Public holidays and observances in Zimbabwe

Year 2021

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Friday New Year Public Holiday
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
April 18 Sunday Independence Day Public Holiday
May 1 Saturday Workers Day Public Holiday
May 9 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Tuesday Africa Day Public Holiday
June 20 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Monday June Solstice Season
August 9 Monday Heroes' Day National holiday
August 10 Tuesday Defence Forces Day Public Holiday
September 22 Wednesday September equinox Season
December 21 Tuesday December Solstice Season
December 22 Wednesday Unity Day Public Holiday
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 Public Holiday
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
April 18 Monday Independence Day Public Holiday
May 1 Sunday Workers Day Public Holiday
May 8 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Wednesday Africa Day Public Holiday
June 19 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Tuesday June Solstice Season
August 8 Monday Heroes' Day National holiday
August 9 Tuesday Defence Forces Day Public Holiday
September 23 Friday September equinox Season
December 21 Wednesday December Solstice Season
December 22 Thursday Unity Day Public Holiday
December 25 Sunday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Monday Boxing Day National holiday

Year 2023

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Sunday New Year Public Holiday
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
April 18 Tuesday Independence Day Public Holiday
May 1 Monday Workers Day Public Holiday
May 14 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Thursday Africa Day Public Holiday
June 18 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 21 Wednesday June Solstice Season
August 8 Tuesday Defence Forces Day Public Holiday
August 14 Monday Heroes' Day National holiday
September 23 Saturday September equinox Season
December 22 Friday Unity Day Public Holiday
December 22 Friday December Solstice Season
December 25 Monday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Tuesday Boxing Day National holiday

Year 2024

Date Weekday Public holiday name Public holiday type
January 1 Monday New Year Public Holiday
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
April 18 Thursday Independence Day Public Holiday
May 1 Wednesday Workers Day Public Holiday
May 12 Sunday Mother's Day Observance
May 25 Saturday Africa Day Public Holiday
June 16 Sunday Father's Day Observance
June 20 Thursday June Solstice Season
August 12 Monday Heroes' Day National holiday
August 13 Tuesday Defence Forces Day Public Holiday
September 22 Sunday September equinox Season
December 21 Saturday December Solstice Season
December 22 Sunday Unity Day Public Holiday
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day National holiday
December 26 Thursday Boxing Day National holiday