Tanzania, United Republic of has a total of 23 holidays in 2019. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downloadable as a csv. Signup here to get started.

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Holiday Date Details
New Year's Day
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.
Zanzibar Revolution Day
Saturday, January 12, 2019 Zanzibar Revolution Day is a public holiday in Tanzania
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Tanzania (Dar es Salaam)
Karume Day
Sunday, April 7, 2019 Karume Day is a public holiday in Tanzania
Good Friday
Friday, April 19, 2019 Good Friday is a global Christian observance two days before Easter Sunday.
Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 21, 2019 Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.
Easter Monday
Monday, April 22, 2019 Easter Monday is the day after Easter Sunday.
Union Day
Friday, April 26, 2019 Union Day is a public holiday in Tanzania
Worker's Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 Worker's Day is a public holiday in Tanzania
Mothers' Day
Sunday, May 12, 2019 Mother’s Day celebrates the achievements and efforts of mothers and mother figures.
Eid el Fitri
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 Eid-al-Fitr is a holiday to mark the end of the Islamic month of Ramadan, during which Muslims fast during the hours of daylight.
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Tanzania (Dar es Salaam)
Saba Saba
Sunday, July 7, 2019 Saba Saba is a public holiday in Tanzania
Farmers' Day
Thursday, August 8, 2019 Farmers' Day is a public holiday in Tanzania
Eid al-Adha
Monday, August 12, 2019 Eid al-Adha (Id ul-Adha) is an Islamic festival falling on the 10th day of the month of Dhul Hijja (Thou al-Hijja) to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim (Abraham) to sacrifice his son.
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Tanzania (Dar es Salaam)
Mwalimu Nyerere Day
Monday, October 14, 2019 Mwalimu Nyerere Day is a public holiday in Tanzania
Sunday, November 10, 2019 Mawlid, or Milad, marks the birth of the Islamic prophet Muhammed, or Mohamed, in the year 570 of the Gregorian calendar.
Independence Day
Monday, December 9, 2019 Independence Day is a public holiday in Tanzania
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Tanzania (Dar es Salaam)
Christmas Eve
Tuesday, December 24, 2019 Christmas Eve is the day before Christmas Day and falls on December 24 in the Gregorian calendar.
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Boxing Day
Thursday, December 26, 2019 Boxing Day is a public holiday in Tanzania