Public holidays and observances in Kenya

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Friday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Monday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 1 Monday Madaraka Day Public Holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 20 Tuesday Mashujaa Day Public Holiday
December 12 Saturday Jamhuri Day Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 24 Thursday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Saturday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Saturday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
May 9 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 14 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 1 Tuesday Madaraka Day Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 10 Sunday Moi Day Public Holiday
October 11 Monday Moi Day observed Public Holiday
October 20 Wednesday Mashujaa Day Public Holiday
December 12 Sunday Jamhuri Day Public Holiday
December 13 Monday Jamhuri Day observed Public Holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 24 Friday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Sunday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
May 2 Monday Labour Day/May Day observed National holiday
May 4 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 8 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 1 Wednesday Madaraka Day Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 10 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 10 Monday Moi Day Public Holiday
October 20 Thursday Mashujaa Day Public Holiday
December 12 Monday Jamhuri Day Public Holiday
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 24 Saturday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Boxing Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Christmas Day observed Public Holiday
December 31 Saturday New Year's Eve Observance

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
January 2 Monday New Year's Day observed Public Holiday
March 21 Tuesday March equinox Season
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 9 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 10 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 23 Sunday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 1 Monday Labour Day/May Day National holiday
May 14 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 1 Thursday Madaraka Day Public Holiday
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
June 29 Thursday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
October 10 Tuesday Moi Day Public Holiday
October 20 Friday Mashujaa Day Public Holiday
December 12 Tuesday Jamhuri Day Public Holiday
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 24 Sunday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday Boxing Day National holiday
December 31 Sunday New Year's Eve Observance