Public holidays and observances in Zambia

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year Public Holiday
March 8 Monday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Friday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Saturday March equinox Season
April 2 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 4 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 5 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Saturday May Day National holiday
May 9 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Tuesday Africa Freedom Day Public Holiday
June 20 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
July 5 Monday Heroes Day Public Holiday
July 6 Tuesday Unity Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
October 24 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2022

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Saturday New Year Public Holiday
March 8 Tuesday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Saturday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Sunday March equinox Season
April 15 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 17 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 18 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Sunday May Day National holiday
May 8 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Wednesday Africa Freedom Day Public Holiday
June 19 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
July 4 Monday Heroes Day Public Holiday
July 5 Tuesday Unity Day Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
October 24 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year Public Holiday
March 8 Wednesday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Sunday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Monday March equinox Season
April 7 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
April 9 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 10 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Monday May Day National holiday
May 14 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Thursday Africa Freedom Day Public Holiday
June 18 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
July 3 Monday Heroes Day Public Holiday
July 4 Tuesday Unity Day Public Holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
October 24 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
March 8 Friday International Women's Day United Nations observance
March 12 Tuesday Youth Day Observance
March 20 Wednesday March equinox Season
March 29 Friday Good Friday Silent Day
March 31 Sunday Easter Day Silent Day
April 1 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Wednesday May Day National holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Saturday Africa Freedom Day Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 20 Thursday June Solstice Season
July 1 Monday Heroes Day Public Holiday
July 2 Tuesday Unity Day Public Holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
October 24 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday