Public holidays and observances in Tanzania

Year 2019

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Tuesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 12 Saturday Zanzibar Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
April 7 Sunday Karume Day Public Holiday
April 19 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 21 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 22 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 26 Friday Union Day Public Holiday
May 1 Wednesday Worker's Day Public Holiday
May 12 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 5 Wednesday Eid el Fitri Public Holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 7 Sunday Saba Saba Public Holiday
August 8 Thursday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
August 12 Monday Eid el Hajj Public Holiday
September 23 Monday September equinox Season
October 14 Monday Mwalimu Nyerere Day Public Holiday
November 10 Sunday Prophet's Birthday Muslim holiday
December 9 Monday Republic Day Public Holiday
December 22 Sunday December Solstice Season
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Silent Day
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday

Year 2020

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Wednesday New Year's Day National holiday
January 12 Sunday Zanzibar Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Friday March equinox Season
April 7 Tuesday Karume Day Public Holiday
April 10 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 12 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 13 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 26 Sunday Union Day Public Holiday
May 1 Friday Worker's Day Public Holiday
May 10 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
May 24 Sunday Eid el Fitri Public Holiday
June 20 Saturday June Solstice Season
July 7 Tuesday Saba Saba Public Holiday
July 31 Friday Eid el Hajj Public Holiday
August 8 Saturday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
September 22 Tuesday September equinox Season
October 14 Wednesday Mwalimu Nyerere Day Public Holiday
October 29 Thursday Prophet's Birthday Muslim holiday
December 9 Wednesday Republic 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

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
January 12 Tuesday Zanzibar Revolution Day Public 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
April 7 Wednesday Karume Day Public Holiday
April 26 Monday Union Day Public Holiday
May 1 Saturday Worker's Day Public Holiday
May 9 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
May 13 Thursday Eid el Fitri Public Holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 7 Wednesday Saba Saba Public Holiday
July 20 Tuesday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 8 Sunday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 14 Thursday Mwalimu Nyerere Day Public Holiday
October 19 Tuesday Prophet's Birthday Muslim holiday
December 9 Thursday Republic Day 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

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
January 12 Wednesday Zanzibar Revolution Day Public Holiday
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 7 Thursday Karume Day Public Holiday
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Sunday Observance
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
April 26 Tuesday Union Day Public Holiday
May 1 Sunday Worker's Day Public Holiday
May 3 Tuesday Eid el Fitri Public Holiday
May 8 Sunday Mothers' Day Observance
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 7 Thursday Saba Saba Public Holiday
July 10 Sunday Eid al-Adha Public Holiday
August 8 Monday Peasants' Day Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 8 Saturday Prophet's Birthday Muslim holiday
October 14 Friday Mwalimu Nyerere Day Public Holiday
December 9 Friday Republic 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