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National holidays

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National holidays in the Republic of Slovenia are work-free days, except Primož Trubar Day, Day of Slovenes in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation, Day of Restoration of the Primorska Region to the Motherland, Sovereignty Day and Rudolf Maister Day, which are not work-free days.

National Holidays

  • 1 and 2 January: New Year
  • 8 February: Prešeren Day, Slovenian Cultural Holiday
  • 27 April: Day of Uprising Against Occupation
  • 1 and 2 May: May Day Holiday
  • 8 June: Primož Trubar Day*
  • 25 June: Statehood Day
  • 17 August: Day of Slovenes in Prekmurje Incorporated into the Mother Nation
  • 15 September: Day of Restoration of the Primorska Region to the Motherland
  • 25 October: Sovereignty Day*
  • 1 November: All Saints Day
  • 23 November: Rudolf Maister Day*

* not a work-free day

Other work-free days

  • Easter Sunday and Monday  
  • Whit Sunday  
  • 15 August - Assumption Day
  • 31 October - Reformation Day
  • 25 December - Christmas