Myanmar has a total of 30 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 Holiday
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 New Year Holiday is a public holiday in Myanmar
Independence Day
Friday, January 4, 2019 Independence Day is a public holiday in Myanmar
Kayin New Year Day
Sunday, January 6, 2019 Kayin New Year Day is a public holiday in Myanmar
Union Day
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Union Day is a public holiday in Myanmar
Peasants' Day
Saturday, March 2, 2019 Peasants' Day is a public holiday in Myanmar
Maha Shivaratri
Monday, March 4, 2019 Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar
March Equinox
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 March Equinox in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)
Full Moon Day of Tabaung
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Full Moon Day of Tabaung is a public holiday in Myanmar
Holi
Thursday, March 21, 2019 Holi is a spring festival of colors celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs and others. It celebrates the triumph of good over evil and the upcoming season of spring. The festival can last up to sixteen days.
Armed Forces' Day
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 Armed Forces' Day is a public holiday in Myanmar
Maha Thingyan (Water Festival)
Saturday, April 13, 2019 Maha Thingyan (Water Festival) is a public holiday in Myanmar
Labor Day / May Day
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 May Day, or Labor Day, is a day off for workers in many countries around the world.
Full Moon Day of Kasong
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Full Moon Day of Kasong is a public holiday in Myanmar
June Solstice
Friday, June 21, 2019 June Solstice in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)
Full Moon Day of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent)
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 Full Moon Day of Waso (Beginning of Buddhist Lent) is a public holiday in Myanmar
Martyrs' Day
Friday, July 19, 2019 Martyrs' Day is a public holiday in Myanmar
Raksha Bandhan
Thursday, August 15, 2019 Raksha Bandhan is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar
Janmashtami
Saturday, August 24, 2019 Krishna Janmashtami is a Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth incarnation of the god Vishnu. It is celebrated on the eighth day of the Hindu month of Bhadrava (Bhadrapada), which is usually in August or September.
Ganesh Chaturthi
Monday, September 2, 2019 Ganesh Chaturthi is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar
September Equinox
Monday, September 23, 2019 September Equinox in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)
Navaratri
Sunday, September 29, 2019 Navaratri is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar
Dussehra
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 Dussehra is a Hindu holiday in Myanmar
Full Moon Day of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent)
Saturday, October 12, 2019 Full Moon Day of Thadingyut (End of Buddhist Lent) is a public holiday in Myanmar
Full Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent)
Sunday, October 13, 2019 Full Moon Day of Thadingyut Holiday (End of Buddhist Lent) is a public holiday in Myanmar
Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone
Sunday, November 10, 2019 Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone is a public holiday in Myanmar
Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone Holiday
Monday, November 11, 2019 Full Moon Day of Tazaungmone Holiday is a public holiday in Myanmar
December Solstice
Sunday, December 22, 2019 December Solstice in Myanmar (Naypyidaw)
Christmas Day
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 Christmas Day is one of the biggest Christian celebrations and falls on December 25 in the Gregorian calendar.
Kayin New Year Day
Thursday, December 26, 2019 Kayin New Year Day is a public holiday in Myanmar
New Year Holiday
Tuesday, December 31, 2019 New Year Holiday is a public holiday in Myanmar