Public holidays and observances in Mauritius

Year 2018

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
February 1 Thursday Abolition of Slavery Public Holiday
February 3 Saturday Thaipoosam Cavadee Public Holiday
February 19 Monday Chinese Spring Festival Public Holiday
March 7 Wednesday Maha Shivaratree Public Holiday
March 12 Monday National Day Public Holiday
March 20 Tuesday March equinox Season
April 14 Saturday Tamizh Puttaandu Public Holiday
May 1 Tuesday Labour Day National holiday
May 13 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 15 Friday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 17 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 15 Wednesday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Sunday September equinox Season
November 1 Thursday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Friday Arrival of indentured Labourers Public Holiday
December 21 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Tuesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year Public Holiday
February 1 Friday Abolition of Slavery Public Holiday
February 3 Sunday Thaipoosam Cavadee Public Holiday
February 19 Tuesday Chinese Spring Festival Public Holiday
March 7 Thursday Maha Shivaratree Public Holiday
March 12 Tuesday National Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 14 Sunday Tamizh Puttaandu Public Holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labour Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
June 5 Wednesday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
November 1 Friday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Saturday Arrival of indentured Labourers Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year Public Holiday
February 1 Saturday Abolition of Slavery Public Holiday
February 3 Monday Thaipoosam Cavadee Public Holiday
February 19 Wednesday Chinese Spring Festival Public Holiday
March 7 Saturday Maha Shivaratree Public Holiday
March 12 Thursday National Day Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 14 Tuesday Tamizh Puttaandu Public Holiday
May 1 Friday Labour Day National holiday
May 10 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 24 Sunday Eid al-Fitr Public Holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
June 21 Sunday Father's Day Observance
August 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
November 1 Sunday All Saints Day National holiday
November 2 Monday Arrival of indentured Labourers Public Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday