Here in Croatia we have an interesting habit; If you can merge non-working days because of the public holidays you should surely go for it! This time, we are bringing you a list of annual public holidays in Croatia. These informations will be important for you in many ways. But first, you have to know all the dates of our celebrations, so you can enjoy them with us… We promise you, it will be FUN!

Bozo Prlenda Sv. Vlaho

If you are in Dubrovnik on February 3rd, you can come and see one of the most popular fests in this area. Of course- it’s a Festivity of Saint Blaise. But we want you to know that during public holidays, the majority of shops, businesses, restaurants, cafes, banks are closed. So, mark these days on your travel calendar and enjoy Croatia, just like the locals do!


Dubrovnik Winter Festival Winter Events In Dubrovnik Advent In Dubrovnik Festivity of St. Blaise

Croatia Public Holidays for 2017 

1 January – New Year’s Day

6 January – Epiphany

3 February – Dubrovnik Festivity of Saint Blaise

17 April – Easter Monday

1 May – Labour Day

15 June – Corpus Christi

22 June – Anti-Fascist Resistance Day

25 June – Statehood Day

5 August – Victory & Homeland Thanksgiving Day

15 August – Assumption of the Virgin Mary

8 October – Independence Day

1 November – All Saints’ Day

25 December – Christmas Day

26 December – St. Stephen’s Day

Photos by: Dubravko Lenert / Božo Prlenda