Meskal Festival
- Addis Ababa, 26th September (rest of country September 27th),

- Gondar, January 18th and 19th,

Gena (Christmas)
- Lalibela, January 7th,

Fasika (Easter)-
Addis Ababa, highlands, date varies, but it normally falls in April,

Festival of Maryam Zion
Axum, November 30th, Sheikh Hussein Pilgrimage south east Ethiopia, November/ December and January - April.

Ethiopian New Year
- Addis Ababa 12th September.