Public holidays and observances in Mauritius

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
January 2 Tuesday New Year (Day 2) Public Holiday
February 1 Thursday Abolition of Slavery Public Holiday
March 12 Tuesday National Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 10 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
November 2 Saturday Arrival of indentured Labourers Public Holiday
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2025

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year Public Holiday
January 2 Thursday New Year (Day 2) Public Holiday
February 1 Saturday Abolition of Slavery Public Holiday
March 12 Wednesday National Day Public Holiday
March 20 Thursday March equinox Season
March 31 Monday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
May 1 Thursday Labour Day National holiday
May 11 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 15 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Saturday June Solstice Season
September 22 Monday September equinox Season
November 1 Saturday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Sunday Arrival of indentured Labourers Public Holiday
December 21 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Thursday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2026

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Thursday New Year Public Holiday
January 2 Friday New Year (Day 2) Public Holiday
February 1 Sunday Abolition of Slavery Public Holiday
March 12 Thursday National Day Public Holiday
March 20 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
May 1 Friday Labour Day National holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
August 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Wednesday September equinox Season
November 2 Monday Arrival of indentured Labourers Public Holiday
December 22 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2027

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year Public Holiday
January 2 Saturday New Year (Day 2) Public Holiday
February 1 Monday Abolition of Slavery Public Holiday
March 10 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
March 12 Friday National Day Public Holiday
March 21 Sunday March equinox Season
May 1 Saturday Labour Day National holiday
May 9 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 20 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
November 1 Monday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Tuesday Arrival of indentured Labourers Public Holiday
December 22 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday