Public holidays and observances in Vanuatu

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year's Day National holiday
February 21 Sunday Father Lini Day Public Holiday
February 22 Monday Father Lini Day observed Public Holiday
March 5 Friday Custom Chief's Day Public Holiday
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Saturday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 13 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 24 Saturday Children's Day Observance
July 26 Monday Children's Day observed National holiday
July 30 Friday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 15 Sunday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Thursday September equinox Season
October 5 Tuesday Constitution Day Public Holiday
November 29 Monday Unity Day Public Holiday
December 22 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Sunday Family Day Common Local holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year's Day National holiday
February 21 Monday Father Lini Day Public Holiday
March 5 Saturday Custom Chief's Day Public Holiday
March 7 Monday Custom Chief's Day observed Public Holiday
March 21 Monday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Sunday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 26 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 24 Sunday Children's Day Observance
July 25 Monday Children's Day observed National holiday
July 30 Saturday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 1 Monday Independence Day observed Public Holiday
August 15 Monday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 5 Wednesday Constitution Day Public Holiday
November 29 Tuesday Unity Day Public Holiday
December 22 Thursday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Family Day Common Local holiday

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year's Day National holiday
February 21 Tuesday Father Lini Day Public Holiday
March 5 Sunday Custom Chief's Day Public Holiday
March 6 Monday Custom Chief's Day observed Public Holiday
March 21 Tuesday March equinox Season
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 10 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Monday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 18 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 22 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 24 Monday Children's Day Observance
July 30 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
July 31 Monday Independence Day observed Public Holiday
August 15 Tuesday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
October 5 Thursday Constitution Day Public Holiday
November 29 Wednesday Unity Day Public Holiday
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday Family Day Common Local holiday

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year's Day National holiday
February 21 Wednesday Father Lini Day Public Holiday
March 5 Tuesday Custom Chief's Day Public Holiday
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 29 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 1 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day / May Day Public Holiday
May 9 Thursday Ascension Day National holiday
June 21 Friday June Solstice Season
July 24 Wednesday Children's Day Observance
July 30 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
August 15 Thursday Assumption of Mary Common Local holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
October 5 Saturday Constitution Day Public Holiday
October 7 Monday Constitution Day observed Public Holiday
November 29 Friday Unity Day Public Holiday
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Family Day Common Local holiday