year’s Eve - Sat, Dec 31, 2022
New year's eve is considered the live event in Turkey that is celebrated by everyone to say goodbye to the year and hope the new year to be happy and prosper.