Public holidays and observances in Myanmar

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 4 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
January 13 Sunday Kayin New Year Day Public Holiday
February 12 Tuesday Union Day Public Holiday
March 3 Sunday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
March 4 Monday Maha Shivaratri Optional Holiday
March 21 Thursday Holi National and Hinduism holiday
March 21 Thursday March equinox Season
March 27 Wednesday Armed Forces' Day Public Holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 19 Friday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
August 15 Thursday Raksha Bandhan Hindu Holiday
August 24 Saturday Janmashtami Public Holiday
September 2 Monday Ganesh Chaturthi Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
September 29 Sunday Navaratri Hindu Holiday
October 8 Tuesday Dussehra Gazetted Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Kayin New Year Day Public Holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 4 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 12 Wednesday Union Day Public Holiday
February 21 Friday Maha Shivaratri Optional Holiday
March 3 Tuesday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
March 10 Tuesday Holi National and Hinduism holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
March 27 Friday Armed Forces' Day Public Holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
June 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
July 19 Sunday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
August 3 Monday Raksha Bandhan Hindu Holiday
August 11 Tuesday Janmashtami Public Holiday
August 22 Saturday Ganesh Chaturthi Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 17 Saturday Navaratri Hindu Holiday
October 25 Sunday Dussehra Gazetted Holiday
December 21 Monday December Solstice Season
December 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 4 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 12 Friday Union Day Public Holiday
March 3 Wednesday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
March 27 Saturday Armed Forces' Day Public Holiday
May 1 Saturday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 19 Monday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 4 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
February 12 Saturday Union Day Public Holiday
March 3 Thursday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
March 27 Sunday Armed Forces' Day Public Holiday
May 1 Sunday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 19 Tuesday Martyrs' Day Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday